Merchandising meccas and other commercial curiosities. Our exhibits range from the early 20th to early 21st centuries.
The completed CINCINNATI UNION TERMINAL encompassed 535,000 square feet and 22 separate buildings. This temple of transportation was heralded, by the Cincinnati Post, as "A work of art embodying all that is finest in various fields of art and science known today." Photo from Library of Congress
Flanking the main entrance into the building's Rotunda are 2 bas relief carvings. On the north end is "Mercury". Photo from Library of Congress
On the south end is "Progress". Photo from Library of Congress