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Extra-tall traveling Ferris wheel coming to MN State Fair

TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press - May 19, 2017
An extra-tall traveling giant Ferris wheels is coming to the 2017 Minnesota State Fair's Machinery Hill.

LOOK: World's largest spokeless Ferris wheel to open soon in ...

Shanghaiist - May 19, 2017
Back in 1893, George Washington Gale Ferris Jr. unveiled the world's first Ferris wheel, dazzling visitors to the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago. Now ...

Three Ejected From Ferris Wheel Owned By Portland Company

750 KXL - May 19, 2017
Portland, Or. – Two women and a child were ejected from their seat on a ferris wheel Thursday at the Rhododendron Festival in Port Townsend, Washington. The woman in her 40's and her 7 year old son were taken to the hospital to be treated for injuries.

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Ferris Wheel books

Daniel Goes to the Carnival

Daniel Tiger goes to the carnival and rides the Ferris wheel for the first time in this 8x8 storybook based on a very special episode of Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood!

Daniel and his family are going to the carnival! Daniel is excited to ride the Ferris wheel for the very first time. But when he sees just how big it is, he gets nervous. He explores the fun activities and games at the carnival until he is ready to take the big step. As long as his mom is there to hold his hand, Daniel is ready to climb high in the sky on his very first Ferris wheel ride!.
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Mr. Ferris and His Wheel

by: Kathryn Gibbs Davis
A Junior Library Guild Selection

Orbis Pictus Honor for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children

Capturing an engineer's creative vision and mind for detail, this fully illustrated picture book biography sheds light on how the American inventor George Ferris defied gravity and seemingly impossible odds to invent the world's most iconic amusement park attraction, the Ferris wheel.
     A fun, fact-filled text by Kathryn Gibbs Davis combines with Gilbert Ford's dazzling full-color illustrations to transport readers to the 1893 World's Fair, where George Ferris and his big, wonderful wheel lifted passengers to the skies for the first time.
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The Chicago World's Fair of 1893: A Photographic Record

Originally conceived to commemorate the 400th anniversary of Columbus's discovery of America, the World's Columbian Exposition of 1893 was one of the largest (633 acres) and most influential aggregations of human talent, energy, and industry ever assembled. More than 27 million visitors entered the grounds (now Jackson Park) to marvel at the exhibits and displays housed in some 200 buildings, including those of 79 foreign governments and 38 states. Although the Fair had its share of "firsts" (original Ferris wheel, first midway, Edison's kinetoscope, etc.
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The Great Wheel

by: Robert Lawson
Your fortune lies to the west. Keep your face to the sunset . . . and one day you'll ride the greatest wheel in all the world." When Aunt Honora reads this fortune in his tea leaves, Conn Kilroy knows he is destined for greater things than his small Irish village can offer. A letter from his uncle Michael in America offering Conn a partnership in his New York contracting company sets Conn on his western adventure. Just a few short months later Conn's Uncle Patrick lures him even farther west to Chicago, where they join the hardworking crew building what some called Ferris's Folly-the first Ferris wheel-then the largest wheel in the world and the showpiece of Chicago's 1893 World's Columbian Exposition.
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HD Time Lapsed Transforming Ferris Wheel - Carnival Rides - HD Stock Footage

Check Out this HD Time Lapsed Transforming Ferris Wheel! Transforming into fun amusement rides,. Taking over the Fairground. This Big Wheel is more then ...

YENG CONSTANTINO - Ferris Wheel (Official Lyric Video)

Words and Music by Jed Dumawal Musical Arrangement by Ria Villena-Osorio All Vocals Produced and Arranged by Jonathan Manalo Background Vocals ...

how to make a ferris wheel at home

In this video you learn how to make a cool Ferris wheel at home Very Easy. V2. Installing motor.- https://youtu.be/NO5VZuqMpU4 Tools:- popsicle sticks, Card, ...

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FERRIS WHEEL! ELSA & ANNA toddlers at FAIR! Amusement Park, Cotton Candy! Other kids join them

FERRIS WHEEL! This toys dolls parody video shows Elsa and Anna toddlers having fun at the FAIR! They eat tasty popcorn and sweet delicious cotton candy!