Crowd at the G.G.I.E. on Treasure IslandThe Golden Gate International Exposition (GGIE) on Treasure Island celebrated the completion of the Golden Gate Bridge and the San Francisco - Oakland Bay Bridge. The theme of the fair, "Pageant of the Pacific," gave a Pacific Rim influence to the art, architecture and landscape design at the fairgrounds while blending in modernism and technological innovations.
by sculptor Ralph StackpoleThese digitized images are a small sample of over 2,000 GGIE visual materials -- including photographs, postcards and photo postcards, view books, snapshots and photograph albums -- in the San Francisco Historical Photograph Collection. For more information about the GGIE, contact the San Francisco History Center for books, ephemera, business files, brochures, guidebooks, and posters.