World's Fair - Paris 1900
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This has been in our family for a long time. It's now past down to my son.
I remember this as a kid but didn't think to ask about its history. Now my mom is gone and my father has no memory so I guess we'll never know.
The insignia on the top says "Exposition Universelle Internationale. Paris 1900.
It looks like one of the original 3D view masters and has a number of picture cards from various places. The card shown here is of someplace in portugal.
Each card has 2 identical pictures. When you look through the lenses it is 3D, though I'm not sure how.
(Thanks to Susan Littlefield for her description below!)
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