University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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[Electrical Group exhibition building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
461. [Electrical Group exhibition building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
"Electrical housekeeping is carried into the laundry in the General Electric exhibit at A Century of
462. "Electrical housekeeping is carried into the laundry in the General Electric exhibit at A Century of Progress where the newest labor saving devices for the home laundry are demonstrated."
"Electricity at Work in the model show window presents such features as indirect lighting, a revolving
463. "Electricity at Work in the model show window presents such features as indirect lighting, a revolving platform for mannequins and many other innovations at the exhibit of the Electric Light and Power Industry on the second floor of the Electrical Building at the World's Fair."
[Employees from the Century of Progress Mailing Room pose for a group photograph. The photo is undated.]
464. [Employees from the Century of Progress Mailing Room pose for a group photograph. The photo is undated.]

[Employees from the Concessions Department pose for a group photograph. The photo is undated.]
465. [Employees from the Concessions Department pose for a group photograph. The photo is undated.]
[Employees from the Concessions Department pose for a group photograph. The photo is undated.]
466. [Employees from the Concessions Department pose for a group photograph. The photo is undated.]
[Employees from the Treasury division of the Century of Progress Comptroller's Department pose for a
467. [Employees from the Treasury division of the Century of Progress Comptroller's Department pose for a group photograph. The photo is undated.]
"Entertainers, just arrived from Spain, are received at the World's Fair by Col. Robert Isham Randolph,
468. "Entertainers, just arrived from Spain, are received at the World's Fair by Col. Robert Isham Randolph, assistant to the General Manager and Lenox R. Lohr, General Manager of A Century of Progress. They will appear throughout the season at the Spanish Village."

[Entrance to the Century of Progress Court of States exhibit.]
469. [Entrance to the Century of Progress Court of States exhibit.]
"Ernest Buehler, vice president of the Chicago Board of Education, receives a sample of the kind of milk
470. "Ernest Buehler, vice president of the Chicago Board of Education, receives a sample of the kind of milk which will be given free to children who visit the World's Fair on the special Children's Day which has been arranged in conjunction with Fair officials and the Mayor's Keep Chicago Ahead committee. The free milk will be donated by the Chicago Milk Foundation, and Carl Dysenroth, executive secretary of the foundation, here completes arrangements concerning it."
"Even the famous Brian Boru would be envious of the honors heaped on this younger Brian at the World's
471. "Even the famous Brian Boru would be envious of the honors heaped on this younger Brian at the World's Fair yesterday after he won the title of the 'North Side's Most Beautiful Child.' Brian Joseph Burns, 2 years old, 229 East Superior Street, the calm winner, seems quite satisfied to pose for the camera and watch for the 'birdie.' The contest was part of the festivities attendant on the North Side Day celebration at A Century of Progress."
"Even the water carnival performers at the World's Fair Dutch Village have become 'fan-dance minded.'
472. "Even the water carnival performers at the World's Fair Dutch Village have become 'fan-dance minded.' Here is Jim Wilkinson in a burlesque number."

[Evening traffic along Columbus Drive.]
473. [Evening traffic along Columbus Drive.]
Exhibition building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.
474. Exhibition building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.
[Exterior view of "Atomic Energy" by sculptor Ulric Henry Ellerhusen. The caption to the right of the
475. [Exterior view of "Atomic Energy" by sculptor Ulric Henry Ellerhusen. The caption to the right of the figure reads: "Energy is the substance of all things. The cycles of atoms the play of the elements are its forms cast by a mighty hand to become the world's foundations." The image adorned the southeast facade of the Electrical Group building.]
[Exterior view of a side stairway entrance to the Electrical Group building before the grand opening
476. [Exterior view of a side stairway entrance to the Electrical Group building before the grand opening of the Chicago World's Fair, 1933.]

[Exterior view of Magic Mountain, part of the Enchanted Island exhibit at A Century of Progress. The
477. [Exterior view of Magic Mountain, part of the Enchanted Island exhibit at A Century of Progress. The photo was taken in March of 1933, a few months before the grand opening of the Fair.]
[Exterior view of Magic Mountain, part of the Enchanted Island exhibit at A Century of Progress. The
478. [Exterior view of Magic Mountain, part of the Enchanted Island exhibit at A Century of Progress. The photo was taken in March of 1933, a few months before the grand opening of the Fair.]
[Exterior view of one of the sculptures that adorned the facade of the Electrical Group building exhibition
479. [Exterior view of one of the sculptures that adorned the facade of the Electrical Group building exhibition at the Chicago World's Fair, 1933.]
[Exterior view of the Adler Planetarium on Northerly Island.]
480. [Exterior view of the Adler Planetarium on Northerly Island.]
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