University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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ca. 1933-1934 (29)
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Kaufmann & Fabry co. (19)
William Burton Larsen (1)

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[Two women viewing the Century of Progress from the observation deck of the Skyride.]
41. [Two women viewing the Century of Progress from the observation deck of the Skyride.]
[View of the Century of Progress at night from the Skyride.]
42. [View of the Century of Progress at night from the Skyride.]
[View of the Hall of Science building from the Century of Progress Skyride.]
43. [View of the Hall of Science building from the Century of Progress Skyride.]
"Gloria Swanson is all smiles as she steps from the elevator of the west Skyride tower from the top of
44. "Gloria Swanson is all smiles as she steps from the elevator of the west Skyride tower from the top of which she previewed the 1934 World's Fair. Miss Swanson was the first 1934 Skyride visitor."

"Gloria Swanson looks up and gasps as W.R. Voght, superintendent of the Skyride, points out the platform,
45. "Gloria Swanson looks up and gasps as W.R. Voght, superintendent of the Skyride, points out the platform, 628 feet straight up, from which she has just previewed the 1934 World's Fair. She was the first 1934 Skyride rider."
"Gloria Swanson, first 1934 Skyride visitor, takes a close-up inspection of the Hall of Science after
46. "Gloria Swanson, first 1934 Skyride visitor, takes a close-up inspection of the Hall of Science after getting a bird's-eye-view of it and the rest of the new World's Fair from the top of the 628 foot Skyride tower seen in the background."
"Gloria Swanson, first Skyride visitor in 1934, wears a broad smile as she gets back to earth after previewing
47. "Gloria Swanson, first Skyride visitor in 1934, wears a broad smile as she gets back to earth after previewing the new World's Fair from the air, atop the 628-foot tower seen in the background. Whether the smile indicates the satisfaction at what she saw or relief at being back on solid ground again, Miss Swanson did not say."
"If expressions mean anything, Gloria Swanson and her party seem rather pleased with what they saw when
48. "If expressions mean anything, Gloria Swanson and her party seem rather pleased with what they saw when they previewed the new World's Fair from the top of the west Sky-Ride tower. With Miss Swanson are Walter N. Greaza, leading man in the sketch in which she is now appearing at the Chicago Theater, and her secretary, Mrs. H.A. Richardson. The guard, resplendent in his new uniform, is J.F. Murphy."

"Milady rides in a rickasha, and it's fun on a sunny day. Youth gallops on; it's a way they have at the
49. "Milady rides in a rickasha, and it's fun on a sunny day. Youth gallops on; it's a way they have at the big Chicago World's Fair."
"Sketch of the proposed Sky-Ride. View of the Sky-ride in perspective looking from the base of the west
50. "Sketch of the proposed Sky-Ride. View of the Sky-ride in perspective looking from the base of the west tower."
"This group of school-girls from St. Thomas, Ontario, enjoy the thrills of the safety coaster during
51. "This group of school-girls from St. Thomas, Ontario, enjoy the thrills of the safety coaster during their visit to the Chicago World's Fair. Their trip to the Fair was sponsored by the St. Thomas Times-Gazette."
"Workman on one of the steel girders of the Sky Ride."
52. "Workman on one of the steel girders of the Sky Ride."

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