University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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[Native American drumming at the Century of Progress Indian Village.]
81. [Native American drumming at the Century of Progress Indian Village.]
[Native American drumming at the Century of Progress Indian Village.]
82. [Native American drumming at the Century of Progress Indian Village.]
[Nightime view of the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
83. [Nightime view of the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[Officials related to the Mexico's 'Good Will Tour' at the Century of Progress. From left to right: Miss
84. [Officials related to the Mexico's 'Good Will Tour' at the Century of Progress. From left to right: Miss Maria Elena Olhoa; Justo Benitez, an attorney; Eugenio Pasqueiro of the Mexican Consulate; Albert Wimer, in charge of the Century of Progress Mexican Village exhibit; Bearl Spratt; and Miss Mary Spratt.]

[One of the entrances to the Electrical Group exhibition under construction in preparation for A Century
85. [One of the entrances to the Electrical Group exhibition under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress. The sculpture of the man above was dedicated to "The conquest of time and space."]
[One of the first steam locomotives to run on rails, built by inventor Colonel John Stevens, on display
86. [One of the first steam locomotives to run on rails, built by inventor Colonel John Stevens, on display at A Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934. The prototype locomotive on display here contained a boiler steam propulsion system attached to a wagon.]
[One of the main entrances to the Century of Progress "Oriental Village." The facade of the exhibit featured
87. [One of the main entrances to the Century of Progress "Oriental Village." The facade of the exhibit featured Islamic art and architecture.] [There are four towers that look like they are part of a church. There are a lot of people that look like they just left the church in front of the towers.]
[Owens-Illinois Glass House at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
88. [Owens-Illinois Glass House at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]

[Parade in front of the Czechoslovakia pavilion at the Century of Progress International Exposition,
89. [Parade in front of the Czechoslovakia pavilion at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934. The Century of Progress showcased the artistic, cultural, and scientific achievements of Czechoslovakia, then a newly independent country that had won its independence from the Austro-Hungarian Empire at the end of World War One. Anton Cermak, mayor of Chicago from 1931 until his assassination in 1933, just a few months prior to the Century of Progress grand opening, was a Czech immigrant from Bohemia.]
[Participants at the Central States Parole conference which was held at Illinois Host House at the Century
90. [Participants at the Central States Parole conference which was held at Illinois Host House at the Century of Progress International Exposition in 1934.]
[Participants in A Century of Progress Norwegian Promotion Day.]
91. [Participants in A Century of Progress Norwegian Promotion Day.]
[Participants in the 'Parade of the Masques,' which was held on the Boardwalk of the Midway.]
92. [Participants in the 'Parade of the Masques,' which was held on the Boardwalk of the Midway.]

[Participants swimming in the National Athletic Union outdoor title racing carnival held at the Century
93. [Participants swimming in the National Athletic Union outdoor title racing carnival held at the Century of Progress Lagoon.]
[Patrons at the Century of Progress Foreign Villages exhibit, ca. 1933-1934.]
94. [Patrons at the Century of Progress Foreign Villages exhibit, ca. 1933-1934.]
[Patrons walk through the "Black Forest Village" at the Century of Progress "Foreign Villages" exhibit.
95. [Patrons walk through the "Black Forest Village" at the Century of Progress "Foreign Villages" exhibit. The exhibition was intended to recreate a German hamlet in the Black Forest during wintertime.]
[Patrons walk through the Swiss Village at the Century of Progress "Foreign Villages" exhibition. Three
96. [Patrons walk through the Swiss Village at the Century of Progress "Foreign Villages" exhibition. Three nuns are waking to the left.] ["The statue is in the middle of town where people come to shop on the weekend."]

[Patrons watch ice skating at the "Black Forest Village" at the Century of Progress "Foreign Villages"
97. [Patrons watch ice skating at the "Black Forest Village" at the Century of Progress "Foreign Villages" exhibit.]
[Peggy Klein of Ottawa, IL, the six millionth visitor at Swift's bridge, and William McAvoy, of Rochester,
98. [Peggy Klein of Ottawa, IL, the six millionth visitor at Swift's bridge, and William McAvoy, of Rochester, NY, the nine millionth visitor to A Century of Progress, holding their prize gifts at a reception held in their honor at Swift's Restaurant.]
[Photo of an architectural drawing of the Century of Progress Hawaiian Gardens exhibit, which featured
99. [Photo of an architectural drawing of the Century of Progress Hawaiian Gardens exhibit, which featured a model of Mt. Kilallua volcano The architectural firm that produced the drawing was Loebl, Schlossman & Demuth, a Chicago-based business that went on to design the Water Tower Place (1976) and the Prudential Plaza (1990).]
[Photo of collection of newspaper clippings demonstrating the extent of press coverage of A Century of
100. [Photo of collection of newspaper clippings demonstrating the extent of press coverage of A Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
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