University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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[A U.S. Steel exhibit under construction at A Century of Progress.]
1. [A U.S. Steel exhibit under construction at A Century of Progress.]
[Bow of S-49 submarine looking aft. Off to the left is the Italian Building. Third from left in the front
2. [Bow of S-49 submarine looking aft. Off to the left is the Italian Building. Third from left in the front row is William "Doc" Keeney, co-owner of S-49; fourth from left is Francis J. "Frank" Chrestensen, the other co-owner. Photo was taken ca. June 1933 when the submarine arrived at A Century of Progress.]
[Murals at the Octagon Hall inside the Century of Progress Hall of Science building.]
3. [Murals at the Octagon Hall inside the Century of Progress Hall of Science building.]
"W.O. Batchelder, president of the Electric Association of Chicago, (right) by passing his hand over
4. "W.O. Batchelder, president of the Electric Association of Chicago, (right) by passing his hand over a grid-glow tube caused the lights of the Electrical Group of Chicago's 1933 World's Fair -- A Century of Progress Exposition -- to burst forth in brilliant radiance. This operation was one of the features of the official dedication of this group on October 12. From left to right: Dr. Louis L. Mann, who gave the invocation, President Rufus C. Dawes of A Century of Progress Exposition, B.E. Sunny, a trustee of the Exposition and former chairman of the board of the Illinois Bell Telephone Company who delivered the address of dedication, and Mr. Batchelder who presided at the ceremony."

Century of Progress aerial photograph by the Chicago Ariel Survey Company.
5. Century of Progress aerial photograph by the Chicago Ariel Survey Company.
   

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