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 (30)
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1934 (3)
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[Model Florida home at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
21. [Model Florida home at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[Model Florida home at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
22. [Model Florida home at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[Night view of the Illinois Host Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
23. [Night view of the Illinois Host Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[Owens-Illinois Glass House at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
24. [Owens-Illinois Glass House at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]

[Photograph of the Century of Progress Spanish Village exhibit.]
25. [Photograph of the Century of Progress Spanish Village exhibit.]
[The main entrance to the Century of Progress Streets of Paris exhibition.]
26. [The main entrance to the Century of Progress Streets of Paris exhibition.]
[The Skyride view of the main entrance to the Hall of Science.]
27. [The Skyride view of the main entrance to the Hall of Science.]
[View of the Carillon Tower at the Hall of Science building. The photo was taken while the exhibit was
28. [View of the Carillon Tower at the Hall of Science building. The photo was taken while the exhibit was under construction in February of 1932.]

[View of the Carillon Tower at the Hall of Science building. The photo was taken while the exhibit was
29. [View of the Carillon Tower at the Hall of Science building. The photo was taken while the exhibit was under construction in February of 1932.]
[View of the northern facade of the Hall of Science building. The photo was taken while the exhibit was
30. [View of the northern facade of the Hall of Science building. The photo was taken while the exhibit was under construction in February of 1932.]
"A charming little structure with a comfortable, restful, and delightful interior, is the Illinois Host
31. "A charming little structure with a comfortable, restful, and delightful interior, is the Illinois Host Building. In this building, Illinois plays host to other states and dignitaries are entertained."
"A view of the Lagoon theater, grandstand and the John R. Thompson twin restaurants as seen from the
32. "A view of the Lagoon theater, grandstand and the John R. Thompson twin restaurants as seen from the Hiram Walker 'Doodlebug' in the north lagoon at A Century of Progress. The theater has been roofed and a permanent stage built on spiles has replaced the roofless stands and floating stage of 1933. The changes were made because of the extreme popularity of the theater last year. At the left may be seen the completed unit of the Thompson restaurants, which began serving food today."

"Bait casting as it should be done is shown by Chief Coller, world's champion trick caster in the pool
33. "Bait casting as it should be done is shown by Chief Coller, world's champion trick caster in the pool fronting the Travel and Transport building at the World's Fair. Tree Abbot dancers, Dorothy Carlson, Dolores Smith and Mildred Koplin, together with Mrs. Coller, proved eager pupils, anxious to master the difficult art. The exhibitions are given twice daily as a feature of the Sportsmen's show inside the building."
"Bait casting as it should be done is shown by Chief Coller, world's champion trick caster in the pool
34. "Bait casting as it should be done is shown by Chief Coller, world's champion trick caster in the pool fronting the Travel and Transport building at the World's Fair. Tree Abbot dancers, Dorothy Carlson, Dolores Smith and Mildred Koplin, together with Mrs. Coller, proved eager pupils, anxious to master the difficult art. The exhibitions are given twice daily as a feature of the Sportsmen's show inside the building."
"Because an exhibit of model trains, designed for youngsters, made such a hit with grown-ups last year
35. "Because an exhibit of model trains, designed for youngsters, made such a hit with grown-ups last year on Enchanted Island at the World's Fair, the officials in charge of the display decided to move it to Travel and Transport building this season where it continues to hold the popularity of youngsters between the ages of six and sixty."
"Eighty feet long, 39 feet high, with 12-foot wheels, this is the 'World's Largest Automobile.' It has
36. "Eighty feet long, 39 feet high, with 12-foot wheels, this is the 'World's Largest Automobile.' It has been built for the Studebaker exhibit at the World's Fair of 1934 in Chicago. Inside is a complete motion picture theatre seating 80 people where the story of the automobile is told, especially the story of the Studebaker automobile."

"Gloria Swanson, first 1934 Skyride visitor, takes a close-up inspection of the Hall of Science after
37. "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."
"Japanese Pavilion at the World's Fair in winter. A striking snow scene was taken in the gardens before
38. "Japanese Pavilion at the World's Fair in winter. A striking snow scene was taken in the gardens before the Japanese exhibit which will open with the rest of the Century of Progress May 26th."
"Night view of the Illinois Host Building, where the state of Illinois welcomes guests from her sister
39. "Night view of the Illinois Host Building, where the state of Illinois welcomes guests from her sister states to A Century of Progress -- Chicago's 1933 World's Fair."
"Sarah Ann McCabe, pretty NBC radio star, waves at her public from the model of the 70 story-story RCA
40. "Sarah Ann McCabe, pretty NBC radio star, waves at her public from the model of the 70 story-story RCA building in Rockefeller Center, New York City, headquarters of the NBC. The model, located in the Hall of Social Science at the World's Fair, is lighted by an artificial sun when a visitor steps on the 'radio carpet' surrounding it."
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