University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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[Front facade of the Hall of Science at A Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
81. [Front facade of the Hall of Science at A Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[Front facade of the Hall of Science at A Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
82. [Front facade of the Hall of Science at A Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[General Electric exhibit displaying different types of lamps used throughout human history. Exhibit
83. [General Electric exhibit displaying different types of lamps used throughout human history. Exhibit includes a stone lamp from ancient Babylonia; a crude saucer lamp from southern Europe; a bronze lamp from Rome; a Betty lamp used in colonial New England; a whale oil lamp likely used by an early Chicago family; Edison's first practical lamp; the "smallest lamp in the world," used for medical examination inside the human body; and the "largest lamp in the world," used for lighting airports, athletic fields, and in the motion picture industry.]
[General Electric House of Magic Exhibit.]
84. [General Electric House of Magic Exhibit.]

[General view of the Italian science exhibit at the Century of Progress Hall of Science.]
85. [General view of the Italian science exhibit at the Century of Progress Hall of Science.]
[Ground level view of the Hall of Science from the South Lagoon, opposite Lake Michigan.]
86. [Ground level view of the Hall of Science from the South Lagoon, opposite Lake Michigan.]
[Ground level view of the Hall of Science from the South Lagoon, opposite Lake Michigan.]
87. [Ground level view of the Hall of Science from the South Lagoon, opposite Lake Michigan.]
[Ground level view of the Hall of Science from the South Lagoon, opposite Lake Michigan.]
88. [Ground level view of the Hall of Science from the South Lagoon, opposite Lake Michigan.]

[Ground level view of the Hall of Science. The souvenir shop and park benches are just to the left of
89. [Ground level view of the Hall of Science. The souvenir shop and park benches are just to the left of the main entrance.]
[House of Tomorrow at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
90. [House of Tomorrow at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[House of Tomorrow at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
91. [House of Tomorrow at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[House of Tomorrow at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
92. [House of Tomorrow at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]

[Inside one of the log cabins at the Old Fort Dearborn exhibit.]
93. [Inside one of the log cabins at the Old Fort Dearborn exhibit.]
[Interior photo of the Great Hall inside the Hall of Science building. Note the interior architecture,
94. [Interior photo of the Great Hall inside the Hall of Science building. Note the interior architecture, with the minimalist design and ornamentation.]
[Interior view of the Agricultural Building under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress.
95. [Interior view of the Agricultural Building under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress. The man in the photo is sawing blocks of wood.]
[Interior view of the Chinese Lama Temple at the Century of Progress.]
96. [Interior view of the Chinese Lama Temple at the Century of Progress.]

[Interior view of the Chinese Lama Temple.]
97. [Interior view of the Chinese Lama Temple.]
[Interior view of the Great Hall inside the Hall of Science.]
98. [Interior view of the Great Hall inside the Hall of Science.]
[Interior view of the Italian Pavilion at the Century of Progress International Exposition. The Pavilion
99. [Interior view of the Italian Pavilion at the Century of Progress International Exposition. The Pavilion was designed to resemble a giant airplane to celebrate Italo Balbo's 1933 transatlantic flight that ended at the Century of Progress. Balbo was an Italian fascist, a leader of the Blackshirts, and one of Benito Mussolini's government officials. The front of the building sported a design that resembled the bundled fasces, an ancient symbol of the Roman Republic that was adopted by Italian and German fascists in the 20th century. Seen here is a general view of the Pavilion's auditorium.]
[Interior view of the Italian Pavilion at the Century of Progress International Exposition. The Pavilion
100. [Interior view of the Italian Pavilion at the Century of Progress International Exposition. The Pavilion was designed to resemble a giant airplane to celebrate Italo Balbo's 1933 transatlantic flight that ended at the Century of Progress. Balbo was an Italian fascist, a leader of the Blackshirts, and one of Benito Mussolini's government officials. The front of the building sported a design that resembled the bundled fasces, an ancient symbol of the Roman Republic that was adopted by Italian and German fascists in the 20th century. The photo here shows the speaker's rostrum in the building's auditorium.]
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