University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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[A Century of Progress promotional poster featuring the "I will" maiden beckoning fairgoers to attend
1. [A Century of Progress promotional poster featuring the "I will" maiden beckoning fairgoers to attend Chicago's centenary celebration.]
[A church pageant of Oscar Wilde's fairy tale The Birthday of the Infanta at Ford's Symphony Garden,
2. [A church pageant of Oscar Wilde's fairy tale The Birthday of the Infanta at Ford's Symphony Garden, Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[A church pageant of Oscar Wilde's fairy tale The Birthday of the Infanta at Ford's Symphony Garden,
3. [A church pageant of Oscar Wilde's fairy tale The Birthday of the Infanta at Ford's Symphony Garden, Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[A delegation of the Dairyman's Association visiting the Century of Progress. This photo is undated.]
4. [A delegation of the Dairyman's Association visiting the Century of Progress. This photo is undated.]

[A diorama depicting the John Kinzie's home near Fort Dearborn, Chicago. Kinzie bought his home from
5. [A diorama depicting the John Kinzie's home near Fort Dearborn, Chicago. Kinzie bought his home from Jean Baptise Point DuSable, the first non-native settler in Chicago, in the 1780s and began a trading business with nearby Potawatomi Indians. Kinzie's wife, Eleanor, grew up among the Seneca as a captive.]
[A night view of an orchestral performance at Ford's Symphony Gardens bandshell at the Century of Progress
6. [A night view of an orchestral performance at Ford's Symphony Gardens bandshell at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[A parade at the Century of Progress 'Foreign Villages' exhibit. The ethnological exhibit included replicas
7. [A parade at the Century of Progress 'Foreign Villages' exhibit. The ethnological exhibit included replicas of model villages from Spain, Germany, Ireland, Switzerland, Italy, the Netherlands, Mexico, Tunisia, and Morocco, among others. Each village was staffed by employees in costumes native to the country being represented. The model villages also featured entertainment, an arts and crafts demonstration, and indoor and outdoor dining.]
[A view of Chicago's Soldier Field from the stands.]
8. [A view of Chicago's Soldier Field from the stands.]

[A view of the Electrical Building's relief sculpture Stellar Energy by Ulric Henry Ellerhusen.]
9. [A view of the Electrical Building's relief sculpture Stellar Energy by Ulric Henry Ellerhusen.]
[A view of Ulric Henry Ellerhusen's relief sculpture "Stellar Energy" on the front facade of the Electrical
10. [A view of Ulric Henry Ellerhusen's relief sculpture "Stellar Energy" on the front facade of the Electrical Building.]
[An audience view of an orchestral performance at Ford's Symphony Gardens bandshell at the Century of
11. [An audience view of an orchestral performance at Ford's Symphony Gardens bandshell at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[An early 1930s minibus parked behind a late-nineteenth century model of a "horseless carriage," the
12. [An early 1930s minibus parked behind a late-nineteenth century model of a "horseless carriage," the prototype to Henry Ford's popular Model T automobile.]

[An exhibit depicting the development and use of metallurgy, tools, and machines in human history being
13. [An exhibit depicting the development and use of metallurgy, tools, and machines in human history being constructed for display at one of the Fair's prehistoric exhibits.]
[Arthur J. Lamb and Alfred Solman's 1906 American musical, "We Parted as the Sun Went Down."]
14. [Arthur J. Lamb and Alfred Solman's 1906 American musical, "We Parted as the Sun Went Down."]
[Artist's depiction of a beach at sunset.]
15. [Artist's depiction of a beach at sunset.]
[Artist's depiction of barges on a river constructing what appears to be the foundations of a bridge.]
16. [Artist's depiction of barges on a river constructing what appears to be the foundations of a bridge.]

[Artist's depiction of the Mayan temple ruins at Uxmal in Yucatan, Mexico.]
17. [Artist's depiction of the Mayan temple ruins at Uxmal in Yucatan, Mexico.]
[Artist's rendition of a nineteenth-century estate somewhere along the Atlantic seaboard. The workers
18. [Artist's rendition of a nineteenth-century estate somewhere along the Atlantic seaboard. The workers in the painting appear to be harvesting the bark off the birch trees. Strips of birch bark were often used as a veneer for canoes of other hand-crafted items.]
[Artist's rendition of the north entrance to the Hall of Science.]
19. [Artist's rendition of the north entrance to the Hall of Science.]
[Artist's sketch of the "Ride of the Century" at the Century of Progress.]
20. [Artist's sketch of the "Ride of the Century" at the Century of Progress.]
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