University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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[U.S. Army marching band assembled in front of the Pantheon building at A Century of Progress. The building
121. [U.S. Army marching band assembled in front of the Pantheon building at A Century of Progress. The building housed the famed "Pantheon de la Guerre," a giant panorama of World War I painted on a canvas 45 feet high and over the length of one football field. Over 130 French artists worked on the Pantheon in Paris during the First World War. The painting depicted a procession of political and military leaders from over 20 Allied nations.]
[Unidentified building under construction in preparation for the Century of Progress.]
122. [Unidentified building under construction in preparation for the Century of Progress.]
[View of Electrical Building from Lake Michigan. A fountain can be seen in the courtyard.]
123. [View of Electrical Building from Lake Michigan. A fountain can be seen in the courtyard.]
[View of one of the facades to the Electrical Group building.]
124. [View of one of the facades to the Electrical Group building.]

[View of the Century of Progress Administration Building.]
125. [View of the Century of Progress Administration Building.]
[View of the Electrical Group exhibition building from the courtyard fountain. "Light," the bas relief
126. [View of the Electrical Group exhibition building from the courtyard fountain. "Light," the bas relief sculpture behind the fountain, adorns the facade of the building's Electric Light and Power Industry exhibit.]
[View of the Hall of Science building from the Century of Progress Skyride.]
127. [View of the Hall of Science building from the Century of Progress Skyride.]
[View of the hanging dome to the Travel and Transport Building.]
128. [View of the hanging dome to the Travel and Transport Building.]

[Workers constructing the Agricultural Building for A Century of Progress.]
129. [Workers constructing the Agricultural Building for A Century of Progress.]
[Workers constructing the Agricultural Building for A Century of Progress.]
130. [Workers constructing the Agricultural Building for A Century of Progress.]
[Workers constructing the Agricultural Building for A Century of Progress.]
131. [Workers constructing the Agricultural Building for A Century of Progress.]
[Workers constructing the Agricultural Building for A Century of Progress.]
132. [Workers constructing the Agricultural Building for A Century of Progress.]

"8 of the 14 huge pillars covered with murals depicting the story of the electrical industry. These pillars
133. "8 of the 14 huge pillars covered with murals depicting the story of the electrical industry. These pillars are located above the General Electric 'House of Magic' (at lower left), and extend along the entire length of the balcony over the exhibit. At a Century of Progress Exhibition, Chicago, Ill."
"A charming little structure with a comfortable, restful, and delightful interior, is the Illinois Host
134. "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 conception by Hugh Ferriss, a noted New York artist, of how the Ford Exhibition building now being
135. "A conception by Hugh Ferriss, a noted New York artist, of how the Ford Exhibition building now being erected at the Chicago World's Fair will look at night in its blaze of light. The building is nine hundred feet long and ten stories in height at its center. It faces upon a five acre park fronting Lake Michigan. Albert Kahn of Detroit is the architect, and Walter Dorwin Teague of New York, the industrial designer, is in charge of the interior display."
"A display of the Industrial Electric Heat Applications shown as part of Electric Light and Power Industry's
136. "A display of the Industrial Electric Heat Applications shown as part of Electric Light and Power Industry's exhibit at the Chicago World's Fair."

"A Model Dress Shop with mannequins posing upon revolving stages and curtains which open and close automatically
137. "A Model Dress Shop with mannequins posing upon revolving stages and curtains which open and close automatically is one of a series of model shops displayed in miniature at the Electric Light and Power Industry's exhibit on the second floor of the Electrical Building at the Chicago World's Fair."
"A talking kitchen which explains itself, a working kitchen where meals are prepared, and between them
138. "A talking kitchen which explains itself, a working kitchen where meals are prepared, and between them a planning room where modern electric kitchens are designed represent the General Electric Kitchen Institute in the company's exhibit at A Century of Progress."
"Above diagram shows the new Chicago Motor coach rainy-day route at the 12th street entrance to the World's
139. "Above diagram shows the new Chicago Motor coach rainy-day route at the 12th street entrance to the World's Fair. During the day the buses deposit passengers at a canopy that leads to the entrance, and after nine p.m. passengers may alight within the grounds between 12th and 14th streets. A system of canopies makes it possible for visitors to arrive at the gate, enter the grounds, and take a bus to any building without getting wet."
"Above the 'House of Magic,' in which General Electric presents demonstrations of spectacular research
140. "Above the 'House of Magic,' in which General Electric presents demonstrations of spectacular research laboratory developments, and extending along the entire length of a balcony over the exhibit space is a series of thirteen huge pillars covered with murals which depict the story of the electrical industry. A lounge is located on the roof of the House of Magic."
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