University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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[A side exterior view of the Electrical Group exhibition at A Century of Progress. The sculpture adorning
1. [A side exterior view of the Electrical Group exhibition at A Century of Progress. The sculpture adorning the Southeast facade was entitled "Stellar Energy" and was dedicated to light, "the beginning of everything."]
[A view of the Electrical Building's relief sculpture Stellar Energy by Ulric Henry Ellerhusen.]
2. [A view of the Electrical Building's relief sculpture Stellar Energy by Ulric Henry Ellerhusen.]
[A view of the water gate entrance to the Electrical Group exhibit at A Century of Progress.]
3. [A view of the water gate entrance to the Electrical Group exhibit at A Century of Progress.]
[A view of Ulric Henry Ellerhusen's relief sculpture "Stellar Energy" on the front facade of the Electrical
4. [A view of Ulric Henry Ellerhusen's relief sculpture "Stellar Energy" on the front facade of the Electrical Building.]

[Aerial view of one of the facades to the Electrical Group building.]
5. [Aerial view of one of the facades to the Electrical Group building.]
[An exterior view of the Electrical Building from vantage point of the Century of Progress lagoon.]
6. [An exterior view of the Electrical Building from vantage point of the Century of Progress lagoon.]
[Electrical Group exhibition building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
7. [Electrical Group exhibition building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[Exterior view of the Electrical Building at night.]
8. [Exterior view of the Electrical Building at night.]

[Exterior view of the Electrical Group exhibition building. The bas relief sculpture on the facade of
9. [Exterior view of the Electrical Group exhibition building. The bas relief sculpture on the facade of the building symbolizes "Energy."]
[Exterior view of the Electrical Group exhibition building. The bas relief sculpture on the facade of
10. [Exterior view of the Electrical Group exhibition building. The bas relief sculpture on the facade of the building symbolizes "Energy."]
[Exterior view of the Electrical Group exhibition building. The bas relief sculpture on the facade of
11. [Exterior view of the Electrical Group exhibition building. The bas relief sculpture on the facade of the building symbolizes "Energy."]
[Exterior view of the Electrical Group exhibition building. The bas relief sculpture on the facade of
12. [Exterior view of the Electrical Group exhibition building. The bas relief sculpture on the facade of the building symbolizes "Energy."]

[Exterior view of the Electrical Group exhibition building. The bas relief sculpture on the facade of
13. [Exterior view of the Electrical Group exhibition building. The bas relief sculpture on the facade of the building symbolizes "Energy."]
[Exterior view of the Electrical Group exhibition from across the lagoon.]
14. [Exterior view of the Electrical Group exhibition from across the lagoon.]
[General Electric exhibit displaying different types of lamps used throughout human history. Exhibit
15. [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.]
16. [General Electric House of Magic Exhibit.]

[Light sculpture that flanked the side of the Electrical Building exhibit at the Century of Progress
17. [Light sculpture that flanked the side of the Electrical Building exhibit at the Century of Progress Exposition.]
[Night view of the Electrical Building courtyard with the electric fountain illuminated by flood lights.]
18. [Night view of the Electrical Building courtyard with the electric fountain illuminated by flood lights.]
[One of the entrances to the Electrical Group exhibition under construction in preparation for A Century
19. [One of the entrances to the Electrical Group exhibition under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress. The sculpture of the man above was dedicated to "The conquest of time and space."]
[Southeast view of the front exterior to the Electrical Building.]
20. [Southeast view of the front exterior to the Electrical Building.]
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