University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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[A nighttime fireworks show above the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition,
1. [A nighttime fireworks show above the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[A statue at the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
2. [A statue at the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[Aerial view of the Federal Building and the Court of States on Northerly Island.]
3. [Aerial view of the Federal Building and the Court of States on Northerly Island.]
[An aerial view of the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
4. [An aerial view of the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]

[An interior view of the reception room inside the Federal Building exhibit on Northerly Island.]
5. [An interior view of the reception room inside the Federal Building exhibit on Northerly Island.]
[Construction of the Federal Building in preparation for the Century of Progress International Exposition,
6. [Construction of the Federal Building in preparation for the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[Exterior view of the Federal Building on Northerly Island adjacent to the Court of States exhibit. The
7. [Exterior view of the Federal Building on Northerly Island adjacent to the Court of States exhibit. The Federal Building featured an art-deco design that included a rotunda and three tower-pylons representing the executive, judicial, and legislative branches of the U.S. government.]
[Fireworks display at night. The outline of the Century of Progress Skyride tower and cableway can be
8. [Fireworks display at night. The outline of the Century of Progress Skyride tower and cableway can be seen to the right of the fireworks. The Federal Building complex at Northerly Island is also seen here at the lower left of the photograph.]

[Lakeside view of the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
9. [Lakeside view of the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[Lakeside view of the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
10. [Lakeside view of the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[Nightime view of the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
11. [Nightime view of the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[Street view of the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
12. [Street view of the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]

[Street view of the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
13. [Street view of the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[The central stairway to the Century of Progress Federal Building on Northerly Island. The Federal Building
14. [The central stairway to the Century of Progress Federal Building on Northerly Island. The Federal Building featured an art-deco design that included a rotunda and three tower-pylons representing the executive, judicial, and legislative branches of the U.S. government.]
"Alexander Antonovitch Troyanovsky (right), ambassador of the U.S.S.R. to the United States, reviews
15. "Alexander Antonovitch Troyanovsky (right), ambassador of the U.S.S.R. to the United States, reviews the troops who greeted him at the World's Fair Friday (July 13) with Capt. James Brown (left) and Col. Morris Keck of Camp Roosevelt. The Soviet ambassador was the guest of Rufus C. Dawes, president of the Fair, at a luncheon given in the directors' room in the Federal building."
"As a reward for their efforts in a citizenship contest conducted by the board of education and the city
16. "As a reward for their efforts in a citizenship contest conducted by the board of education and the city parks and playgrounds, these boys were assigned to executive positions at the World's Fair today (Thursday, August 23) as part of the North Side Day program at the Fair. The young executives, front row, left to right, are: Louis Miniscalco, 15, as secretary; Chester Andrezak, 17, chief of the events division; Floyd Jacobson, 15, director of exhibits; Herman Loper, 14, director of foreign and federal participation; Bernard Galivan, 15, director of promotion and publicity; and Carl Marziana, 17, assistant to the general manager. Back row, left to right, Lawrence Hatton, 17, director of concessions; Charles Felice, 15, chief of the protocol; Anthony Graziano, 17, legal counsel; LeGrand Malany, 16, assistant to the general manager, and John Maheras, 14, general manager. Don Schmidt, 16, was so busy carrying on as president of the Exposition, and Joseph Wirt, 16, chief of public protection, was so busy making arrangements to meet Ed Wynn, that neither had time to pose for the picture."

"Fay Wray, movie star, and Edward F. Dunne, United States commissioner to the World's Fair and former
17. "Fay Wray, movie star, and Edward F. Dunne, United States commissioner to the World's Fair and former governor of Illinois, look over the sights at A Century of Progress from the steps of the Federal Building. Miss Wray was a guest of the World's Fair while stopping in Chicago on her way to Hollywood."
   
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