University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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ca. 1933-1934 (34)
1934 (5)

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Night Photographs (10)
Exhibition Buildings (8)
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[A night view of an orchestral performance at Ford's Symphony Gardens bandshell at the Century of Progress
1. [A night view of an orchestral performance at Ford's Symphony Gardens bandshell at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[A View of the Skyride at night. Supporting the structure at opposite ends were two steel towers 638
2. [A View of the Skyride at night. Supporting the structure at opposite ends were two steel towers 638 feet tall and 3/8 of a mile apart. According to Fair promoters, high-speed elevators transported passengers took to the tops of the towers in less than one minute.]
[Ford Building lit up at night at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
3. [Ford Building lit up at night at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[Night view of the Illinois Host Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
4. [Night view of the Illinois Host Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]

[Nighttime view of four pylon sculptures that decorate the north side of the Century of Progress Hall
5. [Nighttime view of four pylon sculptures that decorate the north side of the Century of Progress Hall of Social Science.]
[The 23rd Street entrance at night, Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
6. [The 23rd Street entrance at night, Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[The Century of Progress International Exposition, illuminated at night by searchlights.]
7. [The Century of Progress International Exposition, illuminated at night by searchlights.]
[The lagoon fountain at A Century of Progress, billed at the time as the largest fountain in the world,
8. [The lagoon fountain at A Century of Progress, billed at the time as the largest fountain in the world, was 670 feet long and was illuminated at night by colored lights.]

[The lagoon fountain at A Century of Progress, billed at the time as the largest fountain in the world,
9. [The lagoon fountain at A Century of Progress, billed at the time as the largest fountain in the world, was 670 feet long and was illuminated at night by colored lights.]
[The lagoon fountain at A Century of Progress, billed at the time as the largest fountain in the world,
10. [The lagoon fountain at A Century of Progress, billed at the time as the largest fountain in the world, was 670 feet long and was illuminated at night by colored lights.]
[The Travel and Transport building at night. Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
11. [The Travel and Transport building at night. Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[View of the Hall of Science at night. In the foreground is a reflecting pool.]
12. [View of the Hall of Science at night. In the foreground is a reflecting pool.]

"A conception by Hugh Ferriss, a noted New York artist, of how the Ford Exhibition building now being
13. "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 sprightly revue of singing, tumbling, and dancing of every type and description was presented last
14. "A sprightly revue of singing, tumbling, and dancing of every type and description was presented last night (Tuesday) in the Court of States at the World's Fair by the parks and playgrounds of Chicago. The above picture shows a part of the cast of the revue after their highly successful performance."
"Ballyhoo that sparkles on the Century of Progress Midway was caught in all its brilliance by the camera
15. "Ballyhoo that sparkles on the Century of Progress Midway was caught in all its brilliance by the camera of Lou Fowler, 1819 North Park avenue, Chicago. This is one of the 49 unusual views of the fair hung in the Hall of Photography from 360 entries received in the recent contest sponsored by the Miniature Camera Club of Chicago."
"Chrysler Motors building at night."
16. "Chrysler Motors building at night."

"Five Polish girls selected to appear in the semi-finals of the Miss Century of Progress beauty contest
17. "Five Polish girls selected to appear in the semi-finals of the Miss Century of Progress beauty contest Saturday night: Helen Zadora, 11440 Stephenson, Loretta Gondek, 2135 Webster, Sylvia Lopacinski, 4457 South Sawyer, Irene Napientek, 3350 Diversy, Casmina Tryjefaczka, 4629 South Honore."
"John Jay high school, Cleveland, Ohio, was awarded the Century of Progress trophy given to the school
18. "John Jay high school, Cleveland, Ohio, was awarded the Century of Progress trophy given to the school which won the greatest number of individual awards in the International commercial schools contest concluded at the World's Fair Thursday night (June 28th). E.W. Harrison, teacher in the school received the award from Col. Robert Isham Randolph, assistant to the general manager of the Fair. To the right is Violet Molner, Cleveland, who won first place in the amateur shorthand event for high schools."
"Marie Martinez, Pueblo Indian woman, with a 1934 Council Fire medal presented to her last night (Friday,
19. "Marie Martinez, Pueblo Indian woman, with a 1934 Council Fire medal presented to her last night (Friday, September 7) during Indian day ceremonies at the World's Fair, for the 'outstanding achievement of an Indian.' She is considered the most artistic maker of Indian pottery."
"Night view of the Illinois Host Building, where the state of Illinois welcomes guests from her sister
20. "Night view of the Illinois Host Building, where the state of Illinois welcomes guests from her sister states to A Century of Progress -- Chicago's 1933 World's Fair."
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