University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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[A large crowd gathers at Soldier Field to listen to a marching band.]
1. [A large crowd gathers at Soldier Field to listen to a marching band.]
[A machine operator working on the Century of Progress Skyride.]
2. [A machine operator working on the Century of Progress Skyride.]
[A view of the Chicago skyline at night.]
3. [A view of the Chicago skyline at night.]
[A view of the Hall of Science at night.]
4. [A view of the Hall of Science at night.]

[A view of the Hall of Science at night.] [I see a huge arrow pointing down.]
5. [A view of the Hall of Science at night.] [I see a huge arrow pointing down.]
[A View of the Skyride at night. Supporting the structure at opposite ends were two steel towers 638
6. [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.]
[Aerial view of the Century of Progress. The Streets of Paris, one of the most popular exhibits at the
7. [Aerial view of the Century of Progress. The Streets of Paris, one of the most popular exhibits at the Fair, is in the foreground to the right.]
[Agricultural building under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
8. [Agricultural building under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress.]

[Agricultural building under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
9. [Agricultural building under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
[An interior view of the reception room inside the Federal Building exhibit on Northerly Island.]
10. [An interior view of the reception room inside the Federal Building exhibit on Northerly Island.]
[Close-up view of the Skyride with the Hall of Science in the foreground. Also visible on the upper right
11. [Close-up view of the Skyride with the Hall of Science in the foreground. Also visible on the upper right are two "rocket cars" transporting Fair patrons across the Skyride at an elevation of 210 feet. The ride across the Skyride took about four minutes.]
[Construction of an unidentified building in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
12. [Construction of an unidentified building in preparation for A Century of Progress.]

[Construction of an unidentified building in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
13. [Construction of an unidentified building in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
[Construction of an unidentified building in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
14. [Construction of an unidentified building in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
[Construction of an unidentified building in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
15. [Construction of an unidentified building in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
[Construction of Old Fort Dearborn in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
16. [Construction of Old Fort Dearborn in preparation for A Century of Progress.]

[Construction of Old Fort Dearborn in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
17. [Construction of Old Fort Dearborn in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
[Construction of Old Fort Dearborn in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
18. [Construction of Old Fort Dearborn in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
[Construction of Old Fort Dearborn in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
19. [Construction of Old Fort Dearborn in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
[Construction of Old Fort Dearborn in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
20. [Construction of Old Fort Dearborn in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
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