University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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"Apollo. The god of music playing his lyre. In the archaic period he was still represented with a beard.
221. "Apollo. The god of music playing his lyre. In the archaic period he was still represented with a beard. Athens. 6th century B.C."
"Approximately 5,000 Italian-Americans gathered about the Italian government building of the Chicago
222. "Approximately 5,000 Italian-Americans gathered about the Italian government building of the Chicago World's Fair for the unveiling of a memorial pillar to Italo Balbo, shown here, Sunday (July 15th). It was the highlight of Italian day at the Fair, with Mayor Edward J. Kelly; Marquis Rossi Longhi, Italian charge d'affairs; Rufus C. Dawes; Giuseppi Castruccio; consul-general; Lt. Gov. Thomas F. Donovan, and other officials present." [Italo Balbo was a fascist general and leader of the Italian Blackshirts and, at the time, a close ally of Benito Mussolini. Balbo arrived at the Century of Progress on a transatlantic flight from Rome, Italy. The City of Chicago subsequently staged a parade and renamed 7th Street 'Balbo Drive' in his honor.]
[Arc lights and generator, contributed by private owner for display at A Century of Progress.]
223. [Arc lights and generator, contributed by private owner for display at A Century of Progress.]
Architect's study of façade of portal in proposed Hall of States at Chicago's 1933 Century of Progress
224. Architect's study of façade of portal in proposed Hall of States at Chicago's 1933 Century of Progress Exposition. Each state and territory was to be represented by its own portal that led to its own particular exhibit.

[Architectural drawing of the Century of Progress Administration Building.]
225. [Architectural drawing of the Century of Progress Administration Building.]
[Architectural drawing of unidentified building.]
226. [Architectural drawing of unidentified building.]
[Architectural illustration of the General Exhibits building at A Century of Progress.]
227. [Architectural illustration of the General Exhibits building at A Century of Progress.]
[Art class at the Century of Progress Mexican Village.]
228. [Art class at the Century of Progress Mexican Village.]

"Arthur Bublitz and Lenore Feldon offer a bit of native dancing [known as] the Jarabe dance, at the Mexican
229. "Arthur Bublitz and Lenore Feldon offer a bit of native dancing [known as] the Jarabe dance, at the Mexican Village at the World's Fair. They are featured in the show that entertains afternoons and nights at the village."
[Arthur J. Lamb and Alfred Solman's 1906 American musical, "We Parted as the Sun Went Down."]
230. [Arthur J. Lamb and Alfred Solman's 1906 American musical, "We Parted as the Sun Went Down."]
[Artist's depiction of a beach at sunset.]
231. [Artist's depiction of a beach at sunset.]
[Artist's depiction of barges on a river constructing what appears to be the foundations of a bridge.]
232. [Artist's depiction of barges on a river constructing what appears to be the foundations of a bridge.]

[Artist's depiction of the Mayan temple ruins at Uxmal in Yucatan, Mexico.]
233. [Artist's depiction of the Mayan temple ruins at Uxmal in Yucatan, Mexico.]
[Artist's rendition of a nineteenth-century estate somewhere along the Atlantic seaboard. The workers
234. [Artist's rendition of a nineteenth-century estate somewhere along the Atlantic seaboard. The workers in the painting appear to be harvesting the bark off the birch trees. Strips of birch bark were often used as a veneer for canoes of other hand-crafted items.]
[Artist's rendition of the Emerson, Bohrer & Stirling building.]
235. [Artist's rendition of the Emerson, Bohrer & Stirling building.]
[Artist's rendition of the north entrance to the Hall of Science.]
236. [Artist's rendition of the north entrance to the Hall of Science.]

Artist's sketch of Haeger Pottery building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.
237. Artist's sketch of Haeger Pottery building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.
[Artist's sketch of the "Ride of the Century" at the Century of Progress.]
238. [Artist's sketch of the "Ride of the Century" at the Century of Progress.]
Artist's sketch of the Armour and Company building at the Century of Progress International Exposition,
239. Artist's sketch of the Armour and Company building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934. The building features a glass-enclosed restaurant and the open air plaza in the front.
Artist's sketch of the Armour and Company exhibition building at the Century of Progress International
240. Artist's sketch of the Armour and Company exhibition building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934. The building features a glass-enclosed restaurant and the open air plaza in the front.
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