University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
  Skip to content  collection home browse advanced search preferences my favorites help   
 
Search results for (He   
Refine your search
Creator
Kaufmann & Fabry co. (24)

Date
ca. 1933-1934 (22)
1934 (4)
1932 (1)

Format
9.5x7.5 (10)
7.5x9.5 (5)
10.5x6.5 (3)
10.25x6.5 (1)
6x8 (1)
Show more...

Subject
Visits of State (7)
Children (5)
Guests (4)
Sultans (2)
Beauty Contestants (2)
Show more...

results 21-27 of 27 item(s)  page 2 of 2 : ( <<  1  2  >> ) :: previous : next
select all : clear all : add to favorites
"The Sultan of Johore takes advantage of his visit to the new World's Fair where he was honored today
21. "The Sultan of Johore takes advantage of his visit to the new World's Fair where he was honored today (Thursday) to dedicate Frank Buck's 'Bring 'Em Back Alive' show on the Midway. Buck and Sultan have long been personal friends. His Highness is on the right."
"This is Fred Allen but it isn't Fred Allen, if you get what we mean! It's a mechanical Fred Allen and
22. "This is Fred Allen but it isn't Fred Allen, if you get what we mean! It's a mechanical Fred Allen and it's the first robot to be made with actual human features. "Fred" is also the first comedian mechanical man for he wisecracks and grimaces very like the real Allen. He talks, moves his hand, shows his teeth, raises his eyebrows and chuckles, but not all at once. He will perform continuously at the new World's Fair in the Ipana exhibit of the Bristol-Myers Company. Jean Hendry and Lillian Harvey from the Midget Village are shown welcoming him to the Fair."
"Unable to remain overnight to take part in the official celebration of Governors' Day at the Chicago
23. "Unable to remain overnight to take part in the official celebration of Governors' Day at the Chicago World's Fair, Governor and Mrs. Guy B. Parks of Missouri exhibit in the Court of States yesterday (Tuesday). The governor was en route to Mackinac Island where he will take part in the Governors' conference to he held there. He was regretful that public affairs prevented a more leisurely tour of the Exposition. The governor and Miss Parks are shown viewing the reproductions of cave deposits found in the limestone caves of the Ozarks."
"When the sixteenth and last millionth visitor enters the World's Fair today (Wednesday) he or she will
24. "When the sixteenth and last millionth visitor enters the World's Fair today (Wednesday) he or she will be showered with gifts valued at several hundred dollars. A few of these gifts, donated by exhibitors of the Fair, are shown heaped around Miss Naomi Anderson. Even the rug on which she is sitting is a gift for the honored visitor."

Abraham Lincoln impersonator at the Abraham Lincoln complex, Century of Progress International Exposition,
25. Abraham Lincoln impersonator at the Abraham Lincoln complex, Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934. [Abraham Lincol grew up on a farm? Why is he making fun of Abraham Lincoln?]
Major Chester L. Fordney, United States Marine Reserve Corps, welcomes the Michigan Blossom queen and
26. Major Chester L. Fordney, United States Marine Reserve Corps, welcomes the Michigan Blossom queen and her court to the new World's Fair Tuesday (May 8). Fordney was one of the judges who selected the queen in Benton Harbor last week. 'It was a tougher job than ballooning into the stratosphere,' he said."
Panoramic view of Abraham Lincoln complex at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.
27. Panoramic view of Abraham Lincoln complex at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934. The exhibit includes reproductions of Lincoln's birthplace, his early home in Indiana, the Lincoln-Berry store, where he clerked, and the Wigwam where he was nominated for the U.S. presidency. The building at the far left is a reproduction of the Rutledge Tavern where Lincoln met and courted Anne Rutledge. Lake Michigan is seen in the background.
 

select all : clear all : add to favorites
results 21-27 of 27 item(s)  page 2 of 2 : ( <<  1  2  >> ) :: previous : next