University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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[A view of the Home Planning Hall in March of 1933. During the Fair, the Home Planning Hall was part
81. [A view of the Home Planning Hall in March of 1933. During the Fair, the Home Planning Hall was part of the Home and Industrial Arts Group and featured exhibits on heating, plumbing, air conditioning, and refrigeration, as well as other appliances and home-improvement items.]
[A View of the Skyride at night. Supporting the structure at opposite ends were two steel towers 638
82. [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.]
[A View of the Skyride at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934. Supporting the
83. [A View of the Skyride at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934. 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.]
[A view of the speaker's rostrum from above, located along the eastern facade of the Hall of Science.
84. [A view of the speaker's rostrum from above, located along the eastern facade of the Hall of Science. The photo was taken while the building was under construction in January of 1932.]

[A Walgreen's float parading down the Avenue of Flags at A Century of Progress International Exhibition.]
85. [A Walgreen's float parading down the Avenue of Flags at A Century of Progress International Exhibition.]
[A woman affixing drawings to the Century of Progress Story Cove exhibit.]
86. [A woman affixing drawings to the Century of Progress Story Cove exhibit.]
[A woman operating a weaving machine at A Century of Progress International Exposition, ca. 1933-1934.]
87. [A woman operating a weaving machine at A Century of Progress International Exposition, ca. 1933-1934.]
[A workshop where woodworkers are repairing and finishing a variety of chairs.]
88. [A workshop where woodworkers are repairing and finishing a variety of chairs.]

[Admiral Byrd's flagship "City of New York" arrives in Chicago for A Century of Progress. Byrd sailed
89. [Admiral Byrd's flagship "City of New York" arrives in Chicago for A Century of Progress. Byrd sailed the City of New York during one of his famous expeditions to the Antarctic.]
[Admiral Byrd's flagship "City of New York" arrives in Chicago for A Century of Progress. Byrd sailed
90. [Admiral Byrd's flagship "City of New York" arrives in Chicago for A Century of Progress. Byrd sailed the City of New York during one of his famous expeditions to the Antarctic.]
[Admiral Byrd's flagship "City of New York" arrives in Chicago for A Century of Progress. Byrd sailed
91. [Admiral Byrd's flagship "City of New York" arrives in Chicago for A Century of Progress. Byrd sailed the City of New York during one of his famous expeditions to the Antarctic.]
[Aerial view of one of the facades to the Electrical Group building.]
92. [Aerial view of one of the facades to the Electrical Group building.]

[Aerial view of the Century of Progress. The Streets of Paris, one of the most popular exhibits at the
93. [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.]
[Aerial view of the Federal Building on Northerly Island from the Century of Progress Skyride. The Federal
94. [Aerial view of the Federal Building on Northerly Island from the Century of Progress Skyride. 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.]
[Agricultural building under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
95. [Agricultural building under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
[Agricultural building under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
96. [Agricultural building under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress.]

[American Indian demonstrating the use of a bow and arrow at the Century of Progress Indian Village.]
97. [American Indian demonstrating the use of a bow and arrow at the Century of Progress Indian Village.]
[An aerial view of the Exhibition Group building, with Lake Michigan in the background.]
98. [An aerial view of the Exhibition Group building, with Lake Michigan in the background.]
[An aerial view of the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
99. [An aerial view of the Federal Building at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[An archeological exhibit representing a cross-section of artifacts found in a typical city garbage dump.
100. [An archeological exhibit representing a cross-section of artifacts found in a typical city garbage dump. The exhibit explains how archeologists can "read" the past of a given society by sifting through its trash.]
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