University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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[Aerial view of the Federal Building on Northerly Island from the Century of Progress Skyride. The Federal
21. [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.]
22. [Agricultural building under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
[Agricultural building under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
23. [Agricultural building under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
[An exterior view of the facade to the Court of States exhibition in 1933. The Court of States was part
24. [An exterior view of the facade to the Court of States exhibition in 1933. The Court of States was part of the Federal Building exhibit on Northerly Island.]

[An exterior view of the Georgia facade to the Court of States exhibition in 1933. The Court of States
25. [An exterior view of the Georgia facade to the Court of States exhibition in 1933. The Court of States was part of the Federal Building exhibit on Northerly Island.]
[An exterior view of the Indiana facade to the Court of States exhibition in 1933. The Court of States
26. [An exterior view of the Indiana facade to the Court of States exhibition in 1933. The Court of States was part of the Federal Building exhibit on Northerly Island.]
[An exterior view of the Missouri facade to the Court of States exhibition in 1933. The Court of States
27. [An exterior view of the Missouri facade to the Court of States exhibition in 1933. The Court of States was part of the Federal Building exhibit on Northerly Island.]
[An exterior view of the Missouri facade to the Court of States exhibition in 1933. The Court of States
28. [An exterior view of the Missouri facade to the Court of States exhibition in 1933. The Court of States was part of the Federal Building exhibit on Northerly Island.]

[An exterior view of the Texas facade to the Court of States exhibition in 1933. The Court of States
29. [An exterior view of the Texas facade to the Court of States exhibition in 1933. The Court of States was part of the Federal Building exhibit on Northerly Island.]
[An exterior view of the Wisconsin facade to the Court of States exhibition in 1933. The Court of States
30. [An exterior view of the Wisconsin facade to the Court of States exhibition in 1933. The Court of States was part of the Federal Building exhibit on Northerly Island.]
[An Illinois Central Railroad exhibit under construction at A Century of Progress.]
31. [An Illinois Central Railroad exhibit under construction at A Century of Progress.]
[Artist's depiction of barges on a river constructing what appears to be the foundations of a bridge.]
32. [Artist's depiction of barges on a river constructing what appears to be the foundations of a bridge.]

[Artistic depiction of a bridge being constructed across the lagoon in preparation for the Century of
33. [Artistic depiction of a bridge being constructed across the lagoon in preparation for the Century of Progress.]
[Barges loaded with lumber arrive at the Century of Progress in 1933.]
34. [Barges loaded with lumber arrive at the Century of Progress in 1933.]
[Close-up view of the Skyride with the Hall of Science in the foreground. Also visible on the upper right
35. [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 a giant toy wagon in preparation for the Enchanted Island exhibit at A Century of Progress.
36. [Construction of a giant toy wagon in preparation for the Enchanted Island exhibit at A Century of Progress. The photo was taken in March of 1933, a few months before the grand opening of the Fair.]

[Construction of a giant umbrella at the Enchanted Island exhibit, Century of Progress International
37. [Construction of a giant umbrella at the Enchanted Island exhibit, Century of Progress International Exposition.]
[Construction of an unidentified building in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
38. [Construction of an unidentified building in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
[Construction of an unidentified building in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
39. [Construction of an unidentified building in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
[Construction of an unidentified building in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
40. [Construction of an unidentified building in preparation for A Century of Progress.]
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