University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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1933 (62)
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[Exterior view of the Federal Building on Northerly Island adjacent to the Court of States exhibit. The
61. [Exterior view of the Federal Building on Northerly Island adjacent to the Court of States exhibit. 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.]
[Exterior view of the Federal Building on Northerly Island adjacent to the Court of States exhibit. The
62. [Exterior view of the Federal Building on Northerly Island adjacent to the Court of States exhibit. 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.]
[Exterior view of the Federal Building on Northerly Island adjacent to the Court of States exhibit. The
63. [Exterior view of the Federal Building on Northerly Island adjacent to the Court of States exhibit. 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.]
[Exterior view of the Federal Building on Northerly Island from the Century of Progress lagoon. The Federal
64. [Exterior view of the Federal Building on Northerly Island from the Century of Progress lagoon. 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.]

[Exterior view of the Magic Mountain exhibit at Enchanted Island one month before the grand opening of
65. [Exterior view of the Magic Mountain exhibit at Enchanted Island one month before the grand opening of A Century of Progress.]
[Fireworks display at night. The outline of the Century of Progress Skyride tower and cableway can be
66. [Fireworks display at night. The outline of the Century of Progress Skyride tower and cableway can be seen to the right of the fireworks. The Federal Building complex at Northerly Island is also seen here at the lower left of the photograph.]
[General view of the Enchanted Island exhibit under construction, one month before the grand opening
67. [General view of the Enchanted Island exhibit under construction, one month before the grand opening of the Century of Progress.]
[Ground-level view of the Radio Flyer display at the Century of Progress Enchanted Island exhibit. Photo
68. [Ground-level view of the Radio Flyer display at the Century of Progress Enchanted Island exhibit. Photo was taken in May of 1933, just one week before the grand opening of the Fair.]

[Panoramic view of the Century of Progress lagoon and Northerly Island.]
69. [Panoramic view of the Century of Progress lagoon and Northerly Island.]
[Security guards from A Century of Progress pose for a group photograph at the Enchanted Island exhibit.
70. [Security guards from A Century of Progress pose for a group photograph at the Enchanted Island exhibit. The photo is undated.]
[Street view of Enchanted Island, a children's playground at the Century of Progress International Exposition,
71. [Street view of Enchanted Island, a children's playground at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.] [There is a balloon man in a huge wagon.]
[The central stairway to the Century of Progress Federal Building on Northerly Island. The Federal Building
72. [The central stairway to the Century of Progress Federal Building on Northerly Island. 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.]

[The Enchanted Island exhibit at A Century of Progress. Magic Mountain can be seen behind the large toy
73. [The Enchanted Island exhibit at A Century of Progress. Magic Mountain can be seen behind the large toy elephant.]
[The Enchanted Island exhibit at A Century of Progress. Magic Mountain can be seen in the background.]
74. [The Enchanted Island exhibit at A Century of Progress. Magic Mountain can be seen in the background.]
[The South Wing of the Court of States exhibit in 1933. The Court of States was part of the Federal Building
75. [The South Wing of the Court of States exhibit in 1933. The Court of States was part of the Federal Building exhibit on Northerly Island.]
[The South Wing of the Court of States exhibit in 1933. The Court of States was part of the Federal Building
76. [The South Wing of the Court of States exhibit in 1933. The Court of States was part of the Federal Building exhibit on Northerly Island.]

[View of Magic Mountain at the Enchanted Island exhibit, Century of Progress International Exposition.]
77. [View of Magic Mountain at the Enchanted Island exhibit, Century of Progress International Exposition.]
[View of the Enchanted Island exhibit under construction in preparation for the Chicago World's Fair.
78. [View of the Enchanted Island exhibit under construction in preparation for the Chicago World's Fair. Enchanted Island was built between the lagoon and Lake Michigan, and included a mountainside slide, a fairy castle, a mechanical zoo, a miniature railroad, and a theater, among other exhibits. This photo was taken in December of 1932.]
[View of the Enchanted Island exhibit under construction in preparation for the Chicago World's Fair.
79. [View of the Enchanted Island exhibit under construction in preparation for the Chicago World's Fair. Enchanted Island was built between the lagoon and Lake Michigan, and included a mountainside slide, a fairy castle, a mechanical zoo, a miniature railroad, and a theater, among other exhibits. This photo was taken in January of 1933.]
[View of the Enchanted Island exhibit under construction in preparation for the Chicago World's Fair.
80. [View of the Enchanted Island exhibit under construction in preparation for the Chicago World's Fair. Enchanted Island was built between the lagoon and Lake Michigan, and included a mountainside slide, a fairy castle, a mechanical zoo, a miniature railroad, and a theater, among other exhibits. This photo was taken in January of 1933.]
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