University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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[This miniature horse-drawn carriage by artist Wilbur Freece, known as "The Tandem," is made from beef
101. [This miniature horse-drawn carriage by artist Wilbur Freece, known as "The Tandem," is made from beef suet.]
[This miniature statuette by artist Wilbur Freece is made of butter. This figurine, depicting a man in
102. [This miniature statuette by artist Wilbur Freece is made of butter. This figurine, depicting a man in overalls on a horse, is entitled "Stockman's Pride."]
[This miniature statuette by artist Wilbur Freece is made of butter. This figurine, depicting a Native
103. [This miniature statuette by artist Wilbur Freece is made of butter. This figurine, depicting a Native American hunting a buffalo, is entitled "Pride of the Past."]
[This miniature statuette of a Native American on horseback by artist Wilbur Freece is made of beef suet.
104. [This miniature statuette of a Native American on horseback by artist Wilbur Freece is made of beef suet. This figurine is entitled "Indian Squaw."]

[This replica of a western-styled horse-drawn wagon, designed by sculptor Wilbur Freece, is made of beef
105. [This replica of a western-styled horse-drawn wagon, designed by sculptor Wilbur Freece, is made of beef suet.]
[Two women viewing the Century of Progress from the observation deck of the Skyride.]
106. [Two women viewing the Century of Progress from the observation deck of the Skyride.]
[Unknown foreign dignitary visiting the Century of Progress International Exposition, ca. 1933-1934.]
107. [Unknown foreign dignitary visiting the Century of Progress International Exposition, ca. 1933-1934.]
[Unknown foreign dignitary visiting the Century of Progress International Exposition, ca. 1933-1934.]
108. [Unknown foreign dignitary visiting the Century of Progress International Exposition, ca. 1933-1934.]

[Unknown foreign dignitary visiting the Century of Progress International Exposition, ca. 1933-1934.]
109. [Unknown foreign dignitary visiting the Century of Progress International Exposition, ca. 1933-1934.]
[Unknown man speaking at a press conference. Century of Progress International Exposition, ca. 1933-1934.]
110. [Unknown man speaking at a press conference. Century of Progress International Exposition, ca. 1933-1934.]
[Unknown photograph of a speech given before an audience at A Century of Progress International Exposition.]
111. [Unknown photograph of a speech given before an audience at A Century of Progress International Exposition.]
[Unknown photograph of two women having tea at A Century of Progress International Exposition, ca. 1933-1934.]
112. [Unknown photograph of two women having tea at A Century of Progress International Exposition, ca. 1933-1934.]

[View of the Enchanted Island exhibit under construction in preparation for the Chicago World's Fair.
113. [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 March of 1933.]
[View of the grand stairway inside the Electrical Group building exhibition at the Chicago World's Fair.
114. [View of the grand stairway inside the Electrical Group building exhibition at the Chicago World's Fair. The photo was taken in March of 1933 while the building was being prepared for the grand opening in May.]
[View of the grand stairway inside the Electrical Group building exhibition at the Chicago World's Fair.
115. [View of the grand stairway inside the Electrical Group building exhibition at the Chicago World's Fair. The photo was taken in March of 1933 while the building was being prepared for the grand opening in May.]
"Alexander Antonovitch Troyanovsky (right), ambassador of the U.S.S.R. to the United States, reviews
116. "Alexander Antonovitch Troyanovsky (right), ambassador of the U.S.S.R. to the United States, reviews the troops who greeted him at the World's Fair Friday (July 13) with Capt. James Brown (left) and Col. Morris Keck of Camp Roosevelt. The Soviet ambassador was the guest of Rufus C. Dawes, president of the Fair, at a luncheon given in the directors' room in the Federal building."

"All the faithful Mohammedans turn their faces toward Mecca, every day at 4 p.m. as the mullah sounds
117. "All the faithful Mohammedans turn their faces toward Mecca, every day at 4 p.m. as the mullah sounds the muezzin call in the Tunisian village at the new World's Fair. The faithful Bedouin kneel on their prayer rugs and bow obeisance to Allah."
"Bait casting as it should be done is shown by Chief Coller, world's champion trick caster in the pool
118. "Bait casting as it should be done is shown by Chief Coller, world's champion trick caster in the pool fronting the Travel and Transport building at the World's Fair. Three Abbott dancers, Dorothy Carlson, Dolores Smith and Mildred Koplin, together with Mrs. Coller, proved eager pupils, anxious to master the difficult art. The exhibitions are given twice daily as a feature of the Sportsmen's show inside the building."
"Be a Swell Person - Take an Orphan to the Fair. Here we see Frank Mandel, brother of Leon Mandel, who
119. "Be a Swell Person - Take an Orphan to the Fair. Here we see Frank Mandel, brother of Leon Mandel, who started the campaign doing his bit toward making it a success by taking a group of crippled children from the Martha Washington home for crippled children for an outing at the World's Fair. Mrs. Mandel is helping him entertain two of the children as they pose for photographers in the Court of Honor. The children are Alexander Pappas and Sylvia Cordinia."
"Congressman Richard J. Welsh, his wife and son, Richard, Jr., of California, sign the official register
120. "Congressman Richard J. Welsh, his wife and son, Richard, Jr., of California, sign the official register of the new World's Fair in the Sears Roebuck building, while Major Chester L. Fordney, of stratosphere flight fame, looks on. The congressman and his family are on their way to California from Washington. He expressed the opinion that the Fair this year is even more colorful and picturesque than A Century of Progress last year, having seen both, and declared it a sight which no one should miss."
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