University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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[An exhibit depicting the development and use of metallurgy, tools, and machines in human history being
21. [An exhibit depicting the development and use of metallurgy, tools, and machines in human history being constructed for display at one of the Fair's prehistoric exhibits.]
[Arthur J. Lamb and Alfred Solman's 1906 American musical, "We Parted as the Sun Went Down."]
22. [Arthur J. Lamb and Alfred Solman's 1906 American musical, "We Parted as the Sun Went Down."]
[Artist's depiction of a beach at sunset.]
23. [Artist's depiction of a beach at sunset.]
[Artist's depiction of barges on a river constructing what appears to be the foundations of a bridge.]
24. [Artist's depiction of barges on a river constructing what appears to be the foundations of a bridge.]

[Artist's depiction of the Mayan temple ruins at Uxmal in Yucatan, Mexico.]
25. [Artist's depiction of the Mayan temple ruins at Uxmal in Yucatan, Mexico.]
[Artist's rendition of a nineteenth-century estate somewhere along the Atlantic seaboard. The workers
26. [Artist's rendition of a nineteenth-century estate somewhere along the Atlantic seaboard. The workers in the painting appear to be harvesting the bark off the birch trees. Strips of birch bark were often used as a veneer for canoes of other hand-crafted items.]
[Artist's rendition of the Emerson, Bohrer & Stirling building.]
27. [Artist's rendition of the Emerson, Bohrer & Stirling building.]
[Artist's rendition of the north entrance to the Hall of Science.]
28. [Artist's rendition of the north entrance to the Hall of Science.]

[Artist's sketch of the "Ride of the Century" at the Century of Progress.]
29. [Artist's sketch of the "Ride of the Century" at the Century of Progress.]
[Artist's sketch of the Great Hall at the Century of Progress Hall of Science.]
30. [Artist's sketch of the Great Hall at the Century of Progress Hall of Science.]
[Charles Stein demonstrates the use of a theremin musical instrument. The theremin was an early electronic
31. [Charles Stein demonstrates the use of a theremin musical instrument. The theremin was an early electronic musical device that was played by moving the performer's hands around the antennas without actually touching the instrument.]
[Chicago Women's Club on the steps of the Century of Progress Administration Building.]
32. [Chicago Women's Club on the steps of the Century of Progress Administration Building.]

[Construction of the children's theater for the Enchanted Island exhibit at A Century of Progress. The
33. [Construction of the children's theater for the Enchanted Island exhibit at A Century of Progress. The photo was taken in February of 1933, a few months before the grand opening of the Fair.]
[Construction of the children's theater for the Enchanted Island exhibit at A Century of Progress. The
34. [Construction of the children's theater 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.]
[Daniel Chester's "Statue of the Republic" in the Court of Honor at the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition
35. [Daniel Chester's "Statue of the Republic" in the Court of Honor at the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago.]
[Diorama depicting a village in Sumatra, Indonesia. The inscription at top reads "Nature's abundance
36. [Diorama depicting a village in Sumatra, Indonesia. The inscription at top reads "Nature's abundance on Every Hand."]

[Eleanor Roosevelt, the First Lady and wife of U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, visits the Century
37. [Eleanor Roosevelt, the First Lady and wife of U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, visits the Century of Progress in July of 1934. Here she is seen in front of a NBC radio microphone. ]
[Employees from the Treasury division of the Century of Progress Comptroller's Department pose for a
38. [Employees from the Treasury division of the Century of Progress Comptroller's Department pose for a group photograph. The photo is undated.]
[Exterior view of "Atomic Energy" by sculptor Ulric Henry Ellerhusen. The caption to the right of the
39. [Exterior view of "Atomic Energy" by sculptor Ulric Henry Ellerhusen. The caption to the right of the figure reads: "Energy is the substance of all things. The cycles of atoms the play of the elements are its forms cast by a mighty hand to become the world's foundations." The image adorned the southeast facade of the Electrical Group building.]
[Exterior view of a side stairway entrance to the Electrical Group building before the grand opening
40. [Exterior view of a side stairway entrance to the Electrical Group building before the grand opening of the Chicago World's Fair, 1933.]
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