University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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[A Century of Progress promotional poster featuring the "I will" maiden beckoning fairgoers to attend
1. [A Century of Progress promotional poster featuring the "I will" maiden beckoning fairgoers to attend Chicago's centenary celebration.]
[A church pageant of Oscar Wilde's fairy tale The Birthday of the Infanta at Ford's Symphony Garden,
2. [A church pageant of Oscar Wilde's fairy tale The Birthday of the Infanta at Ford's Symphony Garden, Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[A church pageant of Oscar Wilde's fairy tale The Birthday of the Infanta at Ford's Symphony Garden,
3. [A church pageant of Oscar Wilde's fairy tale The Birthday of the Infanta at Ford's Symphony Garden, Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[A crowd gathers at the Hall of Science courtyard for Mayor's Day on July 6th, 1932.]
4. [A crowd gathers at the Hall of Science courtyard for Mayor's Day on July 6th, 1932.]

[A delegation of the Dairyman's Association visiting the Century of Progress. This photo is undated.]
5. [A delegation of the Dairyman's Association visiting the Century of Progress. This photo is undated.]
[A diorama depicting the John Kinzie's home near Fort Dearborn, Chicago. Kinzie bought his home from
6. [A diorama depicting the John Kinzie's home near Fort Dearborn, Chicago. Kinzie bought his home from Jean Baptise Point DuSable, the first non-native settler in Chicago, in the 1780s and began a trading business with nearby Potawatomi Indians. Kinzie's wife, Eleanor, grew up among the Seneca as a captive.]
[A large crowd awaits to hear Eleanor Roosevelt, First Lady and wife of U.S. President Franklin Delano
7. [A large crowd awaits to hear Eleanor Roosevelt, First Lady and wife of U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, give an address before the Century of Progress Court of Honor, Hall of Science. Mrs. Roosevelt's speech that day was addressed to the women of the nation.]
[A night view of an orchestral performance at Ford's Symphony Gardens bandshell at the Century of Progress
8. [A night view of an orchestral performance at Ford's Symphony Gardens bandshell at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]

[A parade at the Century of Progress 'Foreign Villages' exhibit. The ethnological exhibit included replicas
9. [A parade at the Century of Progress 'Foreign Villages' exhibit. The ethnological exhibit included replicas of model villages from Spain, Germany, Ireland, Switzerland, Italy, the Netherlands, Mexico, Tunisia, and Morocco, among others. Each village was staffed by employees in costumes native to the country being represented. The model villages also featured entertainment, an arts and crafts demonstration, and indoor and outdoor dining.]
[A view of Chicago's Soldier Field from the stands.]
10. [A view of Chicago's Soldier Field from the stands.]
[A view of the Century of Progress Court of States exhibition under construction in 1933. Here workers
11. [A view of the Century of Progress Court of States exhibition under construction in 1933. Here workers can be seen constructing the exhibit's central arch.]
[A view of the Electrical Building's relief sculpture Stellar Energy by Ulric Henry Ellerhusen.]
12. [A view of the Electrical Building's relief sculpture Stellar Energy by Ulric Henry Ellerhusen.]

[A view of the speaker's rostrum from above, located along the eastern facade of the Hall of Science.
13. [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 view of Ulric Henry Ellerhusen's relief sculpture "Stellar Energy" on the front facade of the Electrical
14. [A view of Ulric Henry Ellerhusen's relief sculpture "Stellar Energy" on the front facade of the Electrical Building.]
[A Walgreen's float parading down the Avenue of Flags at A Century of Progress International Exhibition.]
15. [A Walgreen's float parading down the Avenue of Flags at A Century of Progress International Exhibition.]
[Admiral Byrd's flagship "City of New York" arrives in Chicago for A Century of Progress. Byrd sailed
16. [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
17. [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
18. [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.]
[An audience view of an orchestral performance at Ford's Symphony Gardens bandshell at the Century of
19. [An audience view of an orchestral performance at Ford's Symphony Gardens bandshell at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[An early 1930s minibus parked behind a late-nineteenth century model of a "horseless carriage," the
20. [An early 1930s minibus parked behind a late-nineteenth century model of a "horseless carriage," the prototype to Henry Ford's popular Model T automobile.]
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