University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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[A Walgreen's float parading down the Avenue of Flags at A Century of Progress International Exhibition.]
21. [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
22. [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
23. [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
24. [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.]

[Aerial view of the Federal Building on Northerly Island from the Century of Progress Skyride. The Federal
25. [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.]
[An audience view of an orchestral performance at Ford's Symphony Gardens bandshell at the Century of
26. [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
27. [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.]
[An exhibit depicting the development and use of metallurgy, tools, and machines in human history being
28. [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."]
29. [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.]
30. [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.]
31. [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.]
32. [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
33. [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.]
34. [Artist's rendition of the Emerson, Bohrer & Stirling building.]
[Artist's rendition of the north entrance to the Hall of Science.]
35. [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.]
36. [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.]
37. [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
38. [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.]
39. [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
40. [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.]
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