University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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ca. 1933-1934 (30)

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[A mural representing industry and industrialization. This picture depicts a the workshop floor of a
1. [A mural representing industry and industrialization. This picture depicts a the workshop floor of a factory.]
[A mural representing industry and industrialization. This picture depicts a the workshop floor of a
2. [A mural representing industry and industrialization. This picture depicts a the workshop floor of a factory.]
[Floor plan for the Century of Progress House of Tomorrow.]
3. [Floor plan for the Century of Progress House of Tomorrow.]
[Floor plan for the General House, Inc. exhibit at the Century of Progress International Exposition,
4. [Floor plan for the General House, Inc. exhibit at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]

[Floor plan for the Masonite House exhibit at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
5. [Floor plan for the Masonite House exhibit at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[Floor plan for the Rostone House exhibit at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
6. [Floor plan for the Rostone House exhibit at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[Floor plan for the Stran-Steel House exhibit at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
7. [Floor plan for the Stran-Steel House exhibit at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
"'Be a swell person -- Take an Orphan to the Fair' is the motto of the movement started by the Mandel
8. "'Be a swell person -- Take an Orphan to the Fair' is the motto of the movement started by the Mandel Brothers, State street department store, to help charitable Chicagoans take under-privileged children on World's Fair outings. Shown here is Leon Mandel, general manager, with the first of the groups to visit the exposition, composed of boys from the Bohemian Orphan asylum, the Illinois Protestant Children's home, and the Chicago Home for Jewish children. A special department, under the management of Mrs. Jennie Pervin, has been organized in the club women's bureau on the ninth floor of the store, to assist persons planning orphan parties; such persons may write, call in person, or telephone State 1500. Orphans, in groups of three or more, will be admitted to the Fair grounds for five cents each."

"'Have a World's Fair cane, boys," says Leon Mandel, general manager of Mandel Brothers, state street
9. "'Have a World's Fair cane, boys," says Leon Mandel, general manager of Mandel Brothers, state street store, to these orphans from the Bohemian Orphan asylum, the Illinois Protestant Children's home and the Chicago Home for Jewish Children. He was host Wednesday (September 26th) to the first group to visit the exposition under the store's plan to assist charitable Chicagoans in taking underprivileged children on World's Fair outings. A special department, in charge of Mrs. Jennie Pervin, has been set up in the club women's bureau on the ninth floor, to help hosts organize their groups. For full information, citizens need only write, call in person, or telephone State 1500. Orphans will be admitted to the Fair in groups of three or more for five cents each."
"A Model Dress Shop with mannequins posing upon revolving stages and curtains which open and close automatically
10. "A Model Dress Shop with mannequins posing upon revolving stages and curtains which open and close automatically is one of a series of model shops displayed in miniature at the Electric Light and Power Industry's exhibit on the second floor of the Electrical Building at the Chicago World's Fair."
"Alice in Lightland aided by the magician 'Electricity' presents an unusual display of artistic effects
11. "Alice in Lightland aided by the magician 'Electricity' presents an unusual display of artistic effects in the Electric Light and Power Industry's exhibit on the second floor of the Electrical Building at the Chicago World's Fair."
"An Electric Eye Size Sorter which automatically sorts ball bearings correctly according to size is one
12. "An Electric Eye Size Sorter which automatically sorts ball bearings correctly according to size is one of the 'wonders' on display at the exhibit of the Electric Light and Power Industry on the second floor of the Electrical Building at the World's Fair."

"Artistic lighting effects are used on this statue which is on display at the exhibit of the Electric
13. "Artistic lighting effects are used on this statue which is on display at the exhibit of the Electric Light and Power Industry on the second floor of the Electrical Building at the World's Fair." [The statue is large, white, and beautiful.]
"Electricity at Work in the model show window presents such features as indirect lighting, a revolving
14. "Electricity at Work in the model show window presents such features as indirect lighting, a revolving platform for mannequins and many other innovations at the exhibit of the Electric Light and Power Industry on the second floor of the Electrical Building at the World's Fair."
"Here are presented the various methods of concealed and exposed wiring which are on display at the Electric
15. "Here are presented the various methods of concealed and exposed wiring which are on display at the Electric Light and Power Industry's exhibit on the second floor of the Electrical Building at the World's Fair."
"Here are presented various electrical heating appliances which occupy a prominent part of the exhibit
16. "Here are presented various electrical heating appliances which occupy a prominent part of the exhibit of the Electric Light and Power Industry on the second floor of the Electrical Building at the World's Fair."

"Here are shown the two ten ton Frigidaire condensing units which provide a change of air every two minutes
17. "Here are shown the two ten ton Frigidaire condensing units which provide a change of air every two minutes in the Electric Light and Power Industry's puppet theater on the second floor of the Electrical Building at the World's Fair. The complete process of the air-cooling unit in operation is also on display at the exhibit."
"Here is depicted in miniature the first Edison Central Station which was constructed in New York in
18. "Here is depicted in miniature the first Edison Central Station which was constructed in New York in 1882. This is shown as a part of the exhibit of the Electric Light and Power Industry on the second floor of the Electrical Building at the World's Fair."
"Here is depicted the perfect home work shop which is a feature of the Electric Light and Power Industry's
19. "Here is depicted the perfect home work shop which is a feature of the Electric Light and Power Industry's exhibit on the second floor of the Electrical Building at the Chicago World's Fair."
"Installations of two systems of General Electric air conditioning equipment for the home are shown in
20. "Installations of two systems of General Electric air conditioning equipment for the home are shown in this four-way setting in the G.E. exhibit in the Electrical Building at the Century of Progress. Two basements and sections of the first floor above indicate how the systems are put in."
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