University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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[Interior view of the Hall of Science building. The photo was taken while the exhibit was under construction
101. [Interior view of the Hall of Science building. The photo was taken while the exhibit was under construction in February of 1932.]
[Interior view of the Hall of Science exhibit under construction. The photo was taken while the building
102. [Interior view of the Hall of Science exhibit under construction. The photo was taken while the building was under construction in December of 1931.]
[Interior view of the Hall of Science exhibit. The photo was taken while the building was under construction
103. [Interior view of the Hall of Science exhibit. The photo was taken while the building was under construction in December of 1931.]
[Interior view of the Hall of Science exhibit. The photo was taken while the building was under construction
104. [Interior view of the Hall of Science exhibit. The photo was taken while the building was under construction in December of 1931.]

[Interior view of the Hall of Science fountain under construction. This photo was taken in March of 1932.]
105. [Interior view of the Hall of Science fountain under construction. This photo was taken in March of 1932.]
[Interior view of the Hall of Science under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress. This
106. [Interior view of the Hall of Science under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress. This photo was taken in November of 1931.]
[Interior view of the Hall of Science under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress. This
107. [Interior view of the Hall of Science under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress. This photo was taken in October of 1931.]
[Interior view of the Hall of Science under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress. This
108. [Interior view of the Hall of Science under construction in preparation for A Century of Progress. This photo was taken in October of 1931.]

[Interior view of the Italian Pavilion at the Century of Progress International Exposition. The Pavilion
109. [Interior view of the Italian Pavilion at the Century of Progress International Exposition. The Pavilion was designed to resemble a giant airplane to celebrate Italo Balbo's 1933 transatlantic flight that ended at the Century of Progress. Balbo was an Italian fascist, a leader of the Blackshirts, and one of Benito Mussolini's government officials. The front of the building sported a design that resembled the bundled fasces, an ancient symbol of the Roman Republic that was adopted by Italian and German fascists in the 20th century. The photo here shows the speaker's rostrum in the building's auditorium.]
[Interior view of the Italian Pavilion at the Century of Progress International Exposition. The Pavilion
110. [Interior view of the Italian Pavilion at the Century of Progress International Exposition. The Pavilion was designed to resemble a giant airplane to celebrate Italo Balbo's 1933 transatlantic flight that ended at the Century of Progress. Balbo was an Italian fascist, a leader of the Blackshirts, and one of Benito Mussolini's government officials. The front of the building sported a design that resembled the bundled fasces, an ancient symbol of the Roman Republic that was adopted by Italian and German fascists in the 20th century. The photo here shows the transparent photographs of Mussolini's forum in Rome on display in the Pavilion's auditorium room.]
[Interior view of the Westinghouse exhibit inside the Electrical Group building exhibition at the Chicago
111. [Interior view of the Westinghouse exhibit inside the Electrical Group building exhibition at the Chicago World's Fair. The photo was taken in March of 1933 while the exhibition was still under construction.]
[Laughing Buddha statue at the Lama Temple exhibit, Century of Progress. This photo was taken in November
112. [Laughing Buddha statue at the Lama Temple exhibit, Century of Progress. This photo was taken in November of 1932.]

[Oblique view of the Hall of Science from the north. Photo was taken in April of 1932.]
113. [Oblique view of the Hall of Science from the north. Photo was taken in April of 1932.]
[Oblique view of the Hall of Science from the northeast. Photo was taken in April of 1932.]
114. [Oblique view of the Hall of Science from the northeast. Photo was taken in April of 1932.]
[Oblique view of the northern facade to the Hall of Science building. The photo was taken while the exhibit
115. [Oblique view of the northern facade to the Hall of Science building. The photo was taken while the exhibit was under construction in January of 1932.]
[Owney the Postal Dog began his mail delivery career when he strayed into the Albany post office in 1888.
116. [Owney the Postal Dog began his mail delivery career when he strayed into the Albany post office in 1888. The mail clerks considered Owney to be a good luck charm and adopted him. Shortly afterwards, Owney began traveling with the Railway Mail Service train across the country. This photo of Owney was probably part of the postal exhibit in the Federal Building at A Century of Progress.]

[Photo of a balloon race at the moment of launch. The northern facade of the Hall of Science building
117. [Photo of a balloon race at the moment of launch. The northern facade of the Hall of Science building is in the background.]
[Photo of a balloon race moments before the launch. The northern facade of the Hall of Science building
118. [Photo of a balloon race moments before the launch. The northern facade of the Hall of Science building is in the background.]
[Photo of a balloon race moments before the launch. The northern facade of the Hall of Science building
119. [Photo of a balloon race moments before the launch. The northern facade of the Hall of Science building is in the background.]
[Photo of a sign bidding Fair patrons farewell after visiting the Century of Progress.]
120. [Photo of a sign bidding Fair patrons farewell after visiting the Century of Progress.]
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