University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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[Photo of a sign bidding Fair patrons farewell after visiting the Century of Progress.]
121. [Photo of a sign bidding Fair patrons farewell after visiting the Century of Progress.]
[Photo of a small town with a Grand View Hotel located along the waterfront at an unknown location.]
122. [Photo of a small town with a Grand View Hotel located along the waterfront at an unknown location.]
[Photo of a team of oxen breaking ground in front of the Adler Planetarium.]
123. [Photo of a team of oxen breaking ground in front of the Adler Planetarium.]
[Photo of a Tibetan Buddhist throne inside the Lama Temple exhibit at A Century of Progress. This photo
124. [Photo of a Tibetan Buddhist throne inside the Lama Temple exhibit at A Century of Progress. This photo was taken in November of 1932.]

[Photo of an architectural drawing of Frank Buck's Animal Show exhibit at A Century of Progress International
125. [Photo of an architectural drawing of Frank Buck's Animal Show exhibit at A Century of Progress International Exhibit. The architectural firm that produced the drawing was Loebl, Schlossman & Demuth, a Chicago-based business that went on to design the Water Tower Place (1976) and the Prudential Plaza (1990).]
[Photo of an architectural drawing of the Century of Progress Hawaiian Gardens exhibit, which featured
126. [Photo of an architectural drawing of the Century of Progress Hawaiian Gardens exhibit, which featured a model of Mt. Kilallua volcano The architectural firm that produced the drawing was Loebl, Schlossman & Demuth, a Chicago-based business that went on to design the Water Tower Place (1976) and the Prudential Plaza (1990).]
[Photo of collection of newspaper clippings demonstrating the extent of press coverage of A Century of
127. [Photo of collection of newspaper clippings demonstrating the extent of press coverage of A Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[Photo of construction crew laying the foundation for the Lama Temple exhibit at A Century of Progress.
128. [Photo of construction crew laying the foundation for the Lama Temple exhibit at A Century of Progress. This building is a replica of the Chinese Lama Temple in Beijing, an eighteenth-century Qing imperial palace that also served as a Buddhist temple for Tibetan monks. The photo was taken in 1932.]

[Photo of general manager Lenox R. Lohr dining with other invited guests at a luncheon. Lohr is seated
129. [Photo of general manager Lenox R. Lohr dining with other invited guests at a luncheon. Lohr is seated at the far end of the table in the center.]
[Photo of initial construction work for one the exhibition buildings for A Century of Progress International
130. [Photo of initial construction work for one the exhibition buildings for A Century of Progress International Exposition.]
[Photo of the Century of Progress Midway taken by William Burton Larsen. This photo was part of the Century
131. [Photo of the Century of Progress Midway taken by William Burton Larsen. This photo was part of the Century of Progress camera contest at the Hall of Photography.]
[Photo of the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago. The Field Museum opened in 1893 as part of
132. [Photo of the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago. The Field Museum opened in 1893 as part of the World Columbian Exposition in Hyde Park. The museum moved to its current location on park district space along the lakefront near downtown in 1921, and by 1930, it was joined by the addition of the Shedd Aquarium and the Adler Planetarium nearby. Although technically not part of the Century of Progress, the three lakefront museums were located immediately north of the Fairgrounds and thus attracted many visitors from the Chicago World's Fair.]

[Photo of the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago. The Field Museum opened in 1893 as part of
133. [Photo of the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago. The Field Museum opened in 1893 as part of the World Columbian Exposition in Hyde Park. The museum moved to its current location on park district space along the lakefront near downtown in 1921, and by 1930, it was joined by the addition of the Shedd Aquarium and the Adler Planetarium nearby. Although technically not part of the Century of Progress, the three lakefront museums were located immediately north of the Fairgrounds and thus attracted many visitors from the Chicago World's Fair.]
[Photo of the initial construction work for A Century of Progress International Exposition. The building
134. [Photo of the initial construction work for A Century of Progress International Exposition. The building in the background is the Adler Planetarium, which at the time the photo was taken, was recently built.]
[Photo of the Lama Temple exhibit under construction at A Century of Progress. This building is a replica
135. [Photo of the Lama Temple exhibit under construction at A Century of Progress. This building is a replica of the Chinese Lama Temple in Beijing, an eighteenth-century Qing imperial palace that also served as a Buddhist temple for Tibetan monks. The photo was taken in 1932.]
[Photo of the Lama Temple exhibit under construction at A Century of Progress. This building is a replica
136. [Photo of the Lama Temple exhibit under construction at A Century of Progress. This building is a replica of the Chinese Lama Temple in Beijing, an eighteenth-century Qing imperial palace that also served as a Buddhist temple for Tibetan monks. The photo was taken in 1932.]

[Photo of the Lama Temple exhibit under construction at A Century of Progress. This building is a replica
137. [Photo of the Lama Temple exhibit under construction at A Century of Progress. This building is a replica of the Chinese Lama Temple in Beijing, an eighteenth-century Qing imperial palace that also served as a Buddhist temple for Tibetan monks. The photo was taken in 1932.]
[Photo of the Lama Temple exhibit under construction at A Century of Progress. This building is a replica
138. [Photo of the Lama Temple exhibit under construction at A Century of Progress. This building is a replica of the Chinese Lama Temple in Beijing, an eighteenth-century Qing imperial palace that also served as a Buddhist temple for Tibetan monks. The photo was taken in 1932.]
[Photo of the Lama Temple exhibit under construction at A Century of Progress. This building is a replica
139. [Photo of the Lama Temple exhibit under construction at A Century of Progress. This building is a replica of the Chinese Lama Temple in Beijing, an eighteenth-century Qing imperial palace that also served as a Buddhist temple for Tibetan monks. The photo was taken in 1932.]
[Photo of the Lama Temple exhibit under construction at A Century of Progress. This building is a replica
140. [Photo of the Lama Temple exhibit under construction at A Century of Progress. This building is a replica of the Chinese Lama Temple in Beijing, an eighteenth-century Qing imperial palace that also served as a Buddhist temple for Tibetan monks. The photo was taken in 1932.]
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