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 (10)
1933 (1)

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Kaufmann & Fabry co. (7)
Hallenbeck (3)

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Demonstrations (6)
Electricity (5)
Indigenous Peoples (4)
Electrical Apparatus (2)
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[A demonstration of the "balopticon," an early still-image version of the modern-day overhead projector.]
1. [A demonstration of the "balopticon," an early still-image version of the modern-day overhead projector.]
[American Indian demonstrating the use of a bow and arrow at the Century of Progress Indian Village.]
2. [American Indian demonstrating the use of a bow and arrow at the Century of Progress Indian Village.]
[Hand-made pottery on display at the Century of Progress Indian Village.]
3. [Hand-made pottery on display at the Century of Progress Indian Village.]
[Native American drumming at the Century of Progress Indian Village.]
4. [Native American drumming at the Century of Progress Indian Village.]

[Native American drumming at the Century of Progress Indian Village.]
5. [Native American drumming at the Century of Progress Indian Village.]
"Above the 'House of Magic,' in which General Electric presents demonstrations of spectacular research
6. "Above the 'House of Magic,' in which General Electric presents demonstrations of spectacular research laboratory developments, and extending along the entire length of a balcony over the exhibit space is a series of thirteen huge pillars covered with murals which depict the story of the electrical industry. A lounge is located on the roof of the House of Magic."
"In General Electric's 'House of Magic' at the Century of Progress, the wonders of electrical science
7. "In General Electric's 'House of Magic' at the Century of Progress, the wonders of electrical science and research are demonstrated and explained by a staff of young engineers."
"In this auditorium in the Electrical Building at the Century of Progress, General Electric presents
8. "In this auditorium in the Electrical Building at the Century of Progress, General Electric presents the romantic story of the development of lamps and lighting."

"The drum and bugle corps of the Calumet City American Legion post provided the martial music for the
9. "The drum and bugle corps of the Calumet City American Legion post provided the martial music for the parade of the parishioners of St. Andrew's Roman Catholic church which celebrated St. Andrew's Day at the Chicago World's Fair yesterday (Sunday). A colorful program was held in the Court of States, including music, dancing, a fashion show, and gymnastic demonstrations."
"The House of Magic was crowded at every demonstration last Sunday at the Century of Progress. A complete
10. "The House of Magic was crowded at every demonstration last Sunday at the Century of Progress. A complete program is presented every half hour."
"With only small sections of the walls completed, this little building in the General Electric exhibit
11. "With only small sections of the walls completed, this little building in the General Electric exhibit at a Century of Progress shows how homes are wired for electric service. Even the electric clock is cut in two so that connections may be seen."
 

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