University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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"In this small auditorium in the General Electric exhibit at A Century of Progress, visitors may learn
41. "In this small auditorium in the General Electric exhibit at A Century of Progress, visitors may learn what's new in electrical equipment for industrial applications."
"Installations of two systems of General Electric air conditioning equipment for the home are shown in
42. "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."
"Light and lighting present an interesting picture of progress in the incandescent lamp section of the
43. "Light and lighting present an interesting picture of progress in the incandescent lamp section of the General Electric Company exhibit at A Century of Progress."
"Men at work on the modern work benches, tool cabinets, hand tools, and gadgets which are included in
44. "Men at work on the modern work benches, tool cabinets, hand tools, and gadgets which are included in the equipment of the model home work shop on exhibit at the Electric Light and Power Industry's display on the second floor of the Electrical Building at the Chicago World's Fair."

"Mercury vapor and sodium vapor lamps are two of the important items shown in this exhibit of the General
45. "Mercury vapor and sodium vapor lamps are two of the important items shown in this exhibit of the General Electric Vapor Lamp Co., in the Electrical Building of the Century of Progress."
"Shown here is a milk irradiator used to put Vitamin D in milk by means of exposing the milk to ultra-violet
46. "Shown here is a milk irradiator used to put Vitamin D in milk by means of exposing the milk to ultra-violet rays. This machine is shown as a part of the Electric Light and Power Industry's exhibit on the second floor of the Electrical Building at the World's Fair."
"Small units form the back wall and a few chairs for the audience make a small ampitheatre [sic] of General
47. "Small units form the back wall and a few chairs for the audience make a small ampitheatre [sic] of General Electric's Air Conditioning display at A Century of Progress in Chicago. Lectures on the fundamentals of air conditioning are given several times a day."
"Spectrum of Electromagnetic Radiation which is on display as a part of the exhibit of the Electric Light
48. "Spectrum of Electromagnetic Radiation which is on display as a part of the exhibit of the Electric Light and Power Industry on the second floor of the Electrical Building at the Chicago World's Fair."

"The House of Magic was crowded at every demonstration last Sunday at the Century of Progress. A complete
49. "The House of Magic was crowded at every demonstration last Sunday at the Century of Progress. A complete program is presented every half hour."
"The night is pierced with light - of every hue - waterfalls, lacy sprays, and light that shoots off
50. "The night is pierced with light - of every hue - waterfalls, lacy sprays, and light that shoots off high into the heavens! This display may be seen in the court of the Electrical Building."
"The preparation of food of all kinds in this model electric kitchen is one of the features of the General
51. "The preparation of food of all kinds in this model electric kitchen is one of the features of the General Electric exhibit at the Century of Progress."
"The Sight Meter Demonstration, which is on display as a part of the exhibit of the Electric Light and
52. "The Sight Meter Demonstration, which is on display as a part of the exhibit of the Electric Light and Power Industry on the second floor of the Electrical Building. [The visitor] can test his own eyesight and determine the amount of light necessary for reading matter and household tasks."

"This portrait of Edison, Ford, and Firestone done by H. Harrington Betts is displayed on the walls of
53. "This portrait of Edison, Ford, and Firestone done by H. Harrington Betts is displayed on the walls of the Electric Light and Power Industry's exhibit on the second floor of the Electrical Building at the World's Fair."
"To show what makes the wheels go 'round in a steam turbine, General Electric has this full-size 50 horsepower,
54. "To show what makes the wheels go 'round in a steam turbine, General Electric has this full-size 50 horsepower, two-stage turbine and governor, cut away to expose the working parts, in its exhibit at A Century of Progress."
"To the science of seeing -- electric lamps and new ideas in lighting -- this section of the General
55. "To the science of seeing -- electric lamps and new ideas in lighting -- this section of the General Electric exhibit at the Century of Progress is devoted."
"Vapor lamps and lighting schemes they make possible form the theme of the General Electric Vapor Lamp
56. "Vapor lamps and lighting schemes they make possible form the theme of the General Electric Vapor Lamp Company exhibit at the Electrical Building at the Century of Progress."

"What One Cent Will Do For You Electrically is interestingly shown through the penny power display in
57. "What One Cent Will Do For You Electrically is interestingly shown through the penny power display in the Kilowatt Hour exhibit which is a part of the Electric Light and Power Industry's show on the second floor of the Electrical Building at the Chicago World's Fair."
"When light beams from the star Arcturus were picked up by photoelectric tubes at four observatories,
58. "When light beams from the star Arcturus were picked up by photoelectric tubes at four observatories, signals flashed on this display board on the rostrum of the Hall of Science to the show the audience how the official lighting of A Century of Progress was accomplished."
"With only small sections of the walls completed, this little building in the General Electric exhibit
59. "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."
"With streams of water pouring on it from every direction, this motor and control equipment in the General
60. "With streams of water pouring on it from every direction, this motor and control equipment in the General Electric exhibit at A Century of Progress demonstrates its suitability for use in many types of plants where water or other liquids are used."
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