University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
  Skip to content  collection home browse advanced search preferences my favorites help   
 
Search results for Mayor   
Refine your search
Creator
Kaufmann & Fabry co. (5)

Subject
Parades & Processions (3)
Memorial Rites & Cerem... (1)
Milk (1)
Police (1)
School Children (1)
Courtyards (1)
Crowds (1)
Education (1)
Fire Fighters (1)
Heads of State (1)

Date
ca. 1933-1934 (3)
1934 (2)
1932 (1)

Format
6.5x10.5 (2)
7.25x9.5 (2)
7.5x9.25 (1)
9.5x7.5 (1)

results 1-6 of 6 item(s)  page 1 of 1 : ( <<  1  >> ) :: previous : next
select all : clear all : add to favorites
[A crowd gathers at the Hall of Science courtyard for Mayor's Day on July 6th, 1932.]
1. [A crowd gathers at the Hall of Science courtyard for Mayor's Day on July 6th, 1932.]
[Parade in front of the Czechoslovakia pavilion at the Century of Progress International Exposition,
2. [Parade in front of the Czechoslovakia pavilion at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934. The Century of Progress showcased the artistic, cultural, and scientific achievements of Czechoslovakia, then a newly independent country that had won its independence from the Austro-Hungarian Empire at the end of World War One. Anton Cermak, mayor of Chicago from 1931 until his assassination in 1933, just a few months prior to the Century of Progress grand opening, was a Czech immigrant from Bohemia.]
"Approximately 5,000 Italian-Americans gathered about the Italian government building of the Chicago
3. "Approximately 5,000 Italian-Americans gathered about the Italian government building of the Chicago World's Fair for the unveiling of a memorial pillar to Italo Balbo, shown here, Sunday (July 15th). It was the highlight of Italian day at the Fair, with Mayor Edward J. Kelly; Marquis Rossi Longhi, Italian charge d'affairs; Rufus C. Dawes; Giuseppi Castruccio; consul-general; Lt. Gov. Thomas F. Donovan, and other officials present." [Italo Balbo was a fascist general and leader of the Italian Blackshirts and, at the time, a close ally of Benito Mussolini. Balbo arrived at the Century of Progress on a transatlantic flight from Rome, Italy. The City of Chicago subsequently staged a parade and renamed 7th Street 'Balbo Drive' in his honor.]
"Chicago firefighters paraded the finest of their equipment in their portion of the ceremonies at the
4. "Chicago firefighters paraded the finest of their equipment in their portion of the ceremonies at the Fair Tuesday, Chicago Day. In addition to the equipment there was a battalion of men who marched in review before Mayor E.J. Kelly and other dignitaries of the city government and park commissions."

"Ernest Buehler, vice president of the Chicago Board of Education, receives a sample of the kind of milk
5. "Ernest Buehler, vice president of the Chicago Board of Education, receives a sample of the kind of milk which will be given free to children who visit the World's Fair on the special Children's Day which has been arranged in conjunction with Fair officials and the Mayor's Keep Chicago Ahead committee. The free milk will be donated by the Chicago Milk Foundation, and Carl Dysenroth, executive secretary of the foundation, here completes arrangements concerning it."
"Part of the 400 policeman who took part in the Chicago Day parade at the World's Fair on Tuesday , October
6. "Part of the 400 policeman who took part in the Chicago Day parade at the World's Fair on Tuesday , October 9th. The police contingent was made up of 250 police and 50 from each of the three park forces. They were reviewed by Mayor E. J. Kelly and other city officials who were guests of honor at the Fair."
  

select all : clear all : add to favorites
results 1-6 of 6 item(s)  page 1 of 1 : ( <<  1  >> ) :: previous : next