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 (6)
1932 (1)

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[Diorama of the Chicago Historical Society.]
1. [Diorama of the Chicago Historical Society.]
[Exterior view of the Field Museum of Natural History. Named after the Chicago department store magnate
2. [Exterior view of the Field Museum of Natural History. Named after the Chicago department store magnate Marshall Field, the Field Museum was first incorporated as the "Columbian Museum of Chicago" shortly after the close of the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition.]
[Italian painting exhibit at A Century of Progress International Exposition.]
3. [Italian painting exhibit at A Century of Progress International Exposition.]
[Oblique view of the Field Museum of Natural History along Chicago's lakefront near downtown.]
4. [Oblique view of the Field Museum of Natural History along Chicago's lakefront near downtown.]

[Photo of the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago. The Field Museum opened in 1893 as part of
5. [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
6. [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.]
[View of the Italian science exhibit at the Century of Progress Hall of Science. This part of the exhibit
7. [View of the Italian science exhibit at the Century of Progress Hall of Science. This part of the exhibit featured Italian maritime achievements.]
 

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