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 (14)
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[Exterior view of the Social Science wing of the Electrical Group building. The photo was taken in 1933
1. [Exterior view of the Social Science wing of the Electrical Group building. The photo was taken in 1933 before the grand opening of the Chicago World's Fair.]
[Front facade of the Hall of Science at A Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
2. [Front facade of the Hall of Science at A Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[Front facade of the Hall of Science at A Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
3. [Front facade of the Hall of Science at A Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[Ground level view of the Hall of Science from the South Lagoon, opposite Lake Michigan.]
4. [Ground level view of the Hall of Science from the South Lagoon, opposite Lake Michigan.]

[Statue at the Century of Progress Hall of Social Science.]
5. [Statue at the Century of Progress Hall of Social Science.]
[The Hall of Science at A Century of Progress.]
6. [The Hall of Science at A Century of Progress.]
[View of the front exterior to the Social Science wing of the Electrical Group building before the grand
7. [View of the front exterior to the Social Science wing of the Electrical Group building before the grand opening of the Chicago World's Fair, 1932.]
[View of the Hall of Science at night. In the foreground is a reflecting pool.]
8. [View of the Hall of Science at night. In the foreground is a reflecting pool.]

[View of the pylons which adorn the social science wing of the Electrical Group exhibition building at
9. [View of the pylons which adorn the social science wing of the Electrical Group exhibition building at A Century of Progress.]
"Great Hall of the massive Hall of Science at Chicago's 1933 World's Fair -- A Century of Progress exposition,
10. "Great Hall of the massive Hall of Science at Chicago's 1933 World's Fair -- A Century of Progress exposition, which opens May 27th and closes November 1st. Ceilings, panels, balconies, and stairways of the building embody new and superb examples of modern architectural design. Here the spirit of man's scientific achievement during the past 100 years, the predominant note of the Exposition -- finds concrete expression. The hall of Science houses a wealth of exhibits by industries closely related to the basic industries, with sections devoted to biology, chemistry, geology, mathematics, physics, and medicine."
"Interior of the Circle, Hall of Science Building. An interesting view of the interior of the circle
11. "Interior of the Circle, Hall of Science Building. An interesting view of the interior of the circle at the main entrance of the Hall of Science. This is a most decorative spot and the lighting lends itself to the picture."
"North approach to the Hall of Science at Chicago's 1933 World's Fair -- A Century of Progress Exposition,
12. "North approach to the Hall of Science at Chicago's 1933 World's Fair -- A Century of Progress Exposition, which opens May 27th and continues until November 1st. The beautiful carillon tower rising above the Hall is equipped with mellow-toned chimes that send their music floating out over the grounds throughout the day and night. Inside the Hall of Science, Exposition visitors view dramatic action exhibits of industries closely related to the basic sciences. The building comprises superb examples of modern architecture. It is U-shaped with two arms reaching down to a sparkling lagoon, and enclosing a court of three acres. In the center of its upper terrace is a circular well, forming the base of a court colorful with pools, fountains and flower-gardens."

"North Entrance of the Hall of Science, a modern architectural masterpiece at A Century of Progress --
13. "North Entrance of the Hall of Science, a modern architectural masterpiece at A Century of Progress -- Chicago's 1933 World's Fair. Designed to display the wonders of science and the industries related to it, this structure is itself something of a marvel in construction and design."
"North facade of the Hall of Science -- Chicago's 1933 World's Fair. At night the twelve pylons, arranged
14. "North facade of the Hall of Science -- Chicago's 1933 World's Fair. At night the twelve pylons, arranged in a semi-circle about an electric fountain, are illuminated in red. The carillon tower shown in the distance is lighted in a mysterious blue. The entire building is a symphony of color in the modern manner."
"Redressing Hall of Science for the New Fair. E. Pantano is shown here repairing an exhibit in the chemistry
15. "Redressing Hall of Science for the New Fair. E. Pantano is shown here repairing an exhibit in the chemistry section, showing the formation of sulphuric acid. Scientific exhibits will be considerably enlarged and improved for the opening of the new Exposition in Chicago May 26th."
"Sculpture of 'Man Combating Ignorance' is a dominating figure of the North approach of the Hall of Science."
16. "Sculpture of 'Man Combating Ignorance' is a dominating figure of the North approach of the Hall of Science."

"Sculpture of 'Man Combating Ignorance' is a dominating figure of the north approach to the Hall of Science."
17. "Sculpture of 'Man Combating Ignorance' is a dominating figure of the north approach to the Hall of Science."
"The Hall of Social Science is one of the most important exhibits at the Exposition. The social development
18. "The Hall of Social Science is one of the most important exhibits at the Exposition. The social development of mankind, his home, environment and education are shown at this exhibit."
"View of the hall of Science, at A Century of Progress Exposition showing the interior of the great courtyard,
19. "View of the hall of Science, at A Century of Progress Exposition showing the interior of the great courtyard, the fins for illuminating the tower and the patterned cut-outs for lighting the wall surfaces."
"Within the great court of the Hall of Science, where the wonders of scientific progress are revealed
20. "Within the great court of the Hall of Science, where the wonders of scientific progress are revealed at A Century of Progress, Chicago's 1933 World's Fair. At the extreme left is shown the rostrum from which speakers address multitudes gathered for gala occasions. In the background appear the tops of the twelve pylons which, arranged in a semi-circle, from the north facade of this structure."
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