University of Illinois at Chicago Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)
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[A miniature panoramic diorama of A Century of Progress.]
1. [A miniature panoramic diorama of A Century of Progress.]
[A model demonstrating the use of a Hoover vacuum cleaner. The photo is undated.]
2. [A model demonstrating the use of a Hoover vacuum cleaner. The photo is undated.]
[A parade at the Century of Progress 'Foreign Villages' exhibit. The ethnological exhibit included replicas
3. [A parade at the Century of Progress 'Foreign Villages' exhibit. The ethnological exhibit included replicas of model villages from Spain, Germany, Ireland, Switzerland, Italy, the Netherlands, Mexico, Tunisia, and Morocco, among others. Each village was staffed by employees in costumes native to the country being represented. The model villages also featured entertainment, an arts and crafts demonstration, and indoor and outdoor dining.]
[A small-scale diorama of A Century of Progress International Exposition.]
4. [A small-scale diorama of A Century of Progress International Exposition.]

[A U.S. Steel exhibit of a miniature railroad and viaduct made out of clay. The photo is undated.]
5. [A U.S. Steel exhibit of a miniature railroad and viaduct made out of clay. The photo is undated.]
[An unidentified man demonstrating the use of a molecular and geometric model at one of the science exhibits
6. [An unidentified man demonstrating the use of a molecular and geometric model at one of the science exhibits at A Century of Progress International Exposition, ca. 1933-1934.]
[Figurines representing the national costumes of Czechoslovakia, Switzerland, Wales, Sweden, Bretagne
7. [Figurines representing the national costumes of Czechoslovakia, Switzerland, Wales, Sweden, Bretagne (France), Scotland, Bavaria (Germany), and Holland.]
[Photograph of model buildings at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
8. [Photograph of model buildings at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]

[Photograph of model buildings at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
9. [Photograph of model buildings at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.]
[Technicians construct a model petroleum refinery for exhibition at A Century of Progress. The photo
10. [Technicians construct a model petroleum refinery for exhibition at A Century of Progress. The photo is undated.]
"A display of small apparatus which includes some new developments, such as the Thyratron speed control
11. "A display of small apparatus which includes some new developments, such as the Thyratron speed control for motors, quiet operating motor on sound isolating base, and gear motors, supplemented by models of large equipment represents the apparatus section of the General Electric Company in its exhibit at the Century of Progress."
"Circuit breakers, new and unusual types of motors, control devices, welding equipment, and electron
12. "Circuit breakers, new and unusual types of motors, control devices, welding equipment, and electron tube control are some of the products of the apparatus section of the General Electric on exhibit at the Century of Progress. Models of large apparatus are also used extensively."

"In a spacious section of the General Electric exhibit at a Century of Progress, new models of G.E. refrigerators
13. "In a spacious section of the General Electric exhibit at a Century of Progress, new models of G.E. refrigerators -- commercial and domestic -- water coolers, and the single unit apartment house kitchenette may be examined by World's Fair visitors."
"In this modernistic setting in the General Electric exhibit at the Century of Progress are shown the
14. "In this modernistic setting in the General Electric exhibit at the Century of Progress are shown the newest models of electric ranges, dishwashers, and water heaters. Visitors may examine them and see how they operate."
Building at the left is a replica of the Lincoln-Berry store where Abraham Lincoln clerked in New Salem,
15. Building at the left is a replica of the Lincoln-Berry store where Abraham Lincoln clerked in New Salem, Illinois.
Model of an oxygen room.
16. Model of an oxygen room.

Panoramic view of Abraham Lincoln complex at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934.
17. Panoramic view of Abraham Lincoln complex at the Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934. The exhibit includes reproductions of Lincoln's birthplace, his early home in Indiana, the Lincoln-Berry store, where he clerked, and the Wigwam where he was nominated for the U.S. presidency. The building at the far left is a reproduction of the Rutledge Tavern where Lincoln met and courted Anne Rutledge. Lake Michigan is seen in the background.
The "Wigwam" is a replica of the convention hall where Abraham Lincoln was nominated for the presidency
18. The "Wigwam" is a replica of the convention hall where Abraham Lincoln was nominated for the presidency in Chicago in 1860.
  
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