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Official book of the fair, giving pre-exposition information, 1932-1933, of a Century of Progress International Exposition, Chicago, 1933

Catalog Data

Author:
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Subject:
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Physical description:
96 p. illus. (incl. map) double pl. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Illinois
Chicago
Date:
1932
[c1932]
Contents:
A message to the public. -- The spirit of a Century of Progress International Exposition. -- Organization. -- Financial plan. -- Administration Building. -- Old Fort Dearborn. -- Illumination and color. -- Hall of Science. The basic sciences ; Medical displays ; Progress in medicine. -- Dioramas. Life on Galapagos Islands ; Reptiles of late Jurassic period ; Franklin's kite experiment. -- City of New York. -- Lincoln group. -- Amusements. -- Public conveniences. -- Electrical group. -- Sky rides. -- Golden Temple of Jehol. -- Progress in Agriculture. -- Agricultural Building. -- Dairy Building. -- Travel and Transport Building. -- General Motors Building. -- Chrysler Building. -- Transportation. -- A story of industry. -- General Exhibits Building. -- Sears, Roebuck Building. -- American Radiator and Standard Sanitary Building. -- Firestone Building. -- Federal and states buildings. -- Home and industrial arts. -- Wonderland for children. -- Social science exhibits. -- Maya Temple. -- Foreign exhibits. -- Edison Memorial. -- Construction. -- Housing, tourist accommodations. -- Special features. Music ; Sports ; Pageantry ; Congresses and conventions. -- Soldier Field Stadium. -- Museum of Science and Industry. -- Art Institute. -- Adler Planetarium and Astronomical Museum. -- Field Museum. -- Shedd Aquarium. -- Admission charges. -- Pertinent facts. -- 1933 conventions in Chicago
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Call number:
T501.A1 C53 1932
T501.A1C53 1932
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_84846