U.S. Government and States Group
Title:
U.S. Government and States Group
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1933 Aug-1


Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Looking Through Morocco With the Belgian Village in the Background. Here you will find a typical street scene just as you would if you were actually visiting in one of those century old cities in historical Morocco; buildings and surroundings being exact replicas of existing structures now to be found in the City of Rabat.



General Motors Building, Chicago World's Fair
Title:
General Motors Building, Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Visited by thousands daily. Perhaps the most interesting feature is the complete assembly of automobiles from chassis frame to gas in the gasoline tank. The building is 454 feet in length.


Elephant Train and Federal Building across Lakes of the Nations
Title:
Elephant Train and Federal Building across Lakes of the Nations
Linen unused



"Enchanted Island", A Playground for Children, Chicago World's Fair
Title:
"Enchanted Island", A Playground for Children, Chicago World's Fair
Linen unused

Description:
Here are old time and new amusement devices for children. Here young people can spend hours of real pleasure while their folks visit the many exhibits of the fair.


Night View Showing Hall of Science and Northerly Island, Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Night View Showing Hall of Science and Northerly Island, Chicago World's Fair
Linen unused

Description:
Magnificent as the view is in sunlight, it becomes a real wonder at night, with thousands of colorful lights, many concealed, thereby developing indirect lighting. This view shows the Northerly Island, with Lake Michigan in the background.



Golden Temple of Jehol by Night
Title:
Golden Temple of Jehol by Night
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Replica of the celebrated Chinese Lama Temple, is a gift to the Exposition of Vincent Bendix. The Golden Pavilion, seat of worship of the Manchu emperors, was copied faithfully by North Chinese architects and artisans, shipped in 28,000 pieces to Chicago and put together like the parts of some huge Chinese puzzle.


Havoline Thermometer Century of Progress International Exposition Chicago 1933
Title:
Havoline Thermometer Century of Progress International Exposition Chicago 1933
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
World's Tallest Thermometer Twenty-one stories (218 ft) high. Shows temperature by neon light tubes. Sponsored by Indian Refining Company, Lawrenceville, Ill., makers of Waxfree Havoline Motor Oil - best for all cars, winter or summer, because it contains no wax. Wax turns candle-hard with cold, water thin with heat. Keep wax out of your motor! Waxfree Havoline Motor Oil is sold at all Texaco stations.



Pavillon of thr USSR, New York World's Fair 1939
Title:
Pavillon of thr USSR, New York World's Fair 1939
Continental Chrome unused

Description:
Khimky River Station on the Moscow-Volga Canal


Exposition Internationale Liege 1930 Poster
Title:
Exposition Internationale Liege 1930 Poster
Liege, Continental Chrome unused

Description:
Avril - Novembre. sous le patronage officiel du gouvernement. Section Agriculture - horticulture (secteur sud).



Japanese Pavilion, Expo '67
Title:
Japanese Pavilion, Expo '67
Montreal Ontario (ON), Continental Chrome unused


In San Diego's Back Country: The World's Best Cotton
Title:
In San Diego's Back Country: The World's Best Cotton
San Diego California (CA), Divided Back unused



Washington State Building, California Tower in Background
Title:
Washington State Building, California Tower in Background
San Diego California (CA), Divided Back unused


Entrance to Isthmus Amusement Street
Title:
Entrance to Isthmus Amusement Street
San Diego California (CA), Divided Back unused

Description:
Panama-California Exposition.



Birds Eye View of Expostion Grounds
Title:
Birds Eye View of Expostion Grounds
Divided Back unused


Night Scene on the Zone
Title:
Night Scene on the Zone
San Francisco California (CA), Divided Back unused

Description:
Panama-Pacific International Exposition.



Fine Arts Gallery
Title:
Fine Arts Gallery
Divided Back PM 1935 Jul-5


Panama Pacific International Exposition Palaces
Title:
Panama Pacific International Exposition Palaces
San Francisco California (CA), Divided Back unused



Greetings From the Huston-Fulton Celebration
Title:
Greetings From the Huston-Fulton Celebration
New York New York (NY), Divided Back PM 1909 Sep-23

Description:
Original Henrik Hudson flag. The first European visitor to this state and city was Hudson, who in 1609, sailed up the river now bearing his name. His flag under which he sailed was that of the Dutch East India Company, which was the flag of the United Provinces of the Netherlands - Orange, White and Blue, arranged in three equal horizontal stripes, in the center of the white stripe the letters A. V. O. C. - The Vereenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie - United East India Company. The A indicating that the ship was sent out by the Amsterdam Chamber of this company.


1933 Chicago World's Fair - Air Show Pavilion Souvenir Post Card
Title:
1933 Chicago World's Fair - Air Show Pavilion Souvenir Post Card
unused

Description:
Series 7075-3 Category: Expesition: 1933 Chicago World's Fair Location: Chicago, Illinois; Air Show Pavilion Description On Front of Card: Air Show Pavilion - The Epci of Human Flight Shown Within. In Graphic Sequence. Without. - A Mighty Searchlight's Beam Directs The Way To The Fair. A Century of Progress- Chicago's 1933 World's Fair. Souvenir Post Card. Year: 1933 Color: Black and White Hallmark: Front Bottom Right: 7075-3, Back Top Right: Letters 'CR' in scroll font. Publisher: C R. Childs Comapny. 5707 W. Lake St., Chicago



Sioux Indian Village
Title:
Sioux Indian Village
unused

Description:
Series 7081-3 Maya Temple. Exact reproduction of one section of famous "nunnery" at Uxmal, Yucatan. Part of Sioux Indian Village and Greyhound Intra-Fair buses in foreground. A century of progress-Chicago's 1933 World's Fair.


National Commission for Propoganda and Defense of Cuban Tobacco
Title:
National Commission for Propoganda and Defense of Cuban Tobacco
Linen unused



Streets of Paris
Title:
Streets of Paris
Linen unused


Entrance to Seminole Indian Village
Title:
Entrance to Seminole Indian Village
Linen unused



Paris Colonial Exposition 1931
Title:
Paris Colonial Exposition 1931
unused

Description:
Za jeden den kolem sveta - Paris 1931


Temple of Music
Title:
Temple of Music
Buffalo New York (NY), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1901 Aug-22



Meriweather Lewis Statue
Title:
Meriweather Lewis Statue
Portland Oregon (OR), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused

Description:
Meriwether Lewis. Born near Charlottesville, Va., August 18, 1774. Died near Nashville, Tenn., October 8, 1809.


Statuary Western Cowboys
Title:
Statuary Western Cowboys
Portland Oregon (OR), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused

Description:
Lewis and Clark Exposition, 1905



William Clark Statue
Title:
William Clark Statue
Portland Oregon (OR), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused

Description:
William Clark. Born in Virginia, August 1, 1770. Died in St. Louis, Mo., September 1, 1838.


Oregon Centennial Exposition - Frontier Village, Main Street
Title:
Oregon Centennial Exposition - Frontier Village, Main Street
Chrome unused



Oregon Centennial Exposition - Frontier Village, Can Can Girls
Title:
Oregon Centennial Exposition - Frontier Village, Can Can Girls
Chrome unused


Ford Exhibit
Title:
Ford Exhibit
Chrome PM 1935



Manufacturers Building
Title:
Manufacturers Building
Real Photo unused


1939 Golden Gate International Exposition
Title:
1939 Golden Gate International Exposition
San Francisco California (CA), Real Photo PM 1939 May-29



In the Forestry Building
Title:
In the Forestry Building
Seattle Washington (WA), Real Photo unused


Canada and Grand Trunk Buildings
Title:
Canada and Grand Trunk Buildings
Real Photo unused



Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition Garden Roses
Title:
Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition Garden Roses
Seattle Washington (WA), Real Photo PM 1942 Aug-18


Main Entrance
Title:
Main Entrance
Real Photo unused



Aerial View of Expo
Title:
Aerial View of Expo
San Diego California (CA), Real Photo unused

Description:
California Pacific International Exposition, 1935


Exposition 10th Anniversary of the Automobile, Paris 1907
Title:
Exposition 10th Anniversary of the Automobile, Paris 1907
Real Photo unused



Gulf Exhibit at The World's Fair
Title:
Gulf Exhibit at The World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
At the Gulf Exhibit will be found the World's Largest Auto Cylinder, a reproduction of the World's Largest Atmospheric Vacuum Still, the Airplane Motor that set the World's Endurance Record, and many other things of interest. Don't miss it!


Sinclair Dinosaur Exhibit
Title:
Sinclair Dinosaur Exhibit
Chrome unused



Permian Basin Oil Show
Title:
Permian Basin Oil Show
Odessa Texas (TX), Chrome unused

Description:
Entrance to the Oil Show grounds where the biennial Permian Basin Oil Show is held in even number years. As the oil field service and supply capitol of the world, and centered in the middle of the Permian Basin, the second largest oil field in the world, Odessa's show attracts some 300,000 visitors each year.


The Court House of Honor at Night
Title:
The Court House of Honor at Night
Seattle Washington (WA), Divided Back unused

Description:
Thousands of electric lights strung systematically over the Exposition Buildings transform the beautiful day scenes into a veritable Fairy land at night, and the dancing waters of the Cascades reflect their brilliancy. 1909 - the Alaska - Yukon - Pacific Exposition Official Photograph.



Panama-Pacific Exposition
Title:
Panama-Pacific Exposition
San Francisco California (CA), Divided Back PM 1910 Oct-27

Description:
Get your Congressmen to Vote for the Panama-Pacific International Exposition at the Exposition City San Francisco-1915. California Guarantees an Exposition That Will be a Credit to the Nation.


Panama-Pacific Exposition
Title:
Panama-Pacific Exposition
San Francisco California (CA), Divided Back PM 1910 Oct-19

Description:
Get your Congressmen to Vote for the Panama-Pacific International Exposition at the Exposition City San Francisco-1915. California Guarantees an Exposition that will be a Credit to the Nation.



Albert Einstein Exiting Jewish Palestine Pavilion
Title:
Albert Einstein Exiting Jewish Palestine Pavilion
Continental Chrome unused


Korea Pavilion
Title:
Korea Pavilion
New Orleans Louisiana (LA), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
1984 Louisiana World Exposition - Its 82-acre setting along the banks of the Mississippi River dazzles the imagination with a wonderland of fact and fantasy. The Korea Pavilion, its theme: New Tides of Progress, shows the country's past, present and future. In the forecourt is the Turtle Ship. Built in the 16th century, it was considered the world's first ironclad naval vessel ever constructed. This replica is one-third size of the original length, 104 feet, 5 inches; width, 33 feet, 10 inches; height, 20 feet, 10 inches.



The World's Fair, 1984
Title:
The World's Fair, 1984
New Orleans Louisiana (LA), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
Louisiana World Exposition. It's 82-acre setting along the banks of the Mississippi River, will dazzle the imagination with a wonderland of fact and fantasy. The world is coming to New Orleans, come see it... at the Fair. The great celebration of the 20th Century. Just five minutes from the heart of New Orleans, romantic, alluring, the "City that Care Forgot."


Government Building
Title:
Government Building
Pioneer unused



Louisiana World Exposition
Title:
Louisiana World Exposition
New Orleans Louisiana (LA), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
1984 Louisiana World Exposition New Orleans, May 12 - Nov. 11, 1984 Its 82-acre setting along the banks of the Mississippi River dazzles the imagination with a wonderland of fact and fantasy. City Gate, awesome in decoration and dimension, with figures reminiscent of Mardi Gras. Through the Front Street entrance, Centennial Plaza is the first of seven areas to greet the visitor.


Manufacturers and Liberal Arts Building
Title:
Manufacturers and Liberal Arts Building
Pioneer unused



Mines Building
Title:
Mines Building
Pioneer PM 1893 Oct-28


The Fisheries Building
Title:
The Fisheries Building
Pioneer PM 1893 Aug-5



World's Columbian Exposition
Title:
World's Columbian Exposition
Pioneer unused

Description:
Official Souvenir Postal


Cosmetics Building, New York World's Fair
Title:
Cosmetics Building, New York World's Fair
New York New York (NY), Linen unused

Description:
Designed to resemble a container for the products it houses, the Cosmetics Building is one of the most unusual of the Fair structures. An auditorium in the building is used for the presentation of motion pictures, pageants and cosmetic shows. Cross and Cross and John Hironimus are the architects.



Model of Middle Sector of Central Mall
Title:
Model of Middle Sector of Central Mall
New York New York (NY), Linen unused

Description:
New York World's Fair 1939 The Middle Sector of Central Mall This pictures shows the Middle Sector of the Central Mall of the New York World's Fair, a 2,000 foot esplanade, lined with 250 trees and hundreds of benches arranged alongside five lagoons. The latter form setting for groups sculptured, symbolic figures, the huge portrait statue of George Washington at his inauguration, the largest sun dial in the world, and, at top the Perisphere, the largest ball ever constructed by mankind, and the Trylong, a 65 story triangular shaft. About 25 of the largest exhibit buildings face upon the tree lined area.


Aerial View of Equitable's Gardens of Security
Title:
Aerial View of Equitable's Gardens of Security
New York New York (NY), Linen unused

Description:
The Exhibit of The Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States symbolizes the tranquility and peace of mind that life insurance protection offers the insured and his family.



Mission Trails Building
Title:
Mission Trails Building
San Francisco California (CA), Linen PM 1940 Sep-24

Description:
This building at California's Golden Gate International Exposition in 1940, houses the exhibits of Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Monterey, Santa Cruz, San Benito, Santa Clara and San Mateo counties. The architecture of this building is a composite of seven of the early Spanish Missions which still can be seen along the Mission Trails


Hall of Science, Chicago 1933 World's Fair
Title:
Hall of Science, Chicago 1933 World's Fair
Divided Back PM 1933 Jul-12



Exhibit Building of Albers Bros. Milling Co.
Title:
Exhibit Building of Albers Bros. Milling Co.
Divided Back unused

Description:
Panama-Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco, 1915. Occupies center position in Palace of Food Products in direct approach from all four entrances. Albers Bros. Milling Co. are the largest cereal manufacturers in the West.


International Harvester Company
Title:
International Harvester Company
Divided Back unused

Description:
Spinning and balling McCormick-Deering binder twine in the International Harvester exhibit in Farm Machinery Hall, Chicago, 1934.



International Harvester Company
Title:
International Harvester Company
Divided Back unused

Description:
Cream Separators and Milkers - Dairy exhibit in Farm Machinery Hall. The cow is an accurate reproduced Holstein that chews its cud, blinks its eyes, breathes, moves its head and ears, switches its tail, moos occasionally, and gives milk that can be seen through a window in the pail of the milker.


Sire Meeker's Ox-Drawn Tram Heads Industrial Parade, Kansas City, Oct. 5, 1910
Title:
Sire Meeker's Ox-Drawn Tram Heads Industrial Parade, Kansas City, Oct. 5, 1910
Divided Back unused

Description:
Series A-24670 Oregon Trail Monument Expedition



Japanese Village - The Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition - 1909
Title:
Japanese Village - The Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition - 1909
Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 75 The Japanese Village, or Streets of Tokyo, is at the foot of Pay Streak, where everything Japanese is shown and vended. The Japanese theatre is the prominent attraction.


Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis, 1904--Napoleon Bridge
Title:
Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis, 1904--Napoleon Bridge
Divided Back PM 1904 Sep-7

Description:
Series 121



1909 - The Alaska-Yukon Pacific Exposition
Title:
1909 - The Alaska-Yukon Pacific Exposition
Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 80


1909-The Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition-1909
Title:
1909-The Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition-1909
Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 60 Official Photograph The Washington Statue, temporarily placed on Puget Plaza is a fine bronze monument, the fund for the purchase of which was the result of patriotic efforts of Washington women members of the D. A. R.



1909--The Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition--1909
Title:
1909--The Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition--1909
Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 62 Official Photograph


Washington Building - The Alaska, Yukon, Pacific Exposition
Title:
Washington Building - The Alaska, Yukon, Pacific Exposition
Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 61 The Washington State Building is an elegant structure of the Modern French School of Architecture, with four massive Ionic columns, to the roof, at the entrance. A magnificent reception room, the finest ever seen at an Exposition, covers the entire ground floor.



Agriculture and Manufacturing Buildings
Title:
Agriculture and Manufacturing Buildings
Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 52 The Agriculture and Manufacturing Buildings are nearly the same,one the right and the other the left unit in the Court of Honor. The principal exhibit feature is the showing of resources of the State by Counties.


One and a Quarter Million - Alaska, Yukon, Pacific Corporation
Title:
One and a Quarter Million - Alaska, Yukon, Pacific Corporation
Divided Back unused

Description:
Upon a stand, within a glass case, within an iron cage, within a classic temple, within the Alaska Building; so secure and yet so easily seen repose bars and nuggets of pure gold valued at a million and a quarter dollars.



1909-The Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition-1909
Title:
1909-The Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition-1909
Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 65 Official Photograph


The Big Stick
Title:
The Big Stick
Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 84 Official Photograph The Big Stick is one immense piece of "milled" timber 156 1-2 feet in length and is one of the things showing the wonderful timber growths of the Pacific Northwest. See it at the Forestry Building.



1909-The Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition-1909
Title:
1909-The Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition-1909
Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 53 Manufacturers Palace This structure contains exhibits of hundreds of industries covering textiles, carpets, heating, lighting and ventilating apparatus, metal work, wood, clothing, tools, etc. Many processes of manufacture are in daily operation.


Machinery Building
Title:
Machinery Building
Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 58



1909-The Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition-1909
Title:
1909-The Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition-1909
Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 71 Official Photograph


New York State Building, Alaska Yukon Pacific Exposition
Title:
New York State Building, Alaska Yukon Pacific Exposition
Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 63 An inscription upon this building states: "This house is a replica of the home of William H. Seward, whose far-sighted statesmanship gave Alaska to the United States." "Let us sign the treaty tonight."



Bird's Eye View of The Alaska Yukon Pacific Exposition Grounds, Seattle
Title:
Bird's Eye View of The Alaska Yukon Pacific Exposition Grounds, Seattle
Divided Back unused

Description:
Series X. 85


Birds Eye View of the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition
Title:
Birds Eye View of the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition
Divided Back unused

Description:
Series X82



Exposition Universelle 1900 - L'Algerie
Title:
Exposition Universelle 1900 - L'Algerie
Divided Back unused


Porte Monumentale
Title:
Porte Monumentale
Divided Back unused

Description:
Exposition Universelle de 1900



Tuck and Son's Depiction of "Hudson Landing from the 'Half-Moon'"
Title:
Tuck and Son's Depiction of "Hudson Landing from the 'Half-Moon'"
Divided Back

Description:
Hudson-Fulton Celebration Series 164 Henry Hudson, an English navigator in the employ of the Dutch East India Company, while searching for a short passage to China and India, sailed by chance into what is now New York Bay; he started up the river that to-day bears his name on Sept. 24, 1609, in his ship, the "Half-Moon". This voyage ended about where Albany now stands, and on Oct. 4ty, he set sail on his return journey to Amsterdam. Hudson was eleven days navigating up the river, a distance that is now traversed in as many hours.


Pavilion of the United States of Brazil
Title:
Pavilion of the United States of Brazil
Chrome unused



Hold Card To Light - Official Souvenir World's Fair - St. Louis 1904.
Title:
Hold Card To Light - Official Souvenir World's Fair - St. Louis 1904.
Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1904 Nov-3


International Harvester Radio Controlled Tractor
Title:
International Harvester Radio Controlled Tractor
Divided Back unused

Description:
Clara, Lu 'n' Em, on the fourth anniversary of their first radio broadcast, visit a new-comer to radio, the International Harvester Mechanical Farmer and his Radio-controlled Tractor at the 1934 International Harvester Company exhibit at A century of Progress.



Palace of Electricity, World's Fair, St. Louis 1904
Title:
Palace of Electricity, World's Fair, St. Louis 1904
Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1904 Oct-10


Partial view of the International Harvester Company exhibit
Title:
Partial view of the International Harvester Company exhibit
Divided Back unused

Description:
which occupies all of Farm Machinery Hall. Chicago, 1934



Mailed From the Dome of the Travel and Transport Building, A Century of Progress
Title:
Mailed From the Dome of the Travel and Transport Building, A Century of Progress
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border unused

Description:
This tree-mile-a-minute Wasp-powered Boeing plane of United Airlines represents the latest in airplane design and construction. Ten passengers occupy comfortable reclining chairs in the cabin which is in charge of a stewardess. Each plane has two pilots.


The Unisphere
Title:
The Unisphere
New York New York (NY), Jumbo/Large Format unused

Description:
as see from the Promenade of the Court of Nations. Symbol of the New York World's Fair is dedicated to "Peace Through Understanding" and will remain on its site as a permanent gift to the City of New York.



Port of New York Authority - Heliport and Exhibit Building
Title:
Port of New York Authority - Heliport and Exhibit Building
Jumbo/Large Format PM 1964


National Bank of Commerce of Seattle Building
Title:
National Bank of Commerce of Seattle Building
Jumbo/Large Format unused



HemisFair 1968, San Antonio, TX - Durango and Lakeside Pavilions
Title:
HemisFair 1968, San Antonio, TX - Durango and Lakeside Pavilions
Jumbo/Large Format


IBM Pavilion
Title:
IBM Pavilion
New York New York (NY), Jumbo/Large Format PM 1965 Jul-13

Description:
Above the canopy of a forest of steel trees rises the 90-foot-high ovoid theatre of the IBM Pavilion at the 1964-65 New York World's Fair.



New York World's Fair 1964-65
Title:
New York World's Fair 1964-65
New York City New York (NY), Jumbo/Large Format unused

Description:
Peace through understanding: Chrysler Corporation's Giant Autofare; Pavillion of Paris; Coca Cola Pavilion; New York State Tent of Tomorrow.


Carillon Tower, Hall of Science, Century of Progress
Title:
Carillon Tower, Hall of Science, Century of Progress
Chicago Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused



Black Forest Village, A Century of Progress
Title:
Black Forest Village, A Century of Progress
Real Photo unused


A Century of Progress - Chicago 1933 World's Fair
Title:
A Century of Progress - Chicago 1933 World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused



Night in Theme Center
Title:
Night in Theme Center
New York New York (NY), Real Photo PM 1939 Jul-21

Description:
New York World's Fair 1939


Night View, Golden Gate International Exposition '39
Title:
Night View, Golden Gate International Exposition '39
San Francisco California (CA), Real Photo unused



Court of Reflections Golden Gate International Exposition '39
Title:
Court of Reflections Golden Gate International Exposition '39
San Francisco California (CA), Real Photo unused


Evening Star - Court of Honor, GGI Exposition
Title:
Evening Star - Court of Honor, GGI Exposition
San Francisco California (CA), Real Photo unused



Rainbow Fountain, GGI Exposition
Title:
Rainbow Fountain, GGI Exposition
San Francisco California (CA), Real Photo unused


Italian Tower, Court of Palms
Title:
Italian Tower, Court of Palms
Real Photo

Description:
Italian Tower, Court of Palms, 1915 Panama-Pacific Exposition



Park Approach to West Entrance
Title:
Park Approach to West Entrance
San Diego California (CA), Divided Back


Machinery Hall
Title:
Machinery Hall
Divided Back unused



Meier's Wonderful Clock, German Black Forest Village
Title:
Meier's Wonderful Clock, German Black Forest Village
Divided Back unused


Stratford Inn, Del Mar
Title:
Stratford Inn, Del Mar
San Diego California (CA), Divided Back unused



Black Forest Village, A Century of Progress
Title:
Black Forest Village, A Century of Progress
San Diego California (CA), Real Photo unused


Palace of Machinery from the Lagoon
Title:
Palace of Machinery from the Lagoon
Post Card (Undivided Back) unused



Castle on Enchanted Island
Title:
Castle on Enchanted Island
Linen unused


Sky Ride and Illuminations
Title:
Sky Ride and Illuminations
Linen unused



Replica of Abraham Lincoln's Birthplace in Hodgenville, KY
Title:
Replica of Abraham Lincoln's Birthplace in Hodgenville, KY
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Chicago World's Fair


Agricultural Building, Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Agricultural Building, Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused



Cafe of the World, House of Hospitality, and Statue of El Cid - Plaza de Pacifico
Title:
Cafe of the World, House of Hospitality, and Statue of El Cid - Plaza de Pacifico
San Diego California (CA), Linen PM 1935 Aug-30

Description:
THE PLAZA DE PACIFICO At night it becomes a myriad of gorgeous colored lights and reflections; trees, shrubs, buildings, all delicately bathed in soft pastel light.


Sky Ride - Rocket Cars Crossing Lagoon
Title:
Sky Ride - Rocket Cars Crossing Lagoon
Linen unused



Food Products Building, Texas Centennial Exposition
Title:
Food Products Building, Texas Centennial Exposition
Dallas Texas (TX), Linen PM 1936 Jul-17

Description:
One Hundred Years of Texas Independence - The huge Food Products Building will house an extensive series of exhibits of food and beverages. It is part of the great Farm Center at the newest World's Fair.


Entrance, Enchanted Island
Title:
Entrance, Enchanted Island
Linen

Description:
A Century Of Progress



Panorama, Texas Centennial Exposition
Title:
Panorama, Texas Centennial Exposition
Texas (TX), Linen PM 1944 Nov-20

Description:
Panorama of Texas Centennial Exposition, Dallas, June 6 to November 29, celebrating Texas' 100th Birthday and commemorating its glamorous past and its achievements subsequent to the birth of the Republic of Texas in 1836.


Table Mountain, Gold Ray Dam, Power Plant and Rogue River, Southern Oregon on the Shasta Route.
Title:
Table Mountain, Gold Ray Dam, Power Plant and Rogue River, Southern Oregon on the Shasta Route.
Oregon (OR), Divided Back

Description:
No. 1647



Christian Science Exhibit
Title:
Christian Science Exhibit
Chrome unused


Entrance to Adminstration Building
Title:
Entrance to Adminstration Building
Real Photo unused



Evening Star, Court of Honor
Title:
Evening Star, Court of Honor
Real Photo unused


Trylon and Perisphere from George Washington Square
Title:
Trylon and Perisphere from George Washington Square
Real Photo unused



Japanese Garden and Pavilion
Title:
Japanese Garden and Pavilion
White Border PM 1933 Oct-13

Description:
Official Post Card of A Century of Progress


Christian Science Building
Title:
Christian Science Building
White Border unused



Room with Tables, Chairs and Curtained Windows
Title:
Room with Tables, Chairs and Curtained Windows
New York New York (NY), White Border unused

Description:
A view of one of the comfortable reading rooms in the Christian Science Building at the New York World's Fair. There are two of these rooms, each seating 38 persons. The rooms are air-conditioned for the hot summer months and are also provided with heating equipment for the cooler weather.


Christian Science Building
Title:
Christian Science Building
White Border unused



Christian Science Building
Title:
Christian Science Building
White Border unused


Oklahoma Building, Sesqui-Centennial International Exposition
Title:
Oklahoma Building, Sesqui-Centennial International Exposition
Philadelphia Pennsylvania (PA), White Border unused

Description:
The Oklahoma building cost about $100,000 and is a replica of the old state capitol of Oklahoma.



Fast Electric Trains, Panama-Pacific International Exposition
Title:
Fast Electric Trains, Panama-Pacific International Exposition
San Francisco California (CA), Divided Back

Description:
Fast electric trains with their parlor observation cars direct to and from San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley, Sacramento, Woodland, Marysville, Colusa, Oroville, Chico, via Northern Electric Railway, Oakland, Antioch and Eastern Railway, and key Route. No change of cars.


Looking Westward in El Prado from a Spanish Balcony
Title:
Looking Westward in El Prado from a Spanish Balcony
Divided Back unused



Kern and Tulare Counties Building
Title:
Kern and Tulare Counties Building
Divided Back unused


Restall Manufacturing Co. - Flower Bead Necklace Exhibit
Title:
Restall Manufacturing Co. - Flower Bead Necklace Exhibit
Divided Back unused



Panorama du Trocadero
Title:
Panorama du Trocadero
unused


Le Kiosque Breuillard au Trocadero
Title:
Le Kiosque Breuillard au Trocadero
unused

Description:
Exposition Universelle de 1900.



La Guadeloupe - Trocadero
Title:
La Guadeloupe - Trocadero
unused


Le Village Suisse - Montreux Le Chateau du Chatelard
Title:
Le Village Suisse - Montreux Le Chateau du Chatelard
unused



Grand Palais des Beaux-Arts Interior
Title:
Grand Palais des Beaux-Arts Interior
unused


Les Arabes de la Rue d'Alger
Title:
Les Arabes de la Rue d'Alger
unused



La Porte Monumentale
Title:
La Porte Monumentale
unused


Le Pont d'Iena et le Chateau d'Eau
Title:
Le Pont d'Iena et le Chateau d'Eau
unused



Hall of Science at Night
Title:
Hall of Science at Night
Linen unused


Hall of Science
Title:
Hall of Science
Linen unused



HALL OF SCIENCE A CENTURY OF PROGRESS 1933
Title:
HALL OF SCIENCE A CENTURY OF PROGRESS 1933
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
THE VAST U-SHAPED HALL OF SCIENCE VIEWED FROM THE TERRACE OF THE ELECTRICAL BUILDING. THIS UNIQUE BUILDING, THE CENTERPIECE OF THE 1933 WORLD'S FAIR EXHIBIT SCHEME, ENCLOSES NINE ACRES OF GROUND. A SPACIOUS COURTYARD CAPABLE OF ACCOMODATING 80,000 PERSONS, AND A 186 FOOT TOWER EQUIPPED WITH A CARILLON. THE BUILDING FACES A BEAUTIFUL LAGOON, AN ISLAND AND LAKE MICHIGAN BEYOND.


Hall of Science
Title:
Hall of Science
Linen unused



Travel and Transport Building and Dome
Title:
Travel and Transport Building and Dome
Linen unused


STAIRWAY TO ELECTRICAL BUILDING A CENTURY OF PROGRESS 1933
Title:
STAIRWAY TO ELECTRICAL BUILDING A CENTURY OF PROGRESS 1933
CHICAGO Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
ONE OF THE MASSIVE STAIRWAYS LEADING TO THE ELECTRICAL BUILDING AT A CENTURY OF PROGRESS EXPOSITION. THIS BUILDING, THREE-QUARTERS CIRCULAR IN SHAPE, SURROUNDS A COURT AND RISES FROM A SERIES OF TERRACES, SCULPTURING, AND HANGING GARDENS SPECTACULAR ILLUMINATION, FOUNTAINS, STEEL TREES AND UNIQUE LANDSCAPING EFFECTS FEATURE THIS ULTRA-MODERN STRUCTURE.



Electrical Building
Title:
Electrical Building
Linen unused


Old Heidelburg Inn "A Century of Progress"
Title:
Old Heidelburg Inn "A Century of Progress"
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1933 Jul-6

Description:
1833>> A Century of Progress << 1933



Entrance to Electrical Building, A Century of Progress
Title:
Entrance to Electrical Building, A Century of Progress
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1933 Sep-21

Description:
Chicago World's Fair, 1933


Belgian Village
Title:
Belgian Village
Linen unused



Byrd's South Pole Ship
Title:
Byrd's South Pole Ship
Linen unused


The Carillon Tower A Century of Progress 1933
Title:
The Carillon Tower A Century of Progress 1933
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
The Carillon Tower Surmounting the Hall of Science at A Century of Progress Exposition. The 25 tubular bells of the glorious chime, hanging in the 186 foot tower, rang in the 1933 World's Fair year, broadcasting the passing of 1932 to millions of radio listeners.



View from the Toboggan Slide, Black Forest Village
Title:
View from the Toboggan Slide, Black Forest Village
Linen


The Storks of Marbach, Black Forest Village
Title:
The Storks of Marbach, Black Forest Village
Linen unused



Dance Floor over Ice Pond, Black Forest Village
Title:
Dance Floor over Ice Pond, Black Forest Village
Linen unused


Hintergasse
Title:
Hintergasse
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
The Black Forest Village Century of Progress 1934



Replica of Old Fort Dearborn, A Century of Progress
Title:
Replica of Old Fort Dearborn, A Century of Progress
Linen PM 1933 May-25


Replica of Fort Dearborn
Title:
Replica of Fort Dearborn
Linen unused



Administration Building
Title:
Administration Building
Linen unused


Bird's Eye View of Exposition - A Century of Progress
Title:
Bird's Eye View of Exposition - A Century of Progress
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused



Central Figure in Chinese Temple - A Century of Progress
Title:
Central Figure in Chinese Temple - A Century of Progress
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Altar in Chinese Lama Temple
Title:
Altar in Chinese Lama Temple
Linen unused



Carved Ceiling of Chinese Temple
Title:
Carved Ceiling of Chinese Temple
Linen unused


Chinese Lama Temple
Title:
Chinese Lama Temple
Linen unused



Laughing Buddha in Chinese Temple
Title:
Laughing Buddha in Chinese Temple
Linen unused


Golden Temple of Jehol - Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Golden Temple of Jehol - Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Replica of the celebrated Chinese Lama Temple, is the gift to the Exposition of Vincent Bendix. The Golden Pavilion, seat of worship of the Manchu emperors, was copied faithfully by North Chinese architects and artisans, shipped in 28,000 pieces to Chicago and put together like the parts of some huge Chinese puzzle.



Sky Ride at Night
Title:
Sky Ride at Night
Linen unused


Hall of States and Federal Buildings
Title:
Hall of States and Federal Buildings
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Hall of States and Federal Buildings, Chicago World's Fair In these buildings the exhibits of the various states, territories and governments are shown. In the center of the court is a sunken garden and a triangular pool.



Sky Ride
Title:
Sky Ride
Linen unused


A Section of the Hall of Science - Chicago World's Fair
Title:
A Section of the Hall of Science - Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
This illustrates only a small part of the Hall of Science, as seen from the North. The building itself is 700 feet in length and 400 feet wide.



Hall of Science, Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Hall of Science, Chicago World's Fair
Linen unused

Description:
Interior Court of the Hall of Science The Hall of Science, 700 by 400 feet, two stories and a mezzanine in height, rising from colored, concrete terraces. At night it will be brilliantly illuminated by indirect and fluctuating colored flood lights. Located at Sixteenth St. and the Lake, with parts of the building extending directly across Leif Eriksen Drive - Chicago's famous waterfront boulevard.


Aeroplane View of Fair Grounds
Title:
Aeroplane View of Fair Grounds
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
This air-plane view illustrates the charm and beauty of the lake shore setting for Chicago's 1933 Century of Progress and International Exposition. The entire area on which the Fair is located was once part of Lake Michigan, now made into islands and outer drives by civic improvement programs.



Hall of Science
Title:
Hall of Science
Linen unused


HALL OF SCIENCE, CHICAGO WORLD'S FAIR
Title:
HALL OF SCIENCE, CHICAGO WORLD'S FAIR
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen

Description:
INTERIOR COURT OF THE HALL OF SCIENCE CHICAGO WORLD'S FAIR The Hall of Science, 700 by 400 feet, two stories and a mezzanine in bright, rising from colored, concrete terraces, and decorated in white and gray, with a trimming of red and fold. At night it will be brilliantly illuminated by indirect and fluctuating colored flood lights. Located at Sixteenth St. and the Lake, with part of the building extending directly across Leif Eriksen Drive - Chicago's famous water-front boulevard.



Fort Dearborn - Aerial View
Title:
Fort Dearborn - Aerial View
Linen unused


Administration Building from Lake Michigan
Title:
Administration Building from Lake Michigan
Linen unused



General Exhibit Group
Title:
General Exhibit Group
Linen PM 1932 Mar-31


Court of States Building
Title:
Court of States Building
Linen unused



Administration Building By Night - Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Administration Building By Night - Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Looking northward at a true gem of modernistic architecture. The business office of a Century of Progress. Chicago's 1933 World's Fair.


Court of States Building - Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Court of States Building - Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
The states and territories exhibit here not only their resources and present development, but possibilities of future progress by application of scientific principles to industrial and social problems.



"Enchanted Island," A Playground For Children - Chicago World's Fair
Title:
"Enchanted Island," A Playground For Children - Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Here are old time and new amusement devices for children. Here young people can spend hours of real pleasure while their folks visit the many exhibits of the Fair.


Federal Building
Title:
Federal Building
Linen unused



Chrysler Building
Title:
Chrysler Building
Linen unused


Electrical Group
Title:
Electrical Group
Linen PM 1933 Jun-9



Aerial View of Fair Grounds
Title:
Aerial View of Fair Grounds
Linen unused


General Motors Building
Title:
General Motors Building
Linen PM 1933 Sep-27



Fort Dearborn - Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Fort Dearborn - Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1931 May-13

Description:
Blockhouse and soldiers' barracks of the "third Fort Dearborn", reappear on the shore of Lake Michigan as part of the 1933 Century of Progress Exposition. Near here stood the original block house and barracks of the old fort whose inhabitants were victims in 1812 of the Dearborn Massacre--eventful day in Chicago's pioneer history.


Travel and Transport Building - Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Travel and Transport Building - Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
This building is nearly 1,000 feet long, and offers some new concepts in architecture never before attempted. The dome of the Travel and Transport Building houses the railroad exhibit at "A Century of Progress".



Looking South over World's Fair Grounds
Title:
Looking South over World's Fair Grounds
Linen PM 1933 Aug-17


Travel Building
Title:
Travel Building
Linen unused

Description:
This building is nearly 1,000 feet long and offers some new concepts in architecture never before attempted. The dome of the Travel Building houses the railroad exhibit at "A Century of Progress". 1833 1933 Century of Progress Chicago World's Fair



Administration Building
Title:
Administration Building
Linen PM 1933 Jul-25


Hall of Science - Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Hall of Science - Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1933 Aug-30

Description:
"U" shaped, the open part facing east and surrounding a huge rostrum capable of accommodating several thousand persons. At one corner rises a 176 foot carillon equipped tower.



Interior View, Fort Dearborn, Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Interior View, Fort Dearborn, Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
INTERIOR VIEW, FORT DEARBORN This replica of Fort Dearborn, one of Chicago's most thrilling historical monuments, was constructed on the shore of Lake Michigan at Twenty-Sixth Street, for the 1933 Century of Progress Exposition. Near here stood the original Fort Dearborn, and still nearer occurred in 1812 the massacre by the Indians of the brave inhabitants of the Fort. The picture shows, left to right, the officer's barracks, a corner of the blockhouse, the powder magazine, soldiers' barracks. The corners of the two other barracks appear on either side of the picture.


Fort Dearborn
Title:
Fort Dearborn
Linen PM 1933 Oct-13



Swedish Pavilion at Night
Title:
Swedish Pavilion at Night
Linen unused


Belgian Village, A Century of Progress
Title:
Belgian Village, A Century of Progress
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Official Post Card of A Century of Progress 254. Belgian Village



Sky Ride
Title:
Sky Ride
Linen PM 1933 Jul-25


Firestone Multi-Color Pylons
Title:
Firestone Multi-Color Pylons
Linen unused

Description:
Mulit-Colored Pylons at the Entrance to the Firestone Factory and Exhibition Building - A Century of Progress. As you enter the Firestone Exhibit at 23rd Street, brilliantly illuminated and vari-colored pylons rise on each side of the archway. The lighting effects are made possible by indirect shadow planes and present a spectacle never to be forgotten.



Hall of Science
Title:
Hall of Science
Linen unused


St. Nicholas Church, Belgian Village
Title:
St. Nicholas Church, Belgian Village
Linen PM 1933 Aug-29



Sky Ride by Illumination - Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Sky Ride by Illumination - Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Dog Cart, Belgian Village
Title:
Dog Cart, Belgian Village
Linen unused



Hall of Religion from Board Walk
Title:
Hall of Religion from Board Walk
Linen unused


Old Church, Belgian Vilage - A Century of Progress
Title:
Old Church, Belgian Vilage - A Century of Progress
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused



Hall of Religion - Entrance
Title:
Hall of Religion - Entrance
Linen unused


The Hall of Religion
Title:
The Hall of Religion
Linen unused



The Bridge, Belgian Village - A Century of Progress
Title:
The Bridge, Belgian Village - A Century of Progress
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused


The Midway
Title:
The Midway
Linen unused



Electrical Building at Night
Title:
Electrical Building at Night
Linen unused


ILLINOIS HOST BUILDING
Title:
ILLINOIS HOST BUILDING
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Official Post Card of A CENTURY OF PROGRESS 229. Illinois Host Building



Lagoon and Island From the Skyride
Title:
Lagoon and Island From the Skyride
Linen unused

Description:
Official Post Card of A Century of Progress 231. Lagoon and Island from the skyride


Chrysler Building, Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Chrysler Building, Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Chrysler Building One of the attractive structures at the Century of Progress. Every detail of the construction of a Chrysler automobile is here demonstrated, as well as the testing of material used and of the completed car.



General Motors Building - Chicago World's Fair
Title:
General Motors Building - Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Visited by thousands daily. Perhaps the most interesting feature is the complete assembly of automobiles from chassis frame to gas in the gasoline tank. The building is 454 feet in length.


FEDERAL BUILDING, CHICAGO WORLD'S FAIR
Title:
FEDERAL BUILDING, CHICAGO WORLD'S FAIR
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
FEDERAL BUILDING The three fluted towers represent the three branches of our Federal Government, Executive, Judicial and Legislative. The sides of the triangles are the Halls of Thirty States, whose flags and shields join with the unusual coloring of the building itself, and makes the interior court an outstanding accomplishment in modern architecture.



Administration Building
Title:
Administration Building
Linen unused


Looking South over World's Fair Grounds
Title:
Looking South over World's Fair Grounds
Linen unused



Mayan Temple
Title:
Mayan Temple
Linen unused


Avenue of Flags
Title:
Avenue of Flags
Linen unused

Description:
A gorgeous promenade for the Fair visitors. With large gaily colored flags waving in the breeze, thousands of visitors stroll along here every day in search of knowledge and pleasure. 1833 1933 Century of Progress Chicago World's Fair



View from Observation Platform of Skyride showing Electrical Building
Title:
View from Observation Platform of Skyride showing Electrical Building
Linen PM 1933 Aug-30


Looking South Over the Grounds, Showing the General Exhibits Group in the Foreground
Title:
Looking South Over the Grounds, Showing the General Exhibits Group in the Foreground
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1933 Oct-22

Description:
A view looking south over the World's Fair Grounds showing the General Exhibits Group in the foreground; also showing time and fortune pavilion, the showboat, Paris, thermometer, etc.



Looking Through Morocco With the Belgian Village in the Background
Title:
Looking Through Morocco With the Belgian Village in the Background
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Here you will find a typical street scene just as you would if you were actually visiting in one of those century old cities in historical Morocco; buildings and surroundings being exact replicas of existing structures now to be found in the City of Rabat.


Belgian Village, Chiacago World's Fair
Title:
Belgian Village, Chiacago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Belgian village This consists of 30 buildings, exact reproductions of buildings found in Brussels or Antwerp, the same stone and brick pavements: everywhere a strictly Belgian atmosphere prevails.



Streets of Paris
Title:
Streets of Paris
Linen unused


Night View Showing Hall of Science and Northerly Island
Title:
Night View Showing Hall of Science and Northerly Island
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1933 Sep-9

Description:
Magnificent as the view is in sunlight, it becomes a real wonder at night, with the thousands of colorful lights, many concealed., thereby developing indirect lighting. This view shows Northerly Island, with Lake Michigan in the background.



General Exhibits Group
Title:
General Exhibits Group
Linen unused


Illinois Host House, Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Illinois Host House, Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
ILLINOIS HOST HOUSE Headquarters for the citizens of Illinois and Official guests of the State. It is located next to the Sears Roebuck Building, just south of the northwest entrance to the Fair.



WF-42 ROCKET CARS CROSSING LAGOON, CHICAGO WORLD'S FAIR
Title:
WF-42 ROCKET CARS CROSSING LAGOON, CHICAGO WORLD'S FAIR
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
SKY RIDE Here is the supreme thrill of a lifetime - a ride on the Sky Ride, an unequalled view of the Fair Grounds and the City of Chicago from rockets cars suspended beneath the rails. Approximately 1,800 feet apart; the rocket cars shoot across this space a a level of 210 feet.


Fireworks Display over Lagoon
Title:
Fireworks Display over Lagoon
Linen unused



Panoramic View of the Century of Progress, World's Fair 1933
Title:
Panoramic View of the Century of Progress, World's Fair 1933
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1934 Aug-1


Night View of World's Fair Grounds from Observation Platform of Sky Ride
Title:
Night View of World's Fair Grounds from Observation Platform of Sky Ride
Linen unused



Old Heidelberg
Title:
Old Heidelberg
Linen PM 1933 Aug-31


Intr-Mural Bus
Title:
Intr-Mural Bus
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Within the grounds of the Exposition, visitors are transported by a fleet of sixty semi-trailer type open buses, which accommodate 15,000 to 20,000 passengers per hour.



ELECTRICAL GROUP BY NIGHT, CHICAGO WORLD'S FAIR
Title:
ELECTRICAL GROUP BY NIGHT, CHICAGO WORLD'S FAIR
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
ELECTRICAL GROUP BY NIGHT Showing a small section of the Electrical Group, which consists of three sections located on Northerly Island. Housed in the Electrical Group will be Radio Hall where may be seen radios from the earliest stages to the present day receiving sets.


Agricultural Building
Title:
Agricultural Building
Linen PM 1933 Jul-4



Interior of the Golden Pavilion of Jehol - Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Interior of the Golden Pavilion of Jehol - Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
In the center background the image of the great Avalokitecvara smiles serenely down upon the worshippers from its stone table. The patron saint of Tibet and protector of its capital, is supposedly reincarnated in the Dalai Lama of Lhasa.


Dairy Building
Title:
Dairy Building
Linen unused



Interior Court of Hall of Science by Night
Title:
Interior Court of Hall of Science by Night
Linen unused


Oriental Village
Title:
Oriental Village
Linen unused

Description:
Brings all the glamour and romance of the Near East to the Midway of the Fair. Here native magicians, dancing girls, vendors, horsemen will mingle with animals brought from their native lands for exposition at the Fair 1833 1933 Century of Progress Chicago World's Fair



Admiral Byrd's Polar Ship, "The City of New York"
Title:
Admiral Byrd's Polar Ship, "The City of New York"
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
The famous ship which braved to ice packs and the Arctic winter to carry Byrd and his crew to Little America, whence he flew to the South Pole. Fully equipped and manned by a competent crew among which are several members of the original Byrd crew.


Avenue of Flags, Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Avenue of Flags, Chicago World's Fair
Linen PM 1934 Sep-13

Description:
Avenue of Flags Looking southward showing the Hall of Science in the background.



Three Fluted Towers Around Dome of Federal Building - Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Three Fluted Towers Around Dome of Federal Building - Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
These three fluted towers 150 feet high around the dome of the Federal Building represent the three branches of government--administrative, legislative an executive. The towers are illuminated at night.


Golden Temple of Jehol by Night
Title:
Golden Temple of Jehol by Night
Linen unused



The Lincoln Group
Title:
The Lincoln Group
Linen unused


Federal Buildings at Night
Title:
Federal Buildings at Night
Linen unused



Enchanted Island - Playground for Children
Title:
Enchanted Island - Playground for Children
Linen unused


Hall of Science
Title:
Hall of Science
Linen unused



Dutch Market
Title:
Dutch Market
Linen unused

Description:
Here may be seen typical shops and buildings, also some of the canals as seen in Holland. This is one of the most interesting of the various villages at the Fair.


Black Forest
Title:
Black Forest
Linen unused



Ford Exposition Building by Night
Title:
Ford Exposition Building by Night
Linen unused


Italian Village
Title:
Italian Village
Linen PM 1934 Aug-22



Horticultural Building
Title:
Horticultural Building
Linen unused


Colonial Village
Title:
Colonial Village
Linen unused



Merrie England - Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Merrie England - Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
One of the largest of the villages, it truly typifies old English life in all its grandeur.


Fountain By Night - Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Fountain By Night - Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Magnificent lighting effects in five colors--green, red, amber, blue and white--will make the spectacle unlike everything else in the World. 40 feet high and 200 feet wide, at the south end, three single high sprays about the dome throw water 75 feet into the air.



Chrysler Building By Night - Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Chrysler Building By Night - Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1934 Aug-1

Description:
One of the attractive structures at the Century of Progress. Every detail of the construction of a Chrysler automobile is here demonstrated, as well as the testing of material used and of the completed car.


Federal Building at Night
Title:
Federal Building at Night
Linen PM 1934 Sep-12



STREETS OF PARIS, CHICAGO WORLD'S FAIR
Title:
STREETS OF PARIS, CHICAGO WORLD'S FAIR
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
STREET OF PARIS A very worth-while reproduction consisting of typical shops, buildings and cafes.


Sky Ride - Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Sky Ride - Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1934 Aug-19

Description:
One of the most interesting features of Chicago's World's Fair is the "Sky Ride". The towers are 600 feet high. Double decked rocket cars run suspended from 4 cable tracks between and around the two towers.



Ford Exposition Building
Title:
Ford Exposition Building
Linen unused


General Exhibits Group
Title:
General Exhibits Group
Linen unused



Old Heidelberg
Title:
Old Heidelberg
Linen unused


Approaching Entrance to Belgian Village
Title:
Approaching Entrance to Belgian Village
Linen unused



Giant Thermometer
Title:
Giant Thermometer
Linen unused


Hall of Science, Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Hall of Science, Chicago World's Fair
Linen unused

Description:
Hall of Science is 700 feet long and 400 feet wide, two stories in height with a mezzanine floor. "U" shaped, the open part facing east toward Lake Michigan and surrounding a huge rostrum capable of accommodating several thousand persons. An added interesting feature is the 176 foot tower fitted with a carillon.



Sky Ridge, Chicago World's Fair
Title:
Sky Ridge, Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
One of the most interesting feature of Chicago's World's Fair is the "Sky Ride". The towers are 600 feet high. Double decked rocket cars run suspended from 4 cable tracks between and around the two towers.


The Italian Pavilion
Title:
The Italian Pavilion
Linen unused



Morocco Building
Title:
Morocco Building
Linen unused

Description:
Official Post Card of Century of Progress


The Japanese Pavilion
Title:
The Japanese Pavilion
Linen PM 1933 Aug-20



The German-American Building
Title:
The German-American Building
Linen unused

Description:
A Century of Progress - Chicago's 1933 International Exposition


General Motors Building
Title:
General Motors Building
Linen unused



Victor Vienna Garden Cafe
Title:
Victor Vienna Garden Cafe
Linen unused


Interior of Ann Rutledge Inn
Title:
Interior of Ann Rutledge Inn
Linen unused



Hollywood
Title:
Hollywood
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Official Post Card of A Century of Progress


Pabst Blue Ribbon Casino
Title:
Pabst Blue Ribbon Casino
Linen



Streets of Paris
Title:
Streets of Paris
Linen unused


Swedish Building
Title:
Swedish Building
Linen unused



Italian Building - A Centry of Progress
Title:
Italian Building - A Centry of Progress
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Japanese Pavilion
Title:
Japanese Pavilion
Linen unused



Czechoslovakian Building
Title:
Czechoslovakian Building
Linen


"The Mayflower House" - A Century of Progress 1934
Title:
"The Mayflower House" - A Century of Progress 1934
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Dear-- This is the ARMCO-FERRO Porcelain Enamel Frameless Steel House with its little guest cottage snuggling as cozy as can be, to take care of family overflow either temporary or permanent. The attractive porcelain enamel steel walls never need pain and are as easy to keep clean as a china dish. It's a great idea and the cost is very reasonable. This house is called "The Mayflower House" because it is decorated by Mayflower Wallpapers. SIGNED______ P.S. This house is built by Insulated Steel Construction Co., Middletown, Ohio



Federal Building and States Group
Title:
Federal Building and States Group
Linen unused

Description:
Official Post Card of A Century of Progress 112. Federal Building and States Group


Old Heodelberg Inn
Title:
Old Heodelberg Inn
Linen unused



Midget City
Title:
Midget City
Linen unused


A Century of Progress
Title:
A Century of Progress
Linen unused

Description:
A Century of Progress 104. Agriculture and Dairy Buildings



Sears Roebuck Building
Title:
Sears Roebuck Building
Linen unused


Travel and Transport Building
Title:
Travel and Transport Building
Linen unused



Oriental Village
Title:
Oriental Village
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1933 Jun-2

Description:
Official post card of A Century of Progress


Owens-Illinois Glass Block Building
Title:
Owens-Illinois Glass Block Building
Linen unused



Black Forest Exhibit
Title:
Black Forest Exhibit
Linen unused


Chrysler Motors Building
Title:
Chrysler Motors Building
Linen unused



The Hall of Religion
Title:
The Hall of Religion
Linen unused


"Enchanted Island," A Playground For Children - Chicago World's Fair
Title:
"Enchanted Island," A Playground For Children - Chicago World's Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Artist's conception of the "Enchanted Island," five acre wonderland at A Century of Progress, Chicago's 1933 World's Fair, where parents may leave their children while attending other Exposition attractions. It has a Magic Mountain, a Tropical Garden, a Children's Theatre, a Miniature Railroad, performing animals, a wading pool and other marvels.



Fort Dearborn -The Parade Ground
Title:
Fort Dearborn -The Parade Ground
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1933 Oct-27

Description:
Inside the stockaded inclosure is a quadrangular parade ground, with a 70-foot flagpole in the center. The flag carries fifteen stars for the states of 1812. Surrounding the parade grounds are the log palisades, blockhouses, soldiers' quarters, officers' quarters, supplies building and powder magazine.


The Hall of Science Illuminated
Title:
The Hall of Science Illuminated
Linen PM 1934 May-1



Church in the Belgian Village
Title:
Church in the Belgian Village
Linen unused

Description:
An exact reproduction of an old church in Belgium. In this village the transformation from Chicago to Belgium is almost complete. Ancient folk dances are a feature of the main square. Typical Belgian milk carts drawn by dogs and driven by merry milk-maids add to the picturesque-ness of the village.


Great Court of the Hall of Science
Title:
Great Court of the Hall of Science
Linen unused



Interior of Chinese Lama Temple
Title:
Interior of Chinese Lama Temple
Linen


Italian Pavilion - Interior
Title:
Italian Pavilion - Interior
Linen unused



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