Query: Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
World's Fair Souvenir Book / A Century of Progress, Chicago [book]
Level:
item
Creators:
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
Dates:
1934
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 7-1/4" x 10".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.World
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

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in NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.World for Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
[Western Union employees at "A Century of Progress", b&w photoprint]
Level:
item
Creators:
Western Union Telegraph Company
Dates:
1933-1934
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 11.0" x 14.1")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

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in NMAH.AC.0205 for Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
Two natives of Kamaroon, Congo and Masamba, who are distinguished by their facial and body scars
Level:
item
Creators:
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
Dates:
ca. 1933
Size:
1 Postcard (halftone., b&w, 8.5 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

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in EEPA.1985-014 for Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
Two natives of Kamaroon, Congo and Masamba, who are distinguished by their facial and body scars
Level:
item
Creators:
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
Dates:
ca. 1933
Size:
1 Postcard (halftone, b&w, 8.5 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

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in EEPA.1985-014 for Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
A Maya Temple--The Nunnery at Uxmal [picture postcard]
Level:
item
Creators:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)
Dates:
1933
Size:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

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in NMAH.AC.0200 for Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
Larry Zim World's Fair Collection
Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum
Zim, Larry (Larry Zimmerman), 1931-1987
Dates:
1841-1988
Size:
46 Cubic feet (123 boxes and 150 map-folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0519
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Memorabilia of fairs and World's Fairs throughout history, both in the United States and abroad, including photographs, stereographs, panoramas and slides; printed materials; postcards; sheet music; philatelic material; stationery and greeting cards; menus and food service items; posters; shopping bags; motion picture films; and other items.

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in NMAH.AC.0519 for Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: World Expositions
Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1851-1965
Size:
9.09 Cubic feet (consisting of 17.5 boxes, 1 folder, 19 oversize folders, 12 map case folders, 3 flat boxes (1 full, 2 partial), plus digital images of some collection material.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.World
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: World Expositions forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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in NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.World for Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
C. J. (Clarence Joseph) Bulliet papers
Creators:
Bulliet, C.J. (Clarence Joseph), 1883-1952
Dates:
circa 1888-1959
Size:
34.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bullclar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The C. J. (Clarence Joseph) Bulliet papers measure 34.6 linear feet and are dated circa 1888-1959. Biographical materials, correspondence, writings, subject and artist files, printed material, photographs, and artwork document the career of the influential Chicago art critic and writer. The records contain extensive information about art and artists in Chicago and the Midwest from the early to mid-twentieth century.

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Charles W. White papers
Creators:
White, Charles, 1918-1979
Dates:
1933-1987
bulk 1960s-1970s
Size:
12.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.whitchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Los Angeles painter, printmaker, and educator, Charles W. White, measure 12.9 linear feet and date from 1933 to 1987, with the bulk of the material dating from the 1960s to the 1970s. The collection contains biographical material, including a sound recording of an interview with White; personal and professional correspondence; writings by White and others about his philosophy of art, his life, and career; professional files documenting White's participation in a variety of boards, committees, juries, symposiums, professional projects, and commissions; teaching files documenting White's tenure at Otis Art Institute; extensive printed material charting White's career from the 1930s until his death; scrapbooks primarily documenting his early career; and a small series of photographs.

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in AAA.whitchar for Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
Chester Beach papers
Creators:
Beach, Chester, 1881-1956
Dates:
1846-1999
bulk 1895-1999
Size:
7.32 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.beacches
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Chester Beach papers measure 7.32 linear feet and date from 1846 to 1999, with the bulk ot the material dating from circa 1900 to 1999. The work and professional activities of Beaux Arts sculptor Chester Beach (1881-1956) and his family's efforts to exhibit and sell work from the estate are documented by project files, business records, correspondence, scrapbooks, printed material, and photographs. The papers also include many artist-designed Christmas cards sent and received by the Beach family, and artwork by Chester Beach and others.

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