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Creators:
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
Dates:
1933
Level:
item
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

Printed caption on recto reads: "Prince Adeliayo Glawumi of Abeokutah, Nigeria."

Printed text on verso reads: "© 1933 'Darkest Africa' A Century of Progress Chicago."

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Creators:
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
Dates:
1934
Level:
item
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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Creators:
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
Dates:
ca. 1933
Level:
item
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

Printed text on recto reads: "Two natives of Kamaroon, Congo and Masamba, who are distinguished by their facial and body scars."

Printed text on verso reads: "© 1933 'Darkest Africa' A Century of Progress Chicago."

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Creators:
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
Dates:
ca. 1933
Level:
item
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

Printed text on recto reads: "Two natives of Kamaroon, Congo and Masamba, who are distinguished by their facial and body scars."

Printed text on verso reads: "© 1933 'Darkest Africa' A Century of Progress Chicago."

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Creators:
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
Dates:
1933
Level:
item
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

Printed caption on recto reads: "Prince Adeliayo Glawumi, his Witch Doctor Abdul and Tribesmen."

Printed text on verso reads: "© 1933 'Darkest Africa' A Century of Progress Chicago."

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Creators:
Western Union Telegraph Company
Dates:
1933-1934
Level:
item
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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Creators:
Weinraub, Leon
Dates:
1933
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0746
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

One scrapbook, assembled by Leon Weinraub, documenting the 1933 Chicago World's Fair. The scrapbook contains postcards, photographs, menus, and other ephemera from the Fair.

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Creators:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)
Dates:
1933
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A drawing depicting the front entrance of a Mayan temple at Uxmal. The image has been colored in green, red and orange to highlight designs on the temple. According to the description on the back of the card, this is an exact replica, located at the World's Fair in Chicago, of a temple in "far away" Yucatan.

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Creators:
Cultural History, Division of (NMAH, SI).
Cooper-Hewitt Museum.
Zim, Larry (Larry Zimmerman), 1931-1987
Dates:
1841-1988.
Size:
46 Cubic feet (123 boxes and 10 oversize 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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Creators:
Shafer, Mary C.
Sheppard, Stephen
Vogel, Robert M.
Warner, Peter M.
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Dates:
1876-1993
Size:
3.3 Cubic feet (10 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1132
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents World's Fairs from 1876 to 1993.

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