The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

Robert and Peggy in A Century of Progress : the World's Fair at night

Robert and Peggy along with their dog admire the fireworks at A Century of Progress International Exhibition, the Chicago World's Fair of 1933. The illustration features a bird's-eye view of the fair, the USS Macon (ZRS-5) dirigible, several airplanes, and boats by Lake Michigan. A second illustration at the bottom of the page features the Electrical Building, Carillon Tower, Travel Building, Golden Temple of Jehol, and Administration Building.


35.0 x 45.0 cm

Tribune Company

full color

  • English


  • still image
  • text

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (June 4, 1933), p. 1

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