The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

Robert and Peggy in A Century of Progress : farewell to Chicago

Robert, Peggy and their dog say farewell to Chicago at the end of A Century of Progress International Exposition, the Chicago World's Fair of 1933. The illustration features the characters standing in a train car and overlooking the railroad, trains, the fair and the city. The image is framed by illustrations of the different locomotives used as passenger trains throughout Chicago’s history.


18.5 x 34.5 cm

Tribune Company

full color

  • English

  • still image
  • text

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (August 13, 1933), p. 4

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