Image ID
DN-0011013
Headline
The 1933 Century of Progress World's Fair
Date Depicted
1933
Date Created
1933
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
cellulose nitrate film
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2017, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-0011013, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.0784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Box 10 of 75
Horizon Bib. No.
4286
Max Pixels - Height
4832
Max Pixels - Width
6939
KEYWORDS
DN-0011013.tif
Soldier Field
fairs
exhibitions
grounds
attractions
1933 Chicago World's Fair
Century of Progress International Exposition
crowds
people
Stratosphere Balloon
Piccard, Auguste
balloons
flights
night scene
illuminations
stadiums
Chicago (Ill.)
DN-0011013
the 1933 century of progress worlds fair

Crowds watch Auguste Piccard inflating the Stratosphere Balloon for flight in Soldier Field at the 1933 Chicago World's Fair, A Century of Progress International Exposition, Chicago, Illinois, 1933.

Crowds watch Auguste Piccard inflating the Stratosphere Balloon for flight in Soldier Field at the 1933 Chicago World's Fair, A Century of Progress International Exposition, Chicago, Illinois, 1933.

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