Image ID
DN-0011013
Headline
The 1933 World's Fair.
Date Depicted
1933
Date Created
1933
Creator
Chicago Daily News, Inc.
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
cellulose nitrate negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
DN-0011013, Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Inventory Number
1960.784
Storage Location
Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum
Acquisition Source
Gift of Field Enterprises, Inc.
Max Pixels - Height
2876
Max Pixels - Width
3815
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 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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