Image ID
DN-0011064
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-0011064, 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
2791
Max Pixels - Width
4057
KEYWORDS
DN-0011064.tif
1933 World's Fair
fairs
exhibitions
Century of Progress International Exposition
grounds
Chicago (Ill.)
balloons
crowds
flights
illuminations
night scenes
people
Soldier Field
stadiums
Stratosphere Balloon
Piccard, Auguste
attractions
Field Museum of Natural History
DN-0011064
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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