Image ID
HB-01643-K
Headline
View of buildings along South Lagoon, Century of Progress International Exposition
Date Depicted
June 1933
Date Created
June 1933
Creator
Hedrich, Kenneth A. for Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
HB-01643-K, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
6000
Max Pixels - Width
7500
KEYWORDS
hb01643k.tif
Chicago (Ill.)
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
buildings
built environment
architecture
Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
waterfront views
world's fairs
Lagoon views (Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934, Chicago, Ill.)
Electrical Building (Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934, Chicago, Ill.)
Radio and Communications Building (Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934, Chicago, Ill.)
Hedrich, Kenneth A
hb01643k
view of buildings along south lagoon century of progress international exposition

Distant view of the buildings along the South Lagoon, including the Radio and Communications Building and the Electrical Building (right), both located east of the South Lagoon circa 16th Street, at the Century of Progress International Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, June 1933. View also shows fair visitors walking and sitting along the waterfront and boats passing through the lagoon. Photographed by Ken Hedrich for Harvey Corbett and Architectural Forum.

Distant view of the buildings along the South Lagoon, including the Radio and Communications Building and the Electrical Building (right), both located east of the South Lagoon circa 16th Street, at the Century of Progress International Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, June 1933. View also shows fair visitors walking and sitting along the waterfront and boats passing through the lagoon. Photographed by Ken Hedrich for Harvey Corbett and Architectural Forum.