Image ID
HB-01643-O
Headline
Exterior view of the Federal Building, 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-O, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
7460
Max Pixels - Width
5966
KEYWORDS
hb01643o.tif
architecture
Bennett, Edward Herbert, 1874-1954
buildings
built environment
Chicago (Ill.)
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
world's fairs
Federal Buildings (Century of Progress International Exposition, Chicago, Ill., 1933-1934)
Hedrich, Kenneth A.
hb01643o
exterior view of the federal building century of progress international exposition

Angled exterior view of the United States Government Building (or Federal Building) designed by Edward H. Bennett, located east of the North Lagoon circa 16th Street at the Century of Progress International Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, June 1933. Photographed by Ken Hedrich for Harvey Corbett and Architectural Forum.

Angled exterior view of the United States Government Building (or Federal Building) designed by Edward H. Bennett, located east of the North Lagoon circa 16th Street at the Century of Progress International Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, June 1933. Photographed by Ken Hedrich for Harvey Corbett and Architectural Forum.