Image ID
HB-01718-I
Headline
View of courtyard with lily pond, Chrysler Motors Building, Century of Progress International Exposition
Date Depicted
1933
Date Created
1933
Creator
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-01718-I, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
7500
Max Pixels - Width
6000
KEYWORDS
hb01718i.tif
Hedrich-Blessing
architecture
buildings
built environment
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
Chrysler Motors
world's fairs
Chrysler Motors Building (Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934, Chicago, Ill.)
courtyards
Holabird & Root (1928-1945)
hb01718i
view of courtyard with lily pond chrysler motors building century of progress international exposition

View of the courtyard and lobby area, showing visitors sitting, standing, and walking around a lily pond, at the Chrysler Motors Building, located just north of the Travel and Transportation Building circa 31st Street at the Century of Progress International Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, 1933. Taken from above, the view also shows people looking at a car and other items on display in the background. Photographed for architects Holabird & Root.

View of the courtyard and lobby area, showing visitors sitting, standing, and walking around a lily pond, at the Chrysler Motors Building, located just north of the Travel and Transportation Building circa 31st Street at the Century of Progress International Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, 1933. Taken from above, the view also shows people looking at a car and other items on display in the background. Photographed for architects Holabird & Root.