Image ID
HB-01763-B
Headline
Angled view of entrance to Hall of Social Science, 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-01763-B, 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
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Hedrich-Blessing
architecture
buildings
built environment
Chicago (Ill.)
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
world's fairs
Hall of Social Science (Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934, Chicago, Ill.)
Hood & Fouilhaux
Friedlander, Leo, 1890-1966
Hood, Raymond
hb01763b
angled view of entrance to hall of social science century of progress international exposition

Angled, exterior view of the entrance to the Hall of Social Science, designed by Raymond Hood, showing the structure's ornamental program and people walking by, at the Century of Progress International Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, 1933. The architectural ornament was designed by sculptor Leo Friedlander.

Angled, exterior view of the entrance to the Hall of Social Science, designed by Raymond Hood, showing the structure's ornamental program and people walking by, at the Century of Progress International Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, 1933. The architectural ornament was designed by sculptor Leo Friedlander.