Image ID
HB-01763-C
Headline
Exterior view of Radio and Communications 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-01763-C, 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
hb01763c.tif
Hedrich-Blessing
Chicago (Ill.)
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
architecture
buildings
built environment
world's fairs
Radio and Communications Building (Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934, Chicago, Ill.)
LaChaise, Gaston, 1882-1935
Hood & Fouilhaux
Hood, Raymond
hb01763c
exterior view of radio and communications building century of progress international exposition

Exterior view of an entrance to the Communication Hall at the Radio and Communications Building (designed by Raymond Hood) showing people walking by and sitting on benches out front at the Century of Progress International Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, 1933. A relief panel titled The Conquest of Time and Space by sculptor Gaston LaChaise is visible above the entryway.

Exterior view of an entrance to the Communication Hall at the Radio and Communications Building (designed by Raymond Hood) showing people walking by and sitting on benches out front at the Century of Progress International Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, 1933. A relief panel titled The Conquest of Time and Space by sculptor Gaston LaChaise is visible above the entryway.