Image ID
HB-01763-D
Headline
Water gate at Electrical 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-D, 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
hb01763d.tif
Hedrich-Blessing
built environment
buildings
architecture
Chicago (Ill.)
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
Electrical Building (Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934, Chicago, Ill.)
world's fairs
lagoon views (Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934, Chicago, Ill.)
Hood, Raymond
Friedlander, Leo, 1890-1966
Hood & Fouilhaux
hb01763d
water gate at electrical building century of progress international exposition

Exterior, angled view of the water gate and waterfront entrance to the Electrical Building, designed by Raymond Hood, at the Century of Progress International Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, 1933. The ornamental reliefs on the gate may be designed by sculptor Ulrich Henry Ellerhusen and/or Hood & Fouilhaux.

Exterior, angled view of the water gate and waterfront entrance to the Electrical Building, designed by Raymond Hood, at the Century of Progress International Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, 1933. The ornamental reliefs on the gate may be designed by sculptor Ulrich Henry Ellerhusen and/or Hood & Fouilhaux.