Image ID
HB-01763-I
Headline
Nighttime view of Electrical Building from across the lagoon, Century of Progress International Exposition
Date Depicted
1933
Date Created
1933
Creator
Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
photographic prints
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
HB-01763-I, 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
Electrical Building
electric fountain
light display
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
Hedrich-Blessing
night
Chicago (Ill.)
buildings
architecture
built environment
20%
Hood & Fouilhaux
Hood, Raymond, 1881-1934
Electrical Building (Century of Progress International Exposition, 1933-1934, Chicago, Ill.)
hb01763i
nighttime view of electrical building from across the lagoon century of progress international exposition

Nighttime, exterior view of the Electrical Building, featuring its light display and electric fountain, looking north across the lagoon at the Century of Progress International Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, 1933. The Electrical Building was designed by Raymond Hood.

Nighttime, exterior view of the Electrical Building, featuring its light display and electric fountain, looking north across the lagoon at the Century of Progress International Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, 1933. The Electrical Building was designed by Raymond Hood.