Image ID
HB-02183-J
Headline
Ford Motor building at the Century of Progress
Date Depicted
1933
Date Created
1933
Creator
Hedrich, Kenneth A. for Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
cellulose nitrate negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
HB-02183-J, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
5954
Max Pixels - Width
7500
KEYWORDS
Hedrich Blessing
Chicago (Ill.)
built environment
architecture
buildings
20%
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ford motor building at the century of progress

Exterior nighttime view of the Ford Motor building, designed by Albert Kahn, at the Century of Progress, Chicago, Illinois, 1933. View shows a light-colored rotunda with vertical surface ribbing, and two shorter horizontal shaped wings. In a magnified view, silhouette of a man can be seen in the top, right side of the rotunda. Photographed for Ford Motor Company by Ken Hedrich.

Exterior nighttime view of the Ford Motor building, designed by Albert Kahn, at the Century of Progress, Chicago, Illinois, 1933. View shows a light-colored rotunda with vertical surface ribbing, and two shorter horizontal shaped wings. In a magnified view, silhouette of a man can be seen in the top, right side of the rotunda. Photographed for Ford Motor Company by Ken Hedrich.