Image ID
HB-05779
Headline
View of Midwestern Contributions wall for New York World's Fair, Stevens Hotel
Date Depicted
April 20, 1940
Date Created
April 20, 1940
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-05779, 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
hb05779.tif
Chicago
Hedrich-Blessing
Skidmore Owings & Merrill
Stevens Hotel
architecture
built environment
Chicago (Ill.)
world's fairs
world's fair exhibits
New York World's Fair (1939-1940: New York, NY)
hb05779
view of midwestern contributions wall for new york worlds fair stevens hotel

View of the New York World's Fair exhibit designed by architects Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, showing a freestanding wall in an ornate room, at the Stevens Hotel in Chicago, Illinois, April 20, 1940. The wall features photographs, graphics, and legends relating to Midwestern Contributions to the Fair. Photographed for Skidmore, Owings & Merrill.

View of the New York World's Fair exhibit designed by architects Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, showing a freestanding wall in an ornate room, at the Stevens Hotel in Chicago, Illinois, April 20, 1940. The wall features photographs, graphics, and legends relating to Midwestern Contributions to the Fair. Photographed for Skidmore, Owings & Merrill.

6/11/2009