Century of Progress Records. Dates: 1928-1934

Century of Progress Records. Dates: 1928-1934

Collection contains souvenir booklets, brochures, pamphlets, guidebooks from the 1933-1934 WorldÍs Fair as well as press releases from the fairÍs publicity department, scrapbooks and photographs. Of particular note are pre-fair publications (essays and transcripts of public addresses), dating from 1928 to 1933, and written as part of the Century of ProgressÍ publicity and fundraising campaigns.

Institution: Chicago Public Library
Size (lin ft.): 6
Miscellaneous: 264 photographs, 16 oversized folders