• IdentificationMidwest MS 180
  • TitleCentury of Progress Exposition brochures and postcards, 1909-1933 Midwest.MS.180
  • PublisherThe Newberry Library - Modern Manuscripts
  • RepositoryThe Newberry Library - Modern Manuscripts
  • Physical Description0.1 linear feet (12 items)
  • Date
    • Bulk, 1933
    • 1909-1933
  • Location1 1 2
  • AbstractFive printed exhibition brochures and six postcards from the 1933 Century of Progress Exposition in Chicago, together with a 1909 postcard showing Madison St. from LaSalle St. One brochure highlights Italian progress under Mussolini, and the remainder of the brochures and postcards are from railroad and related companies including the Burlington, Union Pacific, Baltimore and Ohio, Chicago and NorthWestern, London Midland & Scottish, and Clark Autotram.
  • OriginationCentury of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.).

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Five printed exhibition brochures and six postcards from the 1933 Century of Progress Exposition in Chicago, together with a 1909 postcard showing Madison St. from LaSalle St. One brochure highlights Italian progress under Mussolini, and the remainder of the brochures and postcards are from railroad and related companies including the Burlington, Union Pacific, Baltimore and Ohio, Chicago and NorthWestern, London Midland & Scottish, and Clark Autotram.

  • NamesDalal, Janice
  • Subject
    • Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
    • Chicago
    • Railroads