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  • Collection ID X.1681.1991
  • Creator Names Bussian, Henry H., photographer. pht
  • Title Henry H. Bussian photograph collection [graphic].
  • Dates ca. 1933-1945.
  • Physical description
    • 139 negatives : cellulose nitrate ; 10 x 15 cm. (3 1/2 x 6 in.)
    • 6 transparencies : b&w, slide ; 35mm.
  • Access and usage restrictions Nitrate negatives closed pending digitization.
  • Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Credit photographer.
  • Collection summary Primarily scenes of buildings and exhibits at the Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago). Also includes scenes of the Indiana dunes, a World War II bond rally, Chicago's Merchandise Mart, a polo game, and automobile race, and Bussian's back yard at 3750 N. Kenmore in Chicago. Slides show a World War II parade on Chicago's State Street (1943).
  • Finding Aids Note Container list available online (X.1681.1991).
  • Acquisition information Gift of Henry H. Bussian (X.1681.1991).
  • Names
    • Merchandise Mart (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
    • 3750 North Kenmore (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Subjects
    • Automobile racing Illinois Chicago. lctgm
    • Commercial facilities Illinois Chicago. lctgm
    • Sand dunes Indiana.
    • Exhibits Illinois Chicago. lctgm
    • Parades & processions Illinois Chicago 1940-1949. lctgm
    • Polo Illinois Chicago. lctgm
    • War bonds & funds Illinois Chicago 1940-1949. lctgm
    • World War, 1939-1945 Illinois Chicago.
    • Fairs Illinois Chicago.
  • Geographic coverage
    • Chicago (Ill.) Streets State Street.
    • Chicago (Ill.) Social life and customs.
    • Indiana Dunes (Ind.) Pictorial works.
  • Genre
    • Cellulose nitrate negatives. gmgpc
    • Slides. gmgpc
  • Geographic name United States Illinois Cook County Chicago.
  • Finding aid URL Finding aid available online http://chsmedia.org/media/fa/fa/1991/1681.htm