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A Guide to the Photo Album of the Florida Exhibit at the Chicago World's Fair

Finding aid created by Stephen Jackson

University of Florida Smathers Libraries - Special and Area Studies Collections
December 2007

Descriptive Summary

Title: Photo Album of the Florida Exhibit at the Chicago World's Fair
Dates: 1933
Abstract: Photos taken at the Florida Exhibit at the Chicago World's Fair in 1933.
Extent: 0.03 Linear feet. 1 volume.
Identification: PKY 88.005
Language(s): English
Online Content Items from this collection have been digitized and are available online in the UF Digital Collections. For more information please see the note below.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Chicago World's Fair, named the Century of Progress International Exhibition, was a major attraction from 1933-1934. It was designed to run for one year but was so successful that it continued into 1934.

Scope and Content

This photo album contains photographs of the Florida Exhibit, including the orange groves brought to Chicago for the exhibition.

Access or Use Restrictions


The collection is open for research.

Administrative Information

Alternate Form of Material

Digital reproductions of items in this collection are available online via the University of Florida Digital Collections (UFDC). Please read the Permissions for Use statement for information on copyright, fair use, and use of UFDC digital objects.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Florida Exhibit at the Chicago World's Fair, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.

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