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Guide to the Raymond Hood Photograph Collection
1911-1933
 PR 148

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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on December 13, 2011
Description is in English.

Container List

Series III: Exhibitions

Scope and Contents note

Series III. Exhibitions contains images from the 11th annual American Industrial Art Exhibition, held in the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 1929, and A Century of Progress Exhibition, the Chicago World's Fair of 1933-1934. For the former, Hood designed a business executive's office and an apartment house loggia. For the Chicago World's Fair, Hood designed the Electrical Building Pavilion, as well as an exhibition garden for the American Radiator Company, and an exhibit for General Electric. Photographs of all these are found in this series.

The series is arranged chronologically.

American Industrial Art Exhibition

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 6 Folder : 46 American Industrial Art Exhibition
1929 Feb.-Sep.

A Century of Progress Exhibition

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 6 Folder : 47 American Radiator exhibition garden
1929-1933
Box: 6 Folder : 48 Electrical Building design
1929-1933
Box: 6 Folder : 49 General Electric exhibit
1929-1933

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