The Fair: A Century of Progress #2


Original Caption:

Chicago -- A view of the Hall of Pure Science, in the science building at the World Fair in Chicago. In the center are professor Piccard's sratosphere Gondola and Dr. William Beebe's Bathyspdhere, with which they traveled the greatest distance above the earth and below the sea, respectively, that man has ever attained. On the walls are painted statements of the world's greatest scientists. (1933)

1 comment:

Fred said...

The Hall of Pure Science sounds like the name of an exhibit at a fair in Nuremberg circa 1938.