Posts tagged fireworks

Fireworks (and Tesla’s searchlight) over the Grand Basin at the Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.

Fireworks at Northerly Island, Century of Progress World’s Fair, 1933, Chicago.

Fireworks at Northerly Island, Century of Progress World’s Fair, 1933, Chicago.

Fireworks over the lake, 1960, Chicago.

Fireworks over the lake, 1960, Chicago.

Fireworks on the river, 1979, Chicago.

Fireworks on the river, 1979, Chicago.

And as promised, the “…most gorgeous display of fireworks ever seen in America,” Chicago Day, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.
Though, Tesla’s Spotlight seems to be getting the most attention…

And as promised, the “…most gorgeous display of fireworks ever seen in America,” Chicago Day, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.

Though, Tesla’s Spotlight seems to be getting the most attention…

Get your fireworks in the Loop, 1903, Chicago

Get your fireworks in the Loop, 1903, Chicago

Fireworks at the Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago

Evening light spectacle over the Great Basin, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.

Evening light spectacle over the Great Basin, Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago.

A brilliant fireworks display closes out the Century of Progress World’s Fair, 1934, Chicago.

A brilliant fireworks display closes out the Century of Progress World’s Fair, 1934, Chicago.