Champion Six-horse team of Wilson & Co. Meat Packers
The Internationally acclaimed Six-horse Champion Clydesdale team of Wilson & Co. Meat Packers, Chicago. The team appeared in every performance of the 'Wings of the Century' pageant at 'A Century of Progress' World's Fair at Chicago (1933/34). Date: circa 1933
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
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Hall of Man sculptures by Malvina Hoffman
Double page spread from The Illustrated London News featuring editorial and photographs relating to the range of sculptures by the American female sculptor, Malvina Hoffman. The sculptures depicted all anthropological types of living races for the Field Museum of Natural History at Chicago. Hoffman was born in New York in 1887 and studied sculpture under Rodin. An example of her work in London is the group on Bush House in Kingsway dedicated to 'the friendship of English-speaking peoples".
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
Tariff Reform Needed
How can the poor British agriculturist compete with foreign produce - German and American shops - the Chicago Meat Trust ? The answer is TARIFF REFORM, of course !
© Mary Evans Picture Library
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