Circa: 1933 Condition: Excellent Size: 5 1/2" x 3 1/2" Manufacturer: Century Of Progress Postcard
This original postcard is from the 1933 Century Of Progress (Chicago World's Fair) which was held in Chicago. It is in excellent condition and the front features the "Golden Temple of Jehol by Night". The reverse side features a postcard format, which is unused and a paragraph that says "Replica of the celebrated Chinese Lama Temple, is the gift to the Exposition of Vincent Bendix. The Golden Pavilion seat of worship of the Manchu emperors, was copied faithfully by North Chinese architects & artisans, shipped in 28,000 pieces to Chicago & put together like the parts of some huge Chinese puzzle" and measures approx. 5 1/2" x 3 1/2".