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Object Name: Century of Progress bus
Date: 1933
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Medium: Cast iron, paint
Dimensions: Overall: 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 7 3/4 in. (3.8 x 3.8 x 19.7 cm)
Description: Cast iron bus, truck painted blue, carriage marked on roof, "A Century of Progress, Chicago 1933, Greyhound Lines."
Credit Line: Gift of Lila Luce and H. Christopher Luce in memory of Henry Luce III
Object Number: 2007.18.1.18
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This vehicle was part of the cast iron toy collection of Henry Luce III (1925-2005).

Provenance:

Purchased from Pumphouse Antiques, Ashland, OH, 1990.