Chicago, IL: Masonite Corporation, 1933. First edition. Pamphlet. Folded pamphlet, 4.25" x 6.75", folding out to 8.5" x 11" Very Good. Item #20127
At the 1933-1934 Chicago World's Fair, the Home and Industrial Arts Group included several buildings and homes, including a Masonite home. The display showcased advances in modern building materials, architecture, and interior designs, and also enjoyed an array of technological innovations such as air conditioning, central heat, and time-saving kitchen appliances. This pamphlet promoted the Masonite home, which sported a flat roof and a radically contemporary design.