Arrive Curious. Leave Inspired.


Adlai E. Stevenson II 1953 World Tour Around The World in 180 Days Traveling Exhibition

Stevenson_Traveling_Exibition_-_1

Adlai E. Stevenson II was an influential figure in the political history of the United States, and the world. He served as Governor of Illinois from 1949-1953, ran twice for President as the Democratic National Candidate in 1952 and 1956, and served as ambassador to the United Nations from 1961-1965. 

In 1953, at the height of the cold war, Stevenson was commissioned by Look Magazine to undertake a six-month, 30 nation tour to report on the social, political and economic conditions in each nation. Come join Stevenson as he meets with a young Queen Elizabeth II in England, Chiang Kai-shek in China, David Ben-Gurion in Israel, and other heads of state through never before seen photographs.

Exibition includes:

  • 40 framed graphic panels size 26”x38”—1,000-2,000 square feet
  • 12 Giclée travel poster designs for gift shop sales 

To book this exhibit contact:

Robin Hill
Exhibit Designer
Dunn Museum
847-968-3394
rhill@LCFPD.org

Rental Fee: $500 per week, 12 week rental period

Download Printable Rack Card

Stevenson_Traveling_Exhibition_-_2