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Photograph

Trussing a Barrel

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Frank "Foots" Hess Jr. and Tony Hess using a truss hoop driver to install hoops around a barrel at the Hess Cooperage. Also known as "trussing".

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Joe Hess using a crozing machine to shape an oak barrel at the Hess Cooperage.

Date: 1932-04-28 

Description: A group of men, women, and children stands in a field at an International Harvester Company farm to watch a 4-row corn planter demonstration.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Man operating a horse-drawn mower in a field. The man is reaching down and holding onto a lever, and the cutting blade is up in a vertical position.

Date: 1945-04 

Description: A group of war correspondents, soldiers and officers pose outdoors on the sand in front of palm trees for a portrait in Guam. Many are holding a beverage a...

Date: 1911 

Description: Photomontage of a giant pig in a pen. A man, standing in the pen, is holding a giant ear of corn for the pig to eat. Numerous ears of oversized corn litter...

Date: 1913-03-18 

Description: Factory worker preparing a harrow spring tooth for a heat treating furnace at International Harvester's Osborne Works.

Photograph

Amelia on Tour

Date: 1928-11-08 

Description: Amelia Earhart (first row, right), the speaker for a meeting of the Advertising Women of New York. Elsie Wilson, president of the club is seated next to he...

Photograph

Fashion Models

Date: 1939-03-16 

Description: Madison Business College women model fashions from Kessenich's store.

Date: 1925-11-11 ca.

Description: Rear view of a man operating a horse-drawn mower in a field.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Pawling & Harnischfeger 3-ton grab bucket suspended from a 25-ton type "AN" crane with a 5-ton auxiliary type "A" trolley in an unidentified foundry. A ma...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Boy removing a bundle of twine from a decorticator machine at an International Harvester factory in the Yucatan, Mexico. Accompanying text reads: "No guard...

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Frank Hess Sr., owner of Hess Cooperage, finishing the exterior of a barrel on a cooper's lathe.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: A standard Pawling & Harnischfeger 3-ton monorail hoist with lumber handling unit in a lumber mill. There is an operator in the cab, as well as a man with...

Date: 1949-08-18 

Description: "Bartender Rita Koecher serves patrons: Russ Bandlow, Les Beck, & (unknown)."

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Two men seated inside a tent at the digging site at Interstate Park.

Date: 1967-09-01 ca.

Description: Senator William Proxmire meeting with President Lyndon Baines Johnson (LBJ), in the Oval Office at the White House. The third person in the photograph, wh...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: A factory worker applies grease to a wagon wheel at International Harvester's Weber Wagon Works.

Date: 1925-04-01 

Description: A man uses a McCormick-Deering relief tractor to work in a field affected by the "tri-state tornado." The tractor appears to be a 10-20.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A man stands in the back of a horse-drawn Weber wagon to deliver mail to rural resident, possibly a farmer, standing by mailbox.

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