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Description: Mamie Till Bradley, the mother of Emmett Till, weeps during his funeral. The 14-year-old Till was murdered while visiting relatives in Mississippi for alle...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Men feeding fiber into manufacturing machines on a large factory floor with a high ceiling, many exposed ceiling beams, windows, and brick walls. Piles of...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Workers handling spokes for wagon wheels at International Harvester's Weber Wagon Works. The factory was located at Auburn Park and was owned by the Weber...
Description: Factory workers painting crawler tractors (TracTracTors) at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: A factory worker faces away from the camera while standing on a wooden bench and uses a stick to reach into a furnace at the McCormick Reaper Works. Molten...
Description: Factory workers assemble machines moving along a track on wooden carts at International Harvester's McCormick Works.
Description: Men in the Repairs Department Sales Room at the McCormick Works factory.
Description: Female workers holding what appear to be a carburetor, magneto and roller bearing at International Harvester's West Pullman Works.
Description: A factory worker adjusts a mechanical lubricator at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Workers making wooden boxes inside a wood shop at International Harvester's McCormick Works. The McCormick works was built in 1873 by Cyrus McCormick and b...
Description: A female factory worker operates a machine consisting of multiple gears while seated at a table at West Pullman Works.
Description: Factory worker assembles machines at International Harvester's McCormick Works. The machines are loaded on carts that roll along a track embedded in the fl...
Description: Waitress tending a table in the dining room of the McCormick Works Club House.
Date: date unknown
Description: The dedication page from a scrapbook created by Andrew Webb Jr. when he was a patient at the Chicago Municipal Tuberculosis Sanitarium from 1931-1934, with...
Date: 1942 ca.
Description: Factory worker at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Professor Perry G. Holden (right) and George W. Anstrand sitting behind a desk and look at papers.
Description: Factory workers test mowers at the at McCormick Works.
Description: "Knotter men" work at tables in the McCormick Twine Mill. Windows line one wall of the brick room and a system of belt-driven machinery is arranged along t...
Description: A seated, three-quarter length portrait of Alma Seipp Hay, a daughter of Chicago brewer Conrad Seipp. She is dressed in a finely detailed gown and holds a...
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