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Date: 1952 ca.
Description: Joe Hess using a circling machine to create a barrel head at the Hess Cooperage.
Description: Waist-up studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of William King Coffin, Eau Claire banker.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Mr. C.R. Williams stands next to a tractor at the C.R. Williams McCormick-Deering Service Station and dealership.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Group of men and boys threshing. They are using a tractor for a belt-driven threshing machine, and on the left two horses pull a wagon with large barrels.
Date: date unknown
Description: Woman being waited on at the counter of a grocery store.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Rear view of young child operating a horse-drawn hay rake while a man stands nearby.
Description: Homer Bigart, (1907-1991) award-winning journalist with the "New York Herald-Tribune" and the "New York Times" with two unidentified individuals. There is...
Description: Delegates from the International Labor Press Association place a marker on the grave of President John F. Kennedy to mark the first anniversary of his deat...
Description: A man works on a tractor in the doorway of the Farmers Grain and Elevator Company, an International Harvester dealership and service station.
Description: "Guelig's Corner Bar in downtown Theresa. Edgar 'Jr.' Guelig, proprietor."
Description: Milwaukee Electric Crane & Manufacturing Company gantry crane over a railroad track and piles of lumber, with a building on the right. There is a sign that...
Description: Man operating an Auto-Mower in a field. The Auto-Mower was an experimental gas powered mowing machine. This version was likely produced by the Deering Harv...
Description: A farmer drives four mules pulling a Deering reaper.
Description: Men use a Number 3/2 Adams Motor Grader for road construction on Pine Street in Philadelphia. A laundry store is on the corner.
Description: Quarter-length studio profile portrait of Emanuel Albert Wurster, Milwaukee company secretary and treasurer.
Description: Factory workers use machinery surrounded by bins of metal parts at McCormick Works.
Description: Matthew A Pinter, business agent of United Packinghouse Workers of America Local 248 of Milwaukee, speaks from the floor during a district union convention...
Description: Members of a Des Moines United Packinghouse Workers of America local picket outside a Woolworth's store to demonstrate their opposition to segregation of W...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View down aisle of two rows of women workers using looms in a textile factory. A few men stand in the aisle. In her journal from China, Carrie describes th...
Description: Employees of the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper Company shingle a roof in a factory. The roof was then taken to the building site for final assem...
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