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Date: 1954-04-07 

Description: A force of sixty-eight civilians is employed by the Madison police department to aid and supplement the city's one hundred forty-five police officers. Many...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Factory workers balling flax twine at International Harvester's St. Paul Flax Twine Mill.

Photograph

Speed Holmen

Date: 1928 

Description: Charles "Speed" Holman and Ed Ballough, the Laird Team, after the New York to Los Angeles air race. Minnesotan Charles Holman earned his nickname by racing...

Date: 1948-03-22 

Description: Workers stocking the strike kitchen of Local 50, United Packinghouse Workers of America (Plankinton Packing Company). Left to right: Fred Koratko, Corneli...

Date: 1864 

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Daniel C. Eaton (1834-1895), American Botanist. In 1864 (the year of this photograph), Eaton became a professor of bo...

Date: 1921 

Description: Man tightening a wire fence. Original caption reads, "R.A. Hayne tightening a wire fence on the John Esch farm."

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Color photograph of a farmer operating a McCormick Farmall C tractor with attached mower. Farm buildings are in the background.

Date: 1912-05-16 

Description: Factory worker(?) sanding a reaper platform at International Harvester's McCormick Works. The man is wearing a bowler hat.

Date: 1949 

Description: A group of workers load fiber at an International Harvester sisal plantation in Cuba. Original caption reads: "The dry fiber is being loaded for transporti...

Date: 1969 

Description: Silhouette of a construction worker during the construction of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1898 

Description: Inside of foldout card, featuring four color scenes. The top is for steel plows, corn cultivators, disk harrows and spring tooth cultivators with an illust...

Photograph

Hemp Harvest

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Men use a horse-drawn reaper(?) or hemp harvester(?) to harvest hemp in a field. The hemp was used to produce binder twine.

Photograph

Fred Clausen

Date:  

Description: Campaign photograph of Clausen in his office at his implement factory.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Advertising poster for C.H. & L.J. McCormick featuring color illustration of men operating a horse-drawn Advance reaper, a Marsh-style harvester, and a mow...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Hand-colored lantern slide of workers in a rice field planting rice. Carrie Chapman Catt described the conditions of rice plantations in her journal from h...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A man operates a horse-drawn McCormick grain binder in a field. In the distance a man and young boy walk in the field. Text written on the glass plate is...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Farmer operates a horse-drawn corn binder in a field. Two silos and a barn are in the background.

Date: 1948-10 

Description: Group portrait of the third Farmers Union session at Highlander Folk School.

Photograph

Azard Bunker in Bar

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men posed at a bar, 3 Star Saloon located at 224 Main Street. The bar owner Azard Bunker stands to the far right behind the bar. The bartender sta...

Date: 1928-07-23 

Description: A McCormick-Deering 15-30 tractor in a New Zealand field. Five men stand in a field gathered around bushels of wheat, and one man drives a tractor pulling...

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