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Photograph

Cutting Sugar Cane

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men and women cut sugar cane by hand in a field.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The storefront of the William Schlicht Wholesale Liquor Dealer. The building also was a saloon and features shuttered windows, advertising posters in the l...

Date: 1925-11-20 

Description: A man sits behind a desk in the showroom of the Ottawa Farm Machinery Company, an International Harvester dealership. A truck, tractor, feed grinder and cr...

Date: 1915-02 

Description: A mail carrier on horseback approaches a stranded horse-drawn carriage along a stretch of poor quality rural road. Farmhouses and farm buildings stand on e...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Interior view of an early Pawling and Harnischfeger crane design with cab-operated dial controls. The stencil on the crane says "Pawling and Harnischfeger...

Date: 1867 

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Peter Engelmann (1823-1874), Wisconsin educator and naturalist. Engelman founded the German-English Academy in Milwau...

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: An office worker, most likely an employee of International Harvester, stands behind a table with his hand held on a stack of papers.

Date: 1911-06-21 

Description: Man sitting on an experimental lightweight tractor. The photograph was probably taken outside International Harvester's McCormick Works. Original caption i...

Date: 1924-06-10 

Description: International Harvester dealer W.E. Tomlinson examines what appears to be a machine manual in a repair shop or dealership while another man looks on.

Date: 1938-02-01 

Description: McCormick-Deering Farmall F-30 tractor parked in front of a barn while farmer A.B. Wicks grinds corn with a McCormick-Deering feed grinder.

Photograph

The Schlitz

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Schlitz Saloon on the corner of Doty and King Streets. The saloon was owned by Fred C. Harbort from 1900-1907. There is a man in an apron standing at t...

Date: 1980-04 

Description: "Theresa Bank employees from left are Sal Beck, Suzy Erdman, Gene Koll, and Dick Lux."

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A man leans on the passenger side of an automobile marked: "Kankakee County Soil and Crop Improvement Association", and another man sits inside. The automo...

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: A man seated on a Deering grain binder shakes hands with a man smoking a cigar. The man with the cigar may be an International Harvester dealer.

Date: 1930 

Description: Robert Romley uses a steel husker and shredder near a silo and barn on his farm.

Date: 1913-06-13 

Description: Workmen and machinery at the quarry on Blackhawk Bluff. The gravel was used in construction of the power dam.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Advertising brochure for P&O cultivators entitled, "A Parade of P&O Two-Row Cultivators." The brochure opens to a feature illustrated with a photograph of...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Men work with wagons and husker-shredder near a barn. The husker-shredder is powered by a Titan 18-35 tractor. A dog is walking by a fence, and milk cans...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Men at work in the malleable castings room of the St. Paul Flax and Twine Mill.

Date: 1924-06-10 

Description: P.M. Phillips, manager of the Office Farmers Exchange, sits behind a desk, with a woman typing on one side and a seated man on the other. A McCormick-Deer...

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