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Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Hemp or sisal fiber piles on the floor of International Harvester's McCormick Twine Mill as it is processed through spreading machines. The mill was locate...
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Portrait of Mary Ann Hall McCormick (1780-1853), wife of Robert McCormick (1780-1846). Mary Ann and Robert McCormick were the parents of inventor and indus...
Description: A man standing at a machine, in what is possibly the McCormick Works twine mill, handles bags, probably containing sisal to be made into twine.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view of yard behind the foundry at the McCormick Reaper Works. Several men and a horse are working among piles of parts and debris. The factory wa...
Description: Twine mill with shipping platform at the McCormick Reaper Works, just after construction. The factory was owned by the McCormick Harvesting Machine company...
Description: A factory worker loads bags of twine onto a conveyor belt, while another waits at the top of the pile to stack the twine in a storage space, possibly at th...
Description: A man is standing on a railroad loading dock near a factory building, probably the McCormick Works. He is dressed in dark pants, a light colored shirt, sus...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Construction work in the streets outside the offices of the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company located at 212 Market Street. Two horse-drawn wagons and s...
Description: Three men picking vegetables in the Deering Works community garden. The garden was one of several factory gardens created under International Harvester's "...
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Factory workers assembling a machine at International Harvester's McCormick Works.
Description: Factory workers handle metal parts at West Pullman Works.
Description: Man at the parts counter of an International Harvester dealership owned by the Great Lakes Supply Corp.
Description: Boxed 240 mm mortar cart ready for shipment to the U.S. military from International Harvester's McCormick Works.
Description: A worker in a factory, possibly McCormick Works, stands near three spools of chain which extend to the ceiling.
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: Factory workers painting crawler tractors (TracTracTors) at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Cover for Light Running Plano binders, mowers, headers, reapers, hay rakes and sickle grinders. Features an illustration on the top left in gold ink on a r...
Description: Advertising poster for the McCormick-Deering corn picker featuring color illustration. Includes the text "stop husking by hand" and "do a week's work in a...
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for Weber farm wagons. Features a color illustration of two men with a Weber wagon hitched to a horse. Text reads "Looks Go...
Description: Factory workers work on an assembly line at West Pullman Works.
Description: Exterior view of the McCormick Works Club House. The Club House was designed for recreational use by factory employees.
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