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Description: Group photograph of the Harvester Club Minstrels at the Ziegfeld Theatre.
Description: Worker at Mary Lou Bakery. Original caption states: "12BBW Water Cooler. Bakery installation and dough conditioning application."
Description: Workers for the American Transportation Company in a highway dispatcher's office.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Two factory workers load (or unload) wooden shipping crates at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Workers manufacturing wooden wagon components inside International Harvester's Weber Wagon Works. One worker is drilling holes in wooden pieces. The factor...
Description: A woman removing loose matches from a coat pocket before hanging it in a closet.
Description: Blooming mill at International Harvester's Wisconsin Steel Works. Original caption reads: "Closeup of ingot entering rolls of 40" blooming mill with finish...
Description: Two men move boxes along a conveyor belt at International Harvester's Tractor Works, while others work in the background.
Description: Worker turning a wagon wheel spoke on a belt-driven industrial lathe at International Harvester's Accurate Engineering Works.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Rope tying demonstration for a group of rural school teachers. Original caption reads, "County Supt. Tobin, Country Life Director, and rural school teacher...
Description: Factory workers sitting at tables and standing in line to get food at a service counter in the cafeteria of International Harvester's Tractor Works. The cl...
Description: A woman stands next to a "Tomac Plasma Bank," a refrigerated cabinet designed to store blood plasma. The original caption reads, "Tomac Plasma Bank, engine...
Description: Factory workers assembling artillery or "machine gun" carts for the United States military during World War I at International Harvester's McCormick Works.
Description: Tractors, agricultural machinery and trucks on display inside International Harvester's exhibit at the "Century of Progress" world's fair.
Description: An electrical apprentice repairs an electric motor at McCormick Works.
Description: A woman moves a curtain out of the way of an electrical fan sitting on a desk. Near the fan are some books, a floral arrangement, and a notepad. Outdoors,...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Men working on a wagon truck inside International Harvester's Weber Wagon Works. A completed Weber wagon and a large American flag are in the background. T...
Description: An International truck is hoisted at an angle in the air by chain in a service shop, most likely at an International Harvester dealership. The undercarriag...
Description: Photograph of an "Age and School Certificate" completed by a mother giving her 15-year-old son permission to work. The form reads:
"THIS CERTIFICATE NOT T...
Description: Female factory workers balling twine in a room full of machinery at the McCormick Works Twine Mill.
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