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Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Factory workers use machinery surrounded by bins of metal parts at McCormick Works.
Description: A group of male and female workers are posed around a sign and a crankcase sitting on the factory floor. The sign reads "Melrose Park Plant / March, 1974 /...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Sisal combing machines inside an International Harvester twine mill, possibly at McCormick Works in Chicago.
Description: Factory workers assemble parts at International Harvester's McCormick Works. A large pile of wooden boards is in the background.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Factory workers using a pulley to load castings onto a table at International Harvester's Tractor Works. The factory produced tractors (including Farmall A...
Description: Elevated view of multiple rows of crawler tractors lined up inside a factory - most likely Tractor Works. A group of men are working in the far background....
Description: Men use a pulley to raise bales of sisal from the ground of a warehouse to the top of a pile of stacked bales. Others use dollies to wheel in additional ba...
Description: Man working on a wagon wheel at International Harvester's Weber Works. Two other workers and a fire escape sign are in the background.
Description: Two men work on a crawler tractor (TracTracTor) at an International Harvester factory - most likely Tractor Works.
Description: Worker welding a steel tractor wheel in a shower of sparks at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: "New" blooming mill at International Harvester's Wisconsin Steel Works (factory). Original caption reads: "View of 32" blooming mill, with manipulator in f...
Date: 1980 ca.
Description: An International Harvester employee examines a component on the assembly line at West Pullman Works.
Description: Woman working on a midget mill that cuts spiral grooves and moves at a rate of about 3500 r.p.m. The woman operating this machine was a former drill press...
Description: A factory worker in the dry forging area at the McCormick Works.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Two factory workers load boxes into crates at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Pawling & Harnischfeger monorail hoist with a 3-ton grab bucket in the engine room of the Wisconsin Steel Co., which was a subsidiary of the International...
Description: Worker driving a Farmall F-12 tractor off of the assembly line at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: A man stands beside a bookcase in a factory office, possibly in the bookkeeping or accounting department, at the McCormick Works. Several desks and cabinet...
Description: Two men standing in a factory office at International Harvester's Tractor Works. One man is fitting safety glasses on the other man. Behind them is a poste...
Description: A factory worker at West Pullman Works uses a centerless grinder in the ball bearing department. A man and woman work in the background.
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