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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: Men work on crawlers inside an International Harvester factory, possibly Tractor Works.
Description: A factory worker handles metal parts at West Pullman Works.
Description: A male factory worker is dwarfed by a large machine at International Harvester's McCormick Works.
Description: Factory workers stack bales of twine in a warehouse at the McCormick Twine Mill.
Description: A group of male employees sit at tables in International Harvester's education and training center while an instructor speaks before them.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Rows of lockers with screen doors, probably at the McCormick Works. Some of the lockers contain hats, shoes, and coats. A long bench runs along wall of lo...
Description: A factory worker at West Pullman Works wears long gloves while testing condensing units for leaks.
Date: 1892 ca.
Description: Family portrait of (L to R), Emmons Blaine, Jr. (1890-1918), Nettie Fowler McCormick (1835-1923), and Anita McCormick Blaine (1866-1954).
Description: Freshly pressed clothing hangs on a metal bar off an Apex electric ironing machine.
Description: Female factory workers at the McCormick Works twine mill use machines to wind twine onto spools.
Date: 1942-05-25 ca.
Description: The superintendent of International Harvester's 20 mm gun and war production plant, J.E. Harris sits at a desk. Original caption reads: "As a veteran of Wo...
Description: Two women inspect a drill press at an International Harvester factory. Original caption reads: "Dust prevention and cleanliness is so important as a factor...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: A young Ferdinand Hotz sits behind a large desk in his Chicago office. There is an art print and a framed collection of moths and butterflies on the wall b...
Description: Factory workers tend to machines on wheeled carts at International Harvester's McCormick Works factory. The carts run along a track embedded in the floor.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Two men look through wooden shipping crates in a room at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: A woman stooping to remove an electrical cord from in front of a vacuum cleaner.
Description: Factory worker mills the ends of a TracTracTor (crawler tractor) main frame with an Ingersol planer/miller at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
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