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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...
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: Tree planting ceremony on the Wooded Island during construction of the Columbian Exposition in Jackson Park. Standing to the left of the tree wrapped with...
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: 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: 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.
Date: 1914-09-26 ca.
Description: Employees of International Harvester's Deering Works take a break from a volleyball match outside the factory. The match pitted workers from the twine mill...
Description: Organizers for the United Packinghouse Workers of America hand out leaflets concerning an upcoming National Labor Relations Board election to be held at th...
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: McCormick-Deering corn binder parked outside a Chicago factory, most likely the McCormick Works. Decals and/or stencils are visible on the machine.
Description: Workers spray-painting a wagon wheel inside the paint room at International Harvester's Accurate Engineering Works.
Description: Three men use a lift to stack bales of bound fiber in a storage area, possibly at the McCormick Works twine mill. The company used sisal and hemp fiber to...
Description: An young man is holding a white sheet behind the pole and evener of a horse-drawn farm implement outside an International Harvester factory (most likely Mc...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Three women perform secretarial work in an office at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
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