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Description: Arnold Batson works with natural and synthetic rubbers in the rubber laboratory at the Gas Power Engineering Department. The original caption reads, "Exper...
Date: date unknown
Description: Speed presses stamp out core laminations for transformers at Thordarson Electical Manufacturing Company. Chester Thordarson was a Chicago inventor and man...
Description: Female factory workers at the McCormick Works twine mill use machines to wind twine onto spools.
Description: Men work on crawlers inside an International Harvester factory, possibly Tractor Works.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Workers in the metal finishing room at the McCormick Reaper Works. In 1902 the factory became part of the International Harvester Company.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A group of men assist three men in diving gear on a boat on the Chicago River near the McCormick Works (factory).
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.
Description: Female factory workers handling fabric strips at McCormick Works.
Date: 1942-05-25 ca.
Description: Female factory worker operates a surface grinder at International Harvester's 20 (twenty) millimeter gun plant. Original caption reads: "This woman employe...
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.
Description: A group of men working at tables in the Drafting Department at International Harvester's Tractor Works. An American flag hangs from the high ceiling in the...
Description: A man who appears to be missing an eye siting in a chair. The man is most likely a factory worker from International Harvester's McCormick Works in Chicago...
Description: A factory worker at McCormick Works uses a hydraulic press to straighten malleable castings.
Description: Men work with hot metal in what appears to be a forge at the McCormick Reaper Works factory.
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 factory worker uses a Bradley's Cushioned Hammer at McCormick Works.
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: Factory workers painting crawler tractors (TracTracTors) at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: An factory worker at McCormick Works performs a final inspection of mower guards.
Description: Male and female workers producing torpedo parts at an International Harvester factory. Original caption reads: "A battery of acetylene torches is here show...
Description: Men unload pieces of lumber from the opened boxcars of a train near the McCormick Reaper Works factory.
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