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Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Factory worker cuts spokes for wagon wheels at International Harvester's Weber Wagon Works.
Date: 1942-05-25 ca.
Description: Two factory workers stand outside firing booths to conduct testing at International Harvester's 20 (Twenty) millimeter gun plant. Original caption reads: "...
Description: A factory worker works on part of a mower or grain binder while other men work in the background at International Harvester's McCormick Works.
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Factory workers stand at stations apparently designed to test knotters for grain binders, most likely at the McCormick Reaper Works.
Description: Elevated view of multiple International trucks used by the Decatur Cartage Company parked in a loading dock. Two men stand in the foreground and industrial...
Description: A factory worker operates a vertical broaching machine at International Harvester's 20 (Twenty) millimeter gun plant. Original caption reads: "Vertical bro...
Description: Workers installing the transmission in a crawler tractor chassis along an assembly line at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Men use teams of horses to excavate a lot to be used as the site for the future McCormick Twine Mill.
Description: Factory workers assemble mower or grain binder parts at International Harvester's McCormick Works.
Description: Factory worker manufactures wagon wheel hubs at International Harvester's Weber Wagon Works.
Description: Workers grind pistons at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Factory workers assembling artillery or "machine gun" carts for the United States military during World War I at International Harvester's McCormick Works.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Two men move boxes along a conveyor belt at International Harvester's Tractor Works, while others work in the background.
Description: Male and female factory workers at West Pullman Works wrap items in paper and package them in boxes as they roll down a conveyor belt.
Description: Factory workers at West Pullman Works operate a multiple drill machine. The original caption reads, "A side view of women employes(sic) of the Chicago West...
Description: Factory worker placing a piece of wood into a machine at International Harvester's McCormick Works.
Date: 1952-08 ca.
Description: Four members of the United Packinghouse Workers of America Local 56 employed at the Illinois Meats Company: (left to right) Bill Murdock, Mike Mickle, Bill...
Description: A group of men and women load wooden crates onto a boxcar at International Harvester's Tractor Works (factory).
Description: Men unload pieces of lumber from the opened boxcars of a train near the McCormick Reaper Works factory.
Description: Workers steady a crawler tractor (TracTracTor) as it is moved by a ceiling-mounted conveyor at an International Harvester factory, possibly Tractor Works.
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