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Description: Factory workers cutting pieces of sheet metal at Internaitonal Harvester's Deering Works. The factory was owned by the Deering Harvester Company before 190...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A factory worker adjusts a mechanical lubricator at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Two female factory workers talk while standing in front of a piece of machinery at International Harvester's Tractor Works factory. The original caption re...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Workers machining parts with belt-driven lathes, presses, and other machinery in a machine shop at McCormick Reaper Works. The factory was owned by the McC...
Description: Workers, including some boys, threading bolts with heavy machinery in the Nut and Bolt Department at the McCormick Reaper Works. The factory was owned by t...
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: 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...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Men assembling binders at International Harvester's Deering Works (factory). The factory was originally built by William Deering for the Deering Harvester...
Description: Worker using machines to mill gear centers of a TracTracTor (crawler tractor) main frame at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
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 female factory worker at West Pullman Works wears safety goggles to operate a "tapping machine." The original caption reads, "This photograph shows a wom...
Date: 1942 ca.
Description: Factory workers assemble "shoe chains" on an International crawler tractor (TracTracTor) at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Stanley Labonowski, a 29 year-old Lithuanian grain binder builder at International Harvester's McCormick Works.
Description: Factory workers in the machine shop experimental department at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Workers assembling engine components and tightening head bolts along an assembly line at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Factory workers stand with piles of sisal fiber used in the production of binder twine. The fiber is fed into spreading machines on the right.
Description: Female factory workers on a production line at International Harvester's West Pullman Works. The women inspect small metal parts used in war production.
Description: Two factory workers at the West Pullman Works place an inner steel box into a McCormick-Deering Milk Cooler.
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: A man in worn overalls and a dark cap standing outside a brick building. The man is most likely a factory worker at International Harvester's McCormick Wor...
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