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Date: 1930 

Description: A factory worker uses a Bradley's Cushioned Hammer at McCormick Works.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Workers loading and unloading wood at the wood stock yard of the McCormick Reaper Works. Men are working on both sides of the Chicago River. Rail cars and...

Date: 1947 

Description: Factory worker at International Harvester's Tractor Works. Stacks of large machine parts are in the foreground.

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...

Date: 1941-03-25 

Description: Police officer and marchers from a Congress of Industrial Organizations (also known as the Committee of Industrial Organization) union clash outside Intern...

Photograph

Safety Inspector

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Portrait of a safety inspector at International Harvester's West Pullman Works (factory).

Date: 1930 

Description: Male and female factory and office workers sitting in the cafeteria at International Harvester's West Pullman Works.

Date: 1929 

Description: Two factory workers attach the rear wheels to an industrial tractor frame on an assembly line at International Harvester's Tractor Works. Original caption...

Date: 1930 

Description: Workers using an overhead crane to load new McCormick-Deering tractors (including the 10-20 and possibly the I-20) onto railroad cars outside International...

Date: 1947 

Description: Factory workers making parts at International Harvester's Tractor Works.

Date: 1930 

Description: Factory workers with machines and parts at West Pullman Works.

Date: 1959 

Description: Men work on crawlers inside an International Harvester factory, possibly Tractor Works.

Photograph

Plano Works

Date: 1907-09-06 

Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's Plano Works. The factory was later known as the "West Pullman Works."

Date: 1947 

Description: A man works with metal parts as they are carried in baskets along a conveyor supsended from the ceiling at West Pullman Works.

Date: 1944 

Description: Two factory workers use machinery mounted along a workspace counter at West Pullman Works.

Photograph

Combing Fibre

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Men in a factory comb fiber (fibre), the first process preparatory to spinning. International Harvester used sisal fiber to make binder twine. The men may...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's Tractor Works.

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...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Workers testing paint for physical constancy, viscosity and weight per gallon in the Paint Department of International Harvester's McCormick Works. Cans of...

Date: 1929 

Description: Workers installing the transmission in a crawler tractor chassis along an assembly line at International Harvester's Tractor Works.

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