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Description: Worker moves Trans World Airlines DC-3 (DC-2?) airplane with an International industrial tractor outside the TWA hangar at Chicago's Municipal Airport (lat...
Description: National Democratic political convention in Chicago. Shown, left to right, are George Schlotthauer, Democratic candidate for the Wisconsin State Senate fro...
Description: Workers installing the transmission in a crawler tractor chassis along an assembly line at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A factory worker adjusts a mechanical lubricator at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Men, women and children walk through the Harvester Farm exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry. The exhibit included a tractor and the "Agrisphere,"...
Description: Factory workers on the loading platform in the Repair Parts Department at McCormick Works.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Factory workers stand with piles of sisal fiber used in the production of binder twine. The fiber is fed into spreading machines visible at right.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: A depiction of Jerusalem on the day of Jesus' crucifixion. This is a well in En-rogel.
Description: Man driving an International Cub Cadet at Wrigley Field. The lawn tractor was used for grounds keeping at Wrigley Field, home of the Chicago Cubs.
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: Vignetted portrait of Brigadier General John McArthur. At the start of the Civil War he was a colonel of an Illinois volunteer regiment, but after the Batt...
Description: Three older International Harvester employees(?), possibly recent retirees, standing near a brick building. The building may be part of the McCormick Works...
Description: Men and women ride on an International float in the United Nations Parade. The text on the float reads, "99.2% Harvester Employees Buy War Bonds."
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: Worker forming steel components on a machine at International Harvester's McCormick Works. The factory was owned by the McCormick Harvesting Machine Compan...
Description: Eight gentlemen play billiards inside the Deering Works (factory) club house. The factory was originally built by William Deering for the Deering Harvester...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Portrait of William Howard Taft, used in his 1908 presidential election campaign.
Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Date: 1884 ca.
Description: Portrait of Cyrus Hall McCormick (1809-1884) with his wife Nettie Fowler McCormick (1835-1923). McCormick was a Chicago industrialist and inventor in 1831...
Description: Students from Chicago's Cyrus McCormick School tour the Harvester Farm exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago. The children are examining...
Description: Workers receiving treatment from of two doctors and a nurse in a medical office or hospital room at International Harvester's McCormick Works. The McCormic...
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