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Description: A wood pattern-maker apprentice at McCormick Works (factory) turns a pattern on the faceplate of a lathe.
Description: A wood pattern-maker apprentice at McCormick Works (factory) shellacs a sprocket wheel pattern.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: A factory worker stands next to the battery of roller bearing tumble mills at McCormick Works.
Description: C.R. Rogers, chief engineer of International Harvester Company's Gas Power Engineering Department, sits behind a desk. The original caption reads, "C.R. Ro...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A man operates a balling machine while another handles spools of binder twine. The men may have been working at the McCormick twine mill in Chicago.
Description: An factory worker at McCormick Works performs a final inspection of mower guards.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: A factory worker at International Harvester's Tractor Works uses a forklift with a small crane to transport materials.
Description: Factory workers pack small metal parts into wooden crates using a conveyor belt and scale at West Pullman Works.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Workers adjusting a large printing press as two others examine freshly printed copies of Farmers Advance. The paper was a publication of the McCormi...
Description: Quarter-length steel engraved portrait of David McKee, a Lieutenant colonel in the 15th Wisconsin Infantry, in uniform. The following information was obtai...
Description: Three men open bales of sisal fiber at the McCormick Twine Mill.
Date: date unknown
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of William (Will) Henry McFetridge.
Description: Exterior view of the McCormick Works factory at night. A tower with an illuminated sign reading "McCormick" is in the background. A faint image of a group...
Description: An factory worker at McCormick Works uses a Rockwell Hardness Tester to check ledger plates.
Date: 1975-04 ca.
Description: "Irwin Silber, an editor of the 'Guardian'", a radical weekly newspaper, speaking to an anti-war rally in a square near a large sculpture.
Date: 1946 ca.
Description: Julius Friesser, master taxidermist, mounting one of the five cows that occupy the International Harvester Farm exhibit at the Museum of Science and Indust...
Description: An undated photograph of a convention of District 1 of the United Packinghouse Workers of America. A sign in the background bears a picture of President Fr...
Description: Factory workers at their stations in International Harvester's West Pullman Works.
Description: A M-5 high-speed prime mover carries men through a field. The original caption reads, "The M-5 high-speed prime mover, designed and engineered by Internati...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Man stands with a pie container next to an International model D-15-M truck with Metro body. According to the original caption, "Chef Wright" is the driver...
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