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Description: Men sit behind desks in the drafting room of International Harvester Company's farm machinery engineering department. The original caption reads, "A portio...
Description: Elevated view down State Street, north from Madison. There is a horse-drawn trolley in the street and a crowd of people on the sidewalks.
Description: Machinery at International Harvester's McCormick Works. Parts are layed out in front of the machine, and "Good Night" is written on the side in chalk.
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: Portrait of Stanley Robert McCormick (1874-1947), son of inventor and industrialist Cyrus Hall McCormick (1809-1884).
Description: Men work at stations in the machine shop of International Harvester Company's engineering department. The original caption reads, "Scene from a part of the...
Description: Exterior of International Harvester's Tractor Works. The Tractor Works plant was in operation from 1910-1972, and manufactured tractors and construction eq...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A view looking down State Street in downtown, featuring cars, trolleys, storefronts, large buildings, and pedestrians.
Description: Workers hand wind filament on transformers at Thordarson Electical Manufacturing Company. Chester Thordarson was a Chicago inventor and manufacturer of el...
Description: Mrs. Waggoner opening a pressure cooker on a stove in a farmhouse, possibly as part of a home canning process.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Man in driver's seat and a youth on the running board of a parked Internaitonal Model M truck used by H.J. Nehlsen Grocer. A sign on the side of the truck...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Rear view of International Model F or 31 truck operated by Firestone. The truck is parked on a city street in front of buildings. The Firestone company lo...
Description: A Chicago police officer holds up his hand to signal pedestrians that they should not enter the crosswalk.
Date: date unknown
Description: View down a pedestrian section of a bridge of buildings, skyscrapers and a billboard in Chicago.
Description: Elevated view of Lake Street, east from Clark Street, crowded with traffic.
Description: Ornately decorated dining room at 675 Rush Street [?], the McCormick family residence.
Description: Mrs. Waggoner pushing a button on an electric light switch on the wall in her farmhouse.
Description: Factory worker testing a Farmall Cub engine at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Illustration of the arrival in a train station of the Maine and New Hampshire delegations to the National Republican Convention.
Description: McCormick-Deering no. 7 harvester-thresher (combine) in a factory yard. This model features a bagging platform located high on the machine and a single-whe...
Description: An elevated view of Michigan Boulevard looking North, in downtown. The photograph features the roofs of smaller buildings, numerous cars on the streets, a...
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