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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Workers in the metal finishing room at the McCormick Reaper Works. In 1902 the factory became part of the International Harvester Company.
Description: View of the Columbian Exposition grounds from Lake Michigan.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Several men load boxes and pallets from International Harvester's Tractor Works onto a train.
Description: Factory workers in the machine shop experimental department at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Workers pouring alloy into a stream of iron in the foundry of International Harvester's Tractor Works. The factory was located at 2600 West 1st Blvd.
Description: Children at play in a dirt alley on Chicago's west side.
Description: Sign posted outdoors near a factory gate, which reads: "TRACTOR WORKS / WHAT WILL YOU DO TODAY TO PREVENT ACCIDENTS?"
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Children working and playing in a community garden at 38th and St. Louis streets.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's West Pullman Works assemble a McCormick-Deering 6-can milk cooler. The men are placing cooling coils and the...
Description: Factory worker inspects tractor pistons at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Man driving an International heavy-duty freight service truck owned and operated by Arthur Dixon Transfer Company.
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Grant Park and cars on the adjacent street taken from the International Harvester offices.
Description: Female workers sewing canvas side folds on binder aprons at International Harvester's McCormick Works. The McCormick Works was built by Cyrus McCormick in...
Description: Men in a washroom clean an International truck used by Standard Freight Lines, Inc. The original caption reads, "Truck washroom. American Transportation Co...
Description: Female factory worker winds a motor in the electrical shop at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Mrs. Waggoner opening a pressure cooker on a stove in a farmhouse, possibly as part of a home canning process.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of Lorado Taft's sculpture entitled, "Fountain of Time." The reinforced concrete fountain was built in 1920 and is located in Washington Park.
Description: Six scenes of miniature landscapes and interiors comprise a tablescape honoring six decades in the life of Emma Seipp Schmidt on the occasion of her sixtie...
Description: Female worker using a drill press in a window display at International Harvester's employment office in the company's Michigan Avenue annex. The display ce...
Description: A covered wagon, horse-drawn carriage (coach), and an automobile on display at the "Century of Progress" world's fair in Chicago. Sign above the display re...
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