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Date: 1920 

Description: Interior pages of a brochure advertising the Topp-Stewart four-wheel drive tractor. Two photographs of men using the tractor, one in snow and one in a farm...

Date: 1930 

Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering manure spreaders showing color and black and white illustrations of various features.


Description: Factory worker machining an implement part at International Harvester's Rock Falls Works. The factory was owned by the Keystone Manufacturing Company befor...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A man wearing a hat and suspenders uses an axe to slaughter a chicken, using a log as a base. A large pile of firewood is behind him.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Factory workers in the Paint Department of McCormick Works charge vehicles and pigment into large ball units.

Date: 1964 

Description: Caption reads: "F. Gerald Ham, Wisconsin State Archivist, examining papers (posed re-enactment) in preparation of a guide to labor history research materia...

Date: 1961-06 

Description: A factory worker at International Harvester's Louisville Works attaches a steering column to the chassis of a Cub Cadet lawn tractor.

Date: 1952-06-23 

Description: New AFSCME union officers of Local 720 of the Dane County Courthouse and Lake View Santorium employees. Left to right: Doris Williams, secretary; Rodney S...

Date: 1938 

Description: Female and male factory workers handle bags of twine in the McCormick Works Twine Mill.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Pamphlet advertising the Fitch Four-Drive Tractor. A photograph of a farmer using the tractor in a field appears at bottom.


Stable Hazards

Date: 1927-07 

Description: A man uses a rake inside a stable, standing near harnesses hung from wooden pegs on the wall. The tail of a horse can be seen on the left.

Date: 1934-11-22 

Description: Two men stand in the doorway of the East Side Motor Company garage, 2305 Atwood Avenue, featuring Willard storage batteries, Pennzoil, and Eveready and Pr...

Date: 1946-08-10 

Description: Helene Stratman-Thomas and Dr. Charles O. Lindberg, a Swedish singer.

Date: 1931 

Description: Elevated view of a man using a Farmall tractor to pull a McCormick-Deering windrow harvester in a field of rye. Original caption reads: "Elliot A. Pritcha...

Date: 1988-09-28 

Description: Waist-up staff portrait of F. Gerald Ham, State Archivist of Wisconsin from 1964 to 1989 and the head of the Division of Archives and Manuscripts at the St...

Date: 1932 

Description: Dan bartending at Bill's Bar.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: A group of men and women gather around Professor Garrick in the yard and on the porch of a farmhouse to watch a poultry culling demonstration. Additional f...


Brenzel Tailor Shop

Date: 1892 ca.

Description: Grandpa Conrad C. Brenzel (1863-1933) who operated a tailor shop in Ironwood, Michigan. Seated on the left is Adolph Erickson. Other man unknown.

Date: 1930 

Description: View across street of a group of employees, all men, posing outside their cafe. The cafe advertises Kennedy Dairy Company brand ice cream, Coca-Cola produc...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Factory worker in the McCormick Works Paint Department tests the spraying qualities of automotive enamels.

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