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Description: Factory workers at their stations in International Harvester's West Pullman Works.
Date: date unknown
Description: Barn raising at Lars Davidsen Reque's home. Crew members can be seen mortising freshly hewn timbers with a hand-operated boring machine. Men are also seen...
Description: Two men sitting in the grass and visiting. Both men appear to be holding cigars. One man is wearing a jacket, vest, bowtie and hat. The other man is wearin...
Description: Front view of man driving a tractor with a McCormick-Deering corn picker (possibly a No. 20) in a field. Decals and/or stencils are on the machine.
Description: People with packages lined up at the customer service windows of the Madison post office, 215 Monona Avenue, at Christmas.
Description: Two men a hay chopper on the McAllister farm.
Description: A worker helps a customer from across the counter at the general store in the Mt. Victory truck stop. A caption on a similar photograph reads, "Bigger than...
Description: "Workers collect bales of hay on the Herb Bintzler farm, which is located on Hwy 41 (Hwy 175 today), south of Theresa."
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Outdoor view of a U.S. Army Engineer topographer wearing skis while using a tripod stand to write. The engineer is standing next to a barbed wire obstacle...
Description: Juan Almeida Bosque, operating chief of the Cuban Air Force, hammers a spike into a block of concrete with the help of a construction worker.
Description: Advertisement for the Besser tractor featuring a photograph of a man using the tractor and a disk harrow in a farm field. The text reads, "The Besser. A Ge...
Description: Two men inspect gears (for noise?) in a factory room at Milwaukee Works.
Description: Foreign correspondent Alvin J. Steinkopf saying goodbye to Czechoslovakian children after interviewing them about their relief needs.
Description: Factory workers pack an International M-5-6 truck into a crate, possibly at International Harvester's Ft. Wayne Works. Original caption reads: "The trucks...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Men working on a wood block road.
Description: A farmer uses a Farmall tractor (off camera) to power an ensilage cutter. The tractor was owned by the South Wheeler Silo Filling Ring.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: Group of men, women and children gathered in a hops field, possibly that of Paul Saavles. The women wear hoods.
Description: A man shaves his face in the mirror of the Mt. Victory truck stop restroom. The caption on a similar photograph reads, "Long, lonely hours on the road give...
Description: McCormick-Deering one-row tank corn picker pulled by a Farmall Regular tractor in a field. Stencils are on the picker.
Description: Catalog cover for Deering Corn Binders, Shockers, Huskers & Shredders. Features an illustration of a dried ear of corn at an angle, and inside the ear of c...
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