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Date: 1910 ca.

Description: In her journal from China, Carrie Chapman Catt describes the rice plantations. All of the workers and their families lived on the compound and worked long...

Date: 1921 

Description: Man tightening a wire fence. Original caption reads, "R.A. Hayne tightening a wire fence on the John Esch farm."

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Color photograph of a farmer operating a McCormick Farmall C tractor with attached mower. Farm buildings are in the background.

Date: 1912-05-16 

Description: Factory worker(?) sanding a reaper platform at International Harvester's McCormick Works. The man is wearing a bowler hat.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior fold of a pamphlet advertising the Bates Steel Mule Tractor. The text reads, "This Settles The Tractor Question For" with blank lines to fill in....

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: German farmers pulling a wooden log with a McCormick D-435 tractor against a mountainous backdrop in Alpine country.

Date: 1925 

Description: Interior page of a pamphlet advertising the Best tractor for loggers. The text reads, "It is in getting the logs from the woods to the pond or mill that gr...

Date: 1898 

Description: Inside of foldout card, featuring four color scenes. The top is for steel plows, corn cultivators, disk harrows and spring tooth cultivators with an illust...

Photograph

Hemp Harvest

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Men use a horse-drawn reaper(?) or hemp harvester(?) to harvest hemp in a field. The hemp was used to produce binder twine.

Date: 1931 

Description: Reverse side of the International Harvester reaper centennial medallion (or coin) showing the reaper in use, and the words "Centennial of the Reaper, 1891-...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Advertising poster for C.H. & L.J. McCormick featuring color illustration of men operating a horse-drawn Advance reaper, a Marsh-style harvester, and a mow...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Hand-colored lantern slide of workers in a rice field planting rice. Carrie Chapman Catt described the conditions of rice plantations in her journal from h...

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: Color photo of a man wearing a straw hat using a McCormick 624 tractor to mow a field.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A man operates a horse-drawn McCormick grain binder in a field. In the distance a man and young boy walk in the field. Text written on the glass plate is...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Farmer operates a horse-drawn corn binder in a field. Two silos and a barn are in the background.

Date: 1928-07-23 

Description: A McCormick-Deering 15-30 tractor in a New Zealand field. Five men stand in a field gathered around bushels of wheat, and one man drives a tractor pulling...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Farmer in field using a manure spreader drawn by a team of horses. A cow is standing nearby.

Date: 1927-09-07 

Description: Side view of a man wearing a hat drives a McCormick-Deering 10-20(?) tractor while pulling an unidentified implement. A handwritten note underneath the ima...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising the Parrett tractor featuring a testimonial by Frank Van Auken of Henry County, Illinois. The text on the pamphlet co...

Date: 1919 

Description: Front cover of an advertising brochure for the Gray Tractor featuring a color illustration of a man using the tractor to work in a farm field.

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