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Photograph

Emanuel L. Philipp

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Emanuel L. Philipp, Milwaukee builder.

Date: 1947 

Description: Three-quarter side view of a man driving an International KB-5 Pulpwood Special heavily loaded with logs through a wooded area. The truck was owned by John...

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Factory worker driving a Farmall Regular tractor, most likely at Farmall Works in Rock Island.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Developers, local dignitaries, and other businessmen participate in a ground-breaking ceremony for the construction of the Park Tower Apartments.

Date: 1944 

Description: Elevated view of men and women working on a combine (harvester-thresher) assembly line at International Harvester's East Moline Works.

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Two views of a man using the Elgin tractor. The image at left shows the farmer using the machine in a field; the image at right depicts the man using the t...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View from sidewalk of a man wearing sunglasses standing outside the entrance to the Hotel Martinique. He holds a cigarette in one hand and a camera bag in...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Sears and Roebuck Shoe Factory No. 1, with its image reflected in the water next to the factory.

Photograph

Milk Delivery

Date: 1958 

Description: "A sled was used to convey the milk cans. Shown are Ralph Widmer, Bill Breitag, and Ken Reimer."

Date: 1937-04-16 

Description: A man at McCormick Works Twine Mill stands in between various rows of machinery to inspect a ball of twine.

Date: 1971-09-21 

Description: Speed reducer that is a later component of a coal pulverizer. This product was purchased by the Foster Wheeler Corporation and used by the Public Service C...

Date: 1947 

Description: Advertising poster linking the new International Harvester logo with the company's truck, agricultural equipment, construction equipment, and household ref...

Photograph

Concrete Blockhouse

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A large concrete blockhouse fortification at Verst 581 with a concrete outhouse next to it on the right. An armed solder wearing winter clothing stands be...

Photograph

Loyd Cheese Factory

Date: 1921 

Description: Exterior of the two-story Loyd Cheese Factory. A barn on the left of the factory features an advertisement for Star Tobacco.

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Woman serving meals to factory workers in the cafeteria at International Harvester's Farmall Works.

Date: 1941 

Description: Driver's side view of an International 1 1/2 ton cargo M-3-4 M.T. truck. The truck was sold to the U.S. Marine Corps.

Date: 1886 ca.

Description: Stereograph of four raftsmen shipping an oar in the Dells.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Speed presses stamp out core laminations for transformers at Thordarson Electical Manufacturing Company. Chester Thordarson was a Chicago inventor and man...

Date: 1947-10-17 

Description: Ohio Chemical & Manufacturing Company, 1400 East Washington Avenue.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Factory workers take samples from the 8-ton Brackelsberg Furnace at McCormick Works. The original caption reads, "Furnace has three tap spouts. Large insu...

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