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Mower in a Field

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Rear view of a man on a mower driving a team of two horses to work in a field. In the distance are a number of houses on the side of a large hill.


Mixing Pesticide

Date: 1923-04 

Description: Two men mix arsenate of lead before starting out for the orchard on R.R. Roberson's farm. A man on a McCormick-Deering 15-30 tractor and sprayer looks on.

Date: 1926 

Description: A man uses two mules to pull a corn cultivator through a field on an International Harvester Company demonstration farm.

Date: 1915-03-16 

Description: Man using a walking fertilizer in a field. Original caption reads, "This man is distributing cotton seed fertilizer on a field on which only the week befor...

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: A girl and a boy do field work beside a wagon. Photograph taken for International Harvester's Agricultural Extention Department.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Seifert's watercolor is fairly large, measuring 27" wide by 21" high, and provides a detailed depiction of a nineteenth century Wisconsin farm. The small s...

Date: 1917 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for McCormick tillage implements. Features an illustration of a farmer in a field with a horse-drawn disk harrow.


Plowing with Oxen

Date: 1946-09 

Description: Team of oxen pulling a hand plow with farmer, Oscar Sayles, walking behind. The animals are named Tom and Jerry.

Book or Pamphlet

Buckeye Calendar — June

Date: 1893 

Description: Calendar with the month of June, 1893. Features an illustration of a Buckeye Frameless Binder in a field. A man stands with a team of horses in the foregro...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Charles Miller sits on a McCormick-Deering Farmall H tractor and looks over his shoulder to his son, standing near a barn. A horse is looking out a window...


Woman And Lambs

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Winter scene with woman tending lambs in a snow-covered farm yard with log buildings in the background.

Date: 1923-06 

Description: Two men sift compost soil through a screen.


Woman in Garden

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Woman handling tomato plants in a vegetable garden.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View across cutover land of a man or young boy driving a horse-drawn mower. There is a tall tree trunk behind the horses. Another man or young boy stands o...

Date: 1959 ca.

Description: Color photograph of a farmer working in the field with a Farmall Cub tractor and attached cultivator.

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: Three farmers standing in field among a herd of dairy cows (Holsteins).

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Three men in a field working on an International 8-16 tractor. One of the men is dressed in a suit. There are houses in the background.

Date: 1920 

Description: Back cover of a pamphlet advertising the Boring tractor with a headline reading, "You want a practical tractor -" and a rear-view illustration of a man usi...


Men Plowing Field


Description: Probably a first plowing of land after the trees and stumps have been removed by grubbing. Many roots still remain, and the "breaking plow" turns a wide fu...

Date: 1930 

Description: Man pulling McCormick-Deering one-row corn picker with a farm wagon in a cornfield.

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