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Description: A factory worker handles metal parts at West Pullman Works.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Men working in the paint shop of the No. 2 plant at International Harvester's Osborne Works. The factory was owned by the D.M. Osborne Company until 1903,...
Description: Employees of the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper Company demonstrating the use of two pieces of equipment used in cutting the paper-based laminate...
Description: Men working in the tool room, located in the northeast corner of Building #15.
Description: Milwaukee Electric Crane & Manufacturing Company type "AN" crane at the Western Avenue Pumping Station with men working on various levels of the structure....
Description: Factory workers in protective masks spray painting(?) truck parts at International Harvester's Springfield Works.
Date: date unknown
Description: Workers at an Armour plant package bacon for the market. In addition to their hats that say "Anytime is turkey time," the women are all wearing their Amalg...
Description: Factory workers producing artillery shells at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. Original caption reads: "75-Millimeter Shell Manufacture. The fir...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Road construction crew of the Nelson Weber Construction Company and steam shovel. This construction was photographed for the Wisconsin Good Roads Associat...
Description: Farmers Mutual Auto Insurance Company, 312 Wisconsin Avenue. Original building was the former Joseph Boyd mansion. Contractor for the remodeling job was Fr...
Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's Springfield Works.
Description: Employees of the Plastics Division of the Consolidated Paper Company demonstrating routers, drill presses, and other equipment used in the fabrication of t...
Description: Men working in the passenger curing unit "V" on the first floor of Building #8.
Description: An International Model KB-6-F truck used by Baker-Thomas Company parked near the front of a library building. Two men stand on the bed of the truck with st...
Description: Waist-up studio portrait of Ralph Helstein, president of the United Packinghouse Workers of America.
Description: View across ice on Lake Mendota towards men using long poles to maneuver ice up to the conveyor belt to the Conklin Ice House.
Description: Factory workers assembling pneumatic (rubber) truck tires at International Harvester's Springfield Works. There is a pile of rubber tires and metal rims in...
Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's New Brighton Works turn 105mm shell cases on a piece of machinery.
Description: Poster showing a line of factory workers with a larger image of a "production soldier" behind them. Includes the text "The badge of the production soldier...
Description: Close-up of factory worker Dorothy Ozen wearing safety glasses while operating a drill press used in war production at International Harvester's West Pullm...
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