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Date: 1910-09 

Description: Exhibit of the Champion Chemical Company promoting their embalming fluids. Also presented in the exhibit are caskets and clothing to dress the dead.

Date: 1964 

Description: International 1700 Loadstar truck owned by George Miesel and Son, wholesale grocers, delivering daily foodstuffs to restaurants and institutional customers...

Historical Object

NAA Championship

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Description: A souvenir from a national model airplane competition. A member of Hangar 13 of Beloit, Wisconsin was a contestant in this event and added this item to his...

Date: 1925 

Description: An International Model SL truck owned by "The Detroit News" parked in front of Cook & Dyer Drugstore. A man removes piles of newspapers from the truck bed...

Date: 1937-07-13 

Description: An International D-30 truck owned by Teetzel Company Interior Designers parked outside a residence.

Date: 1957 

Description: Artist Robert Thom is seen here working on one of his paintings, this one titled "The Founding of the United States Pharmacopeia".

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Postcard with retouched photomechanical reproduction, printed in colors, of a view of the Campus Martius and surrounding buildings in downtown.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A man sits at a table, holding a cigarette in one hand and pouring a bottle of Tivoli pilsner beer into a glass with the other. Original caption reads: "Sp...

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Description: Milwaukee Electric Crane & Manufacturing Company gantry crane unloading railroad cars at the Fisher Body Co. There is a sign that reads "The Milwaukee Cran...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: The front and back of a postcard featuring a drawing of the Detroit skyline as seen from Windsor, Ontario that was sent by Alice and Floyd Quinney during t...

Date: 1925 

Description: A Model 94 International truck and trailer owned by the Risdon Creamery Company parked alongside a brick building.

Date: 1937-07-13 

Description: View from street of two men removing a sofa from the back of an International D-30 truck owned by Teetzel Company Interior Designers.

Date: 1970-02-19 

Description: Cover of "The Fifth Estate", an underground newspaper, featuring a grim reaper figure wearing an American flag-patterned tie, and holding a man's severed h...

Drawing

View of Detroit

Date: 1855 ca.

Description: View of Detroit with several boats and ships in (probably) the Detroit River.

Photograph

UPWA Officers

Date: 1949-02-11 ca.

Description: Swearing-in ceremony for Local 190 of the United Packinghouse Workers of America in Detroit by field representative George Sinclair: Daniel Penn, president...

Date: 1942 

Description: Side view of an International truck used as a mobile disaster unit by the Detroit Chapter of the American Red Cross. The truck is parked in what appears to...

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Description: Thousands of employees appear in a composite photograph representing 50,000 employees of the Ford Motor Company. A company building reading "Ford Motor Com...

Photograph

William Ford

Date: 1929 

Description: William Clay Ford Sr.(?) sits behind a desk in an office. Mr. Ford may have been an International dealer.

Date: 1942-07-14 

Description: Meeting of United Packinghouse Workers Local 69 stewards and committeemen employed at the Hygrade Food Products plant. They were meeting to organize a labo...

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Description: Elevated view of a line of uniformed women employed by the American Red Cross Disaster Unit standing near rows of parked International trucks.

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