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Photograph

Siler Lumber Co.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the lumber mill. On the left is a body of water and a boat, moving away from the loading dock, seen to the right. Smoke and steam emanate from...

Photograph

The Assorting Table

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of lumber transported from the mill and across the assorting table, where it is then moved and sorted into different groups. Men stand on the lumbe...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Erected next to the Cornwall Ore Banks by R.W. Coleman's Heirs and Company, construction of the first of the Bird Coleman furnaces began in 1872, the secon...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Arthur Pratt Warner, Wisconsin's first aviator, in front of the office of the Warner Instrument Company in Beloit. Warner, who held the patent for an autom...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Fox River. Small boats are docked along the left bank where factory buildings stand. The facade features advertisements for Wrigley's Spearmi...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Construction workers on a building site at International Harvester's Lubertzy Works in Russia.

Date: 1919 

Description: Advertisement for the Moline-Universal Model D tractor featuring a color illustration of the machine and a listing of its specifications.

Date: 1937-08 

Description: Castle & Doyle Ready-mixed concrete truck parked in front of silos, 801 E. Main Street.

Date: 1913 

Description: Mogul 15-30 HP kerosene tractor loaded on a railroad car for delivery, most likely outside International Harvester's Tractor Works.

Photograph

Retreaded Tires

Date: 1937-10-21 

Description: Two men compare a large retreaded General tire against a worn out tire at a Diamond gas station.

Date: 1929-01-14 ca.

Description: Tractors, plows, harrows and other farm equipment on display in the showroom of the Muscatine Implement Company, an International Harvester dealership. Ban...

Date:  date unknown

Description: By 1883, anthracite furnaces were heavy competition for companies such as Cornwall Furnace.

Date: 1937-11-02 

Description: Technician repainting McCormick-Deering ensilage cutter wheels inside the paint shop at an International Harvester dealership.

Date: 1939-08-07 

Description: Howard Sechrest, of Howard Welding & Machine Co., wears goggles and welds in the boiler at the Loraine Hotel.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Construction workers on a building site at International Harvester's Lubertzy Works in Russia.

Date: 1979-03 

Description: "With the Catholic Church steeple looming in the background, Schuster Construction men work on the Widmer Cheese Factory chimney."

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Advertisement for the La Crosse Happy Farmer kerosene tractor featuring an illustration of a farmer working in a field at night. The headline reads, "Works...

Book or Pamphlet

Hoosier Seeders Catalog

Date: 1908 

Description: Color catalog cover from the Hoosier Drill Company advertising Hoosier Seeders. Includes the slogan: "Good as the Wheat."

Date: 1924-06-10 

Description: International Harvester dealer W.E. Tomlinson examines what appears to be a machine manual in a repair shop or dealership while another man looks on.

Date:  

Description: A man in a hat and overalls leans over a trench or ditch digger, looking down into the excavated area. Pipes, an automobile, and a building are in the back...

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