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Description: Elevated view of the annual convention of the Congress of Industrial Organizations at the Palmer House hotel.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A drawing on green cardboard, labeled No. 2, of a design for a triangular brooch. The mounting of yellow gold holds a multicolored cabochon, possibly an op...
Description: Tractors and farm equipment on display at International Harvester's "100 Years in Chicago" celebration at Soldier Field. Original caption reads: "Partial v...
Description: Unionized slaughterhouse workers of the P. Brennan Company of Chicago.
Description: A factory worker sits with his back to the camera as he works at a machine at West Pullman Works. Coils of wire lie on the floor.
Description: A woman using a foot-pedal sewing machine while working with a piece of fraying fabric.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Deering Works factory seen across the waterfront from Diversey Avenue. In the foreground is a street and sidewalk with the sign "horse vehicles keep to rig...
Description: A passenger pigeon on a perch. The passenger pigeon is now extinct. Part of a group of pigeons that lived in captivity in the aviary of Professor C.O. Whit...
Description: Men at the International Molding Machine Company factory work with core boxes after removal from the core blower.
Description: An invitation to A Black Masque and Ball Macabre at the DOOMED McCORMICK MANSION. The mansion was the former residence of Mr. and Mrs. Cyrus Hall McCormi...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Henry H. Proctor Jr.? wearing a suit jacket, shirt, and tie.
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester's Keystone line of tillage implements. Features a color illustration of a farmer behind a horse...
Description: A woman stands in front of a white backdrop holding a baton. She is wearing a traffic officer costume with a hat and boots for an International Harvester C...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A locomotive for the Northern Railway is backed up near the closed doors of a brick building which sits on the railroad tracks, probably on the grounds of...
Description: This photograph from the album of aviation pioneer Jesse Brabazon is described by him as the "first simulated bombing in history, using an aeroplane versus...
Description: McCormick-Deering tractor and a No. 8 harvester-thresher (combine) parked in front of a factory building.
Date: date unknown
Description: Altgeld Gardens Commercial Center was designed by George Fred and William Keck as Project #317 in 1946. This shopping center was associated with Altgeld Ga...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: As confetti falls from above, men walk on Michigan Avenue in a parade behind an automobile with an American flag.
Description: Hand-colored drawing on tissue, in a cardboard mount, of a design for a brooch in the form of a flower on a stem with two leaves. The flower is represented...
Description: Men stand on the curb beside International trucks used in the Brinks Express Company's "Liberty Fleet." The Field Museum building is in the background acro...
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