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Description: Workers waiting in line at a soup kitchen in International Harvester's Deering Works. The factory was owned by the Deering Harvester Company before 1902.

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Description: International Harvester's Tractor Works factory complex. The factory was located at 2600 West 31st Boulevard.

Date: 1933-07-18 

Description: Miss Lillian Anderson, Queen of the Century of Progress exhibition, signing photographs at the International Harvester exhibit.

Date: 1925 

Description: Man working on reels of 35mm film for International Harvester's Agricultural Extension Department.

Photograph

Petersen House

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: The fireplace in the living room of the Edward Petersen house features a classical revival surround and mantel. A small stuffed toy dog sits under a carved...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two male factory workers look on as sisal fiber extends out of a finisher and piles in metal containers at the McCormick Twine Mill.

Date: 1922 

Description: Advertising poster for the International 15-30 Tractor. The ad points out features of the tractor, and mentions the "Engine has ball bearing crankshaft wh...

Date: 1925-11-08 

Description: A newspaper article in the "Chicago Sunday" tribune titled "Largest Staff of Its Kind in the World — At N.W.U." featuring a photograph of Richard Ely and h...

Book or Pamphlet

IHC Feed Grinder Catalog

Date: 1913 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for IHC feed grinders featuring a color illustration of an engine-driven feed grinder.

Date: 1910-06-08 

Description: Two men dipping mower wheels in cream color paint at International Harvester's Deering Works (factory). The factory was originally built by William Deering...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Hand-colored drawing on green tissue mounted on blue cardboard depicting a design for an Art Deco bracelet. There are large circular links of a smooth blac...

Date: 1928 

Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering "triple power tractors," including the Farmall, the 10-20, and the 15-30. Includes a color illustration of a farm...

Date: 1942 ca.

Description: "Freshly painted" crawler tractors (TracTracTors) "emerge from 190 ft. gas-fired drying oven" at International Harvester's Tractor Works. A factory worker...

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Description: Workers in Carl Bates' airplane factory in Chicago. The history of Bates' various aviation enterprises is sketchy, but it is known that he built airplanes...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Technicians stand and sit in the paint(?) laboratory at the McCormick Reaper Works factory. Tables are equipped with burners, beakers and other supplies.

Date: 1949 

Description: Irna Phillips is seated, and drawing a floor plan. On a table next to her are framed photographs of her children.

Date: 1933-06-23 

Description: Men loading crates of Kingsbury Pale Beer onto an International B-4 truck outside the Kingsbury Beverage Company. The truck had a 170-inch wheelbase. The w...

Date: 1944-06-26 

Description: Two Wisconsin delegates to Republican Party National Convention in Chicago, Illinois. Assemblyman Ernest Heden, Ogema (left), and Orin Angwall, Marinette...

Photograph

McCormick Offfices

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view across street of a McCormick agency(?) or dealership(?) building with man visible through a window. The windows are painted with symbols and...

Date: 1947 

Description: International KB-5 truck unloading at loading dock. Original caption reads, "An International KB-5 with 76-inch wheelbase owned by Motor Cargo Incorporated...

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