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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A man in Native American dress sits atop a grain binder while a man in a bowler hat (possibly R. G. Brooks) looks on at International Harvester's McCormick...
Description: Composite paste-up intended to represent "Old Abe", eagle mascot of the Eighth Wisconsin Regiment in the Civil War with his bearer. At the Northwest Sanit...
Description: A group of recently hired factory female workers receive their first day of training at an International Harvester factory. The factory was responsible for...
Date: date unknown
Description: International Harvester Titan 15-30 H.P. kerosene gear-drive tractor on display outside the factory. The 15-30 tractors utilized a K-W magneto for ignition...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Paint Department workers boxing cans of "Motor Truck and Tractor Synthetic Enamel Paint" for shipment from the International Harvester's McCormick Works. T...
Description: Street scene of Michigan Avenue and Randolph Street in Chicago. The Allerton Hotel is in the background.
Description: A female factory worker operates a machine at West Pullman Works.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: A replication of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. Jesus, along with two other men, are on crosses. On the left is a group of men. One soldier wearing armor...
Description: At Lou Braslawsky's kosher meat market, a butcher holds a roast for a customer to examine. A sign at the back of the store suggests that chickens, not beef...
Description: Engineering photograph of an experimental McCormick-Deering industrial winch tractor.
Description: Sculptor Jean Pond Miner works on her statue "Forward" in the Wisconsin Building at the Columbian Exposition.
Description: Hand-colored drawings on ecru paper of eight different designs for brooches. Stones of various shapes and colors are shown in geometric mountings with foli...
Description: View of a large, ornate organ inside a chapel at the University of Chicago. Below the organ pipes are pews and flags. The University was founded by John...
Description: Front cover of an advertising catalog for the Kentucky line of International Harvester grain drills. Cover features a color illustration of a farmer in a f...
Description: Stereoview through a Ferris wheel at the Chicago World's Fair. The sensation of the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago was the Ferris wheel, the...
Description: Profile view of a young passenger pigeon, on a cardboard box. This species of pigeon is now extinct. One of a group of pigeons that lived in captivity in t...
Description: Outside a Chicago A&P grocery store, striking members of the United Packinghouse Workers of America urge shoppers to boycott products of the Cudahy company...
Description: International Scout armored 4x4 truck on the job in the downtown area. The truck was owned and operated by Brinks, Inc.
Date: 1888 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of Blanche Budd (later McFetridge) at the age of 14 years, taken in Chicago.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Advertising photograph of young girl in overalls and straw hat pointing to spot on a blank poster.
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