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Description: Engraved portraits of candidates for the Republican Presidential Nomination. Robert T. Lincoln, General William T. Sherman, General Joseph Roswell Hawley,...
Date: 1887-09 before
Description: Lunch menu from the souvenir booklet of the Complimentary Excursion to General Passenger & Ticket Agents, with an embossed knife, fork, and spoon crossed o...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Factory worker cuts spokes for wagon wheels at International Harvester's Weber Wagon Works.
Description: Engineering photograph of a "rebuilt" experimental one row cotton picker ("assembled on F-T-2517").
Description: Workers receiving treatment from of two doctors and a nurse in a medical office or hospital room at International Harvester's McCormick Works. The McCormic...
Description: Studio portrait of Lars Davidson Reque, age 90, seated showing a book to his grandniece Martha Rothie Nelson, age 5.
Description: Press release image compiled by the International Harvester Company. The image includes "excerpts of the patent grant from the U.S. Patent Office to Cyrus...
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Factory workers stand at stations apparently designed to test knotters for grain binders, most likely at the McCormick Reaper Works.
Description: A woman stoops to remove an electrical cord from in front of a vacuum cleaner.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Workers making binder attachments in the binder attachment department at the McCormick Reaper Works. The factory was owned by the McCormick Harvesting Mach...
Description: Full-length portrait of Alma Catherine Schmidt, seated, (1894-1989) on the day of her wedding to William F. Petersen M.D. Her waist-length veil is secured...
Description: Elevated view of factory workers standing between rows of parts bins at International Harvester's McCormick Works. The factory was owned by the McCormick H...
Description: Photograph of an artistic rendering of a rally held at Haymarket Square on May 4, 1886, before the explosion of the bomb. Haymarket Square is at the Inters...
Description: Mrs. Waggoner pushes a button on an electric light switch on the wall in her farmhouse.
Description: Men feed sisal fiber into a combing machine during the production of binder twine at the McCormick Twine Mill.
Description: A group of young men receive instruction in the apprentice classroom at McCormick Works.
Description: Stereoview over rooftops of the Ferris wheel at the Chicago World's Fair.
Description: Lithograph illustration of downtown Chicago near the Rush Street bridge (a "swing bridge"). The McCormick Reaper Works and other factory buildings are on t...
Description: Pedestrians near the entrance to Farm Machinery Hall at the "Century of Progress" world's fair.
Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's Plano Works. The factory was later known as the "West Pullman Works."
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