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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Small carts, stacks of lumber, and rail cars in a snow-covered yard at the McCormick Reaper Works. The original caption reads: "Foundry #28, Wheel Room, Bl...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: A factory worker applies grease to a wagon wheel at International Harvester's Weber Wagon Works.
Description: Photograph of an "Age and School Certificate" completed by a mother giving her 15-year-old son permission to work. The form reads: "THIS CERTIFICATE NOT T...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Three-lane bowling alley at International Harvester's McCormick Works Club House.
Description: Fire insurance map showing the grounds and buildings of the McCormick Reaper Works, a factory operated by the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company.
Description: Dentist chair, table, and other equipment inside the dentist's office at International Harvester's McCormick Works. The factory was owned by the McCormick...
Description: A factory worker at West Pullman Works uses a centerless grinder in the ball bearing department. A man and woman work in the background.
Description: Men at West Pullman Works use tools to work on an electric-drive coil-winding machine.
Description: Workers operating machines at International Harvester's Tractor Works. The original caption reads: "Use of photograph questioned by Industrial Relations De...
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Factory workers standing at machines in the metal finishing room at the McCormick Works.
Description: Elevated view of steam engine pulling railroad cars in the railroad yard at International Harvester's McCormick Works.
Description: Two men standing on what appears to be a factory floor, probably the McCormick Works, oiling a wheel. The man on the left is dressed in suit pants, vest an...
Description: Workers hand painting hundreds of McCormick mower main frames hanging in the McCormick Reaper Works. The factory was owned by the McCormick Harvesting Mach...
Description: A female factory worker operates a machine consisting of multiple gears while seated at a table at West Pullman Works.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Two factory workers load boxes into crates at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Front cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester. Shows pull power hay presses featuring a color chromolithograph illustration of farmers...
Description: Workers spray-painting a wagon wheel inside the paint room at International Harvester's Accurate Engineering Works.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Workers testing paint for physical constancy, viscosity and weight per gallon in the Paint Department of International Harvester's McCormick Works. Cans of...
Description: Factory worker at International Harvester's Weber Works working on wooden wagon wheel hubs.
Description: Workers manufacturing wooden wagon components inside International Harvester's Weber Wagon Works. One worker is drilling holes in wooden pieces. The factor...
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