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Description: Front cover of an advertising brochure for International Harvester feed grinders featuring an illustration of a hand with grain bursting through a plaid ba...
Description: Female employees inside the teletype room at International Harvester's general office.
Description: Factory worker in a protective suit, mask, and gloves cleaning engine blocks in the foundry sand blast booth at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A drawing of a design for a necklace with a large faceted blue stone hanging from a chain with circular and rectangular links.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Factory worker manufactures wagon wheel hubs at International Harvester's Weber Wagon Works.
Description: Workers dipping wagon wheels in boiled linseed oil(?) at International Harvester's Weber Wagon Works in Auburn Park. The factory was owned by the Weber Wag...
Date: 1942 ca.
Description: Factory worker hardens tractor parts in "one of a battery of gas-fired box type heat treating furnaces."
Date: date unknown
Description: A diagram of a living room section in an architectural drawing showing sunlight angles during different times of the year.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Slightly elevated view of factory workers testing(?) the binding mechanisms for grain binders at the McCormick Reaper Works. Loose hay and hay bundles are...
Description: Exterior view of a Pawling & Harnischfeger 3-ton traveling electric monorail hoist located at James B. Clow & Sons. The cab is stamped "Capacity 6,000 Lbs....
Description: Man picking vegetables in the Wisconsin Steel Works community garden. The garden was one of several factory gardens created under International Harvester's...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View from a window of the International Harvester offices on Michigan Avenue showing Grant Park. Company employees have written their department names, or...
Description: Women workers measuring, cutting and sewing sections of canvas for binder back curtains, combine hoods and curtains, burlap bags, combine grain pads, and o...
Description: Worker inserting spokes into a wagon wheel apparatus at International Harvester's Accurate Engineering Works.
Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering Farmall Regular tractors and equipment. Includes the text "triple-power tractor." Printed by Magill-Weinsheimer Co...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: The passenger excursion vessel, "Christopher Columbus," entering harbor.
Description: Describes the comforts and safety of the two Americas, the screw passenger cruise vessels, the "North American" and "South American".
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Man stands with a pie container next to an International model D-15-M truck with Metro body. According to the original caption, "Chef Wright" is the driver...
Description: Interior of WMAQ Radio Station with Chief Engineer Donald Weller standing.
Description: Mamie Till Bradley, the mother of Emmett Till, weeps during his funeral. The 14-year-old Till was murdered while visiting relatives in Mississippi for alle...
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