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Methodist Church

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: Albion Prairie Methodist Church, built in 1871 or 1872. It is surrounded by cornfields.

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IHC Library

Date: 1925-04 

Description: Men and women use the resources at the IHC Agricultural Extention Department Library, located at 616 S. Michigan Avenue.

Date: 1981-03 

Description: View from parking lot of side of building at the southwest corner of Aurora and Elmwood Avenue. Other buildings are in the background.

Date: 1961-06 

Description: A factory worker stacks tires on a Cub Cadet lawn tractor as he readies it for shipment from International Harvester's Louisville Works. The machine will b...

Date: 1963-08-11 ca.

Description: View up slope of two men operating two McCormick reapers in a wheat field.

Date: 1995-04 

Description: "Barn on the Leo Moldenhauer Farm on Allen Road." A gambrel-roof style barn.

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Pine Hollow

Date: 1892 ca.

Description: A view of Pine Hollow looking south. Ferry bluff is visible in the distance. Family group at edge of field; girl sitting on the rock is Everetta Bass. The...

Date: 1928 

Description: Advertising poster for Deering harvesting and haying machines. Includes color illustrations of a hay rake, grain binder, hay tedder and mower. Printed by E...

Date: 1910 

Description: Postcard distributed by International Harvester Company featuring a color illustration of a harvesting scene: a grain binder pulled by ox in the fields of...

Date: 1936-07-22 

Description: Detailed view of the front of an International ID-40 diesel industrial tractor at International Harvester's Tractor Works. A man is pointing to the tractor...

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Dipping the Curd

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: A worker at the Jorden Cheese factory dips curd to make swiss cheese.

Date: 1908-08-08 

Description: Men loading horse-drawn manure spreaders on farm land.

Date: 1923-10-04 

Description: Two men from the Lexington Hardware Corporation use a McCormick-Deering industrial 10-20 tractor to haul a wagon loaded with boxes of metal shingles. A tr...

Date: 1914-07-13 

Description: Lula Tunisson uses an El Flo hot water canner to give a presentation to the men, women, and children of a canning club.

Date: 1911 

Description: Chicago Tribune cartoonist John T. McCutcheon with his Wright Model B airplane, probably photographed at Cicero Field. McCutcheon is sometimes referred to...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Front view of Wilmer Schulz checking the syrup in a modern evaporator near High Cliff State Park. Schulz stands with an testing tool in front of one of the...

Date: 1976 

Description: Color photo of a girl holding an American flag near a highway. Jane Leeney, in red, white, and blue pants, shirt, and hat is watching a truck pulling a tra...

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: Re-enactors demonstrate a replica of the first reaper built by Cyrus Hall McCormick in 1831. The man raking at the back of the reaper appears to be playing...

Date: 1967 

Description: Teatro Campesino acto or skit dramatizing the experiences of Hispanic workers in America. Four actors stand together in costume with signs around their nec...

Date: 1862-05 

Description: Topeka, Kansas, when the 12th Wisconsin Volunteers came marching through the town on their way to Fort Riley, May 1863. Watercolor by John Gaddis of E Com...

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