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Description: International truck used by Keeshin "Insurance Bonded Carriers" parked at the "Century of Progress" world's fair.
Date: 1887-10-26 before
Description: Menu card for the wedding dinner of Jacob Black and Belle Mandelbaum at the Palmer House, with blind embossed type for "Menu," an embossed silver bell and...
Description: Factory worker(?) sanding a reaper platform at International Harvester's McCormick Works. The man is wearing a bowler hat.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior view of men walking into the Chicago headquarters of the Amalgamated Meatcutters and Butcher Workers Local 594, all employees of the Wilson Packin...
Description: Engraving of the McCormick Reaper Works as it appeared in 1847. The factory was located on the north bank of the Chicago River, east of the Michigan Avenue...
Description: The inside of a document for child employment. The document reads:
"EMPLOYMENT OF CHILD AFFIDAVIT UNDER ACT OF 1893
FORM NO. 117
Protection Legal Bank...
Date: 1859 ca.
Description: Lithograph from Frank Leslie's Illustrated News of the sidewheel passenger, Lady Elgin, at her wharf in Chicago, Illinois in 1860. From a pho...
Description: Men and women sitting in wooden chairs viewing a lantern slide projection of a cow during a presentation by a lecturer from International Harvester's Agric...
Description: Front cover of advertising catalog for the Milwaukee line of IHC harvesting machines. Cover features a chromolithograph scene of a field, hills, and a risi...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Men and boys working with steel rods and belt-driven machinery to make bolts inside an annex to the blacksmith shop at the McCormick Reaper Works. The fact...
Description: The first International Armour and Company Packing truck outside of the comapny offices. Two American flags are mounted at the front of the truck.
Description: International Harvester factory workers hold signs as they picket while participating in a "steel strike" near Tractor Works.
Description: McCormick experimental pull-type harvester-thresher (combine) outside International Harvester's McCormick Works. The machine is one of two models that were...
Description: A standing, three-quarter length studio portrait of Alma Schmidt at age 12. She is wearing a summer dress with cut-work decoration. She has a bow in her ha...
Description: View from street of man loading a bouquet into the back of an International D-2 panel van owned by Lou's Flower Shop. The truck is parked along a commercia...
Description: An International model ACOF-190 8x6 Sightliner truck outfitted with a mixer body is one of 14 units to be displayed by the International Harvester Company...
Date: 1942-05-02 ca.
Description: Factory workers rebuilding production machinery at International Harvester's "Special Machine Tool Shop." Original caption reads: "All old machine tools co...
Description: A group of new female factory workers receiving their first day of training at an International Harvester factory. The factory was responsible for making...
Description: International C-30 armored truck built for Brinks, Incorporated. The truck is parked at the "Irish Village" exhibit at the "Century of Progress" world's fa...
Description: Katherine (Kate) Quinney, Richard Quinney's great aunt, standing on the shore of Lake Michigan with a ship in the background.
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