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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A man stands in a warehouse beside bales of manila fiber used to make twine at the McCormick Twine Mill.
Date: date unknown
Description: A diagram of a living room section in an architectural drawing showing sunlight angles during different times of the year.
Description: Chicago's Wacker Drive at Clark Street, looking north. Buildings, water towers and railroad boxcars are along the Chicago River waterfront, as well as a Co...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A group of men assist three men in diving gear on a boat on the Chicago River near the McCormick Works (factory).
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Outdoor group portrait of women and young girls posed in dresses and flowered hats in an urban area. There appear to be gifts, some wrapped in newspaper, l...
Description: Factory workers in the machine shop experimental department at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Female worker inspecting small plastic and metal parts at International Harvester's West Pullman Works.
Description: Supporters of Lar Daly, an Illinois senatorial candidate, and Senator Joseph R. McCarthy, protest outside the Congress Hotel where the Americans for Democr...
Date: 1946 ca.
Description: Visitors examining an International V-549 Motor Truck engine on display in International Harvester's exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Man driving an International Model M highwheeler with the Chicago skyline in the background. The Model M, introduced in 1915, was rated at 1000 pounds carr...
Description: People line up aroung the International Harvester information and registration booth at the "Century of Progress" world's fair. The sign attached to the p...
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Chairs and tables are arranged throughout a room, possibly a factory lounge or break room, probably in the McCormick Reaper Works. A spinning wheel is in t...
Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's McCormick Works.
Description: Ornately decorated hallway leading to a room with a fireplace at the McCormick family residence on Rush Street. The house was built for Cyrus Hall McCormic...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Group portrait of workers, a young boy and a dog outside the Schmidt and Glade Brewery posing with tools and barrels.
Description: Two men sit in chairs at an American Transporation Company barber shop while barbers clip and comb their hair.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: A depiction of Jerusalem on the day of Jesus' crucifixion. Mount Mizpeh and Emmaus are in the distance.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Women, possibly International Harvester employees, carrying American flags and a company banner in a parade. The parade may be on Michigan Avenue in Chicag...
Description: Color photo of a man in a red jacket holding paint brushes and a palette while standing atop a truck trailer. The side of the trailer is painted with a mur...
Description: A group of men and women surround O.H. Benson as he gives a canning demonstration in the office of County Superintendent Tobin. Canning equipment stands on...
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