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Description: An ornate advertisement "showing the wonderful growth of the Plano Manufacturing Company" as symbolized by the hatching and growth of a chick into a mighty...
Description: Group portrait of the Service Employees International Union Local 880 on Lobby Day.
Description: Young boy and a toddler relaxing on a homemade tree swing made with an automobile seat.
Description: Two women and young girl gathering vegetables in the Deering Works vegetable garden. Original caption reads: "This garden furnished a bountiful supply of v...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Factory worker operating machinery at International Harvester's Plano Works. The factory was later known as "West Pullman Works."
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Rows of lockers with screen doors, probably at the McCormick Works. Some of the lockers contain hats, shoes, and coats. A long bench runs along wall of lo...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Hand-colored drawing, on grey cardboard, of a design for a "Pendant for Matrix Turquoises." The matrix is the very dark veining on the stones. The oval sto...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: The office staff of International Harvester's Weber Works poses beneath an American flag in front of the exterior office door. Weber Works produced wagons.
Description: Female factory workers assembling parts at International Harvester's West Pullman Works.
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: Exhibit in the showroom of International Harvester's General Office building demonstrating the features of the Farmall Fast-Hitch. The exhibit includes a F...
Description: Engineering photograph of experimental Farmall tractor. Original caption reads: "complete Farmall tractor (intermediate) - left side view."
Description: Christmas tree in the home of Edward Petersen decorated with a wide assortment of ornaments and tinsel garland. It is standing on a low table in front of a...
Description: Female factory workers at the McCormick Twine Mill use the twine balling machines and package completed balls of twine from off a conveyor.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Technicians stand and sit in the paint(?) laboratory at the McCormick Reaper Works factory. Tables are equipped with burners, beakers and other supplies.
Description: Men and ships near the McCormick Works and the Chicago River during the Chicago Fire of 1871. The original caption reads: "Reproduction of photograph tak...
Description: Factory workers stand amid machinery in the forge shop at the McCormick Reaper Works.
Description: An International paneled station wagon ("woody") on display in the International Harvester exhibit at the "Century of Progress" world's fair.
Description: Cream separators and milkers on display in the International Harvester exhibit at the "Century of Progress" world's fair.
Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Female factory worker at West Pullman Works.
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