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Description: Columbian Exposition; On board the caravel "Santa Maria".
Description: Driver sitting in an International truck operated by the Mobiloil Company. Text on the side of the truck reads, "The World's Quality Oil."
Description: Buildings at Columbian Exposition in Jackson Park viewed from Stony Island Avenue. "L" station and train are in the foreground.
Description: Right side view of a man sitting on a Milwaukee No. 12 Harvester and Binder (grain binder). In the background are men standing by a large metal gate and ra...
Description: A man sits in the cab of a "McCormick Works International Harvester No.1" crawler-based crane with an earth moving attachment. The crane is loading a railr...
Description: Elevated view of a man sitting in the driver's seat of an International delivery truck for the "Vacuum Oil Company". The top of the cab reads; "Mobiloil" w...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Thousands of potatoes dumped from a freight train along a rail embankment. There is a cow in the background foraging. Original caption reads, "Many thousan...
Description: A man helps children get into an International C-1 school bus (station wagon). In the background is a large brick building.
Description: Elevated view of workers with a rail cart full of stock lumber in the lumberyard at International Harvester's Weber Works in Auburn Park. The factory was o...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: An empty street outside McCormick Station on the Illinois Northern Railway. An overpass bears a sign for the McCormick Freight Station on the same railroad...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a parade on Michigan Avenue taken from the International Harvester building. Grant Park is in the background.
Description: International C-1 "industrial motion picture sound truck" in transit along a Chicago city street. The truck was owned by the Chicago Film Laboratory.
Description: International trucks and engines on display in a dealership or branch showroom.
Description: An International truck is hoisted at an angle in the air by chain in a service shop, most likely at an International Harvester dealership. The undercarriag...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Mary E. Smith posing on a bench in Jackson Park. Several horse-drawn carriages are on the street behind her.
Description: International and Farmall tractors on display at International Harvester's "100 Years in Chicago" celebration at Soldier Field. The IH logo is in the backg...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Young children playing with a toy wagon. An older boy pulls a young girl sitting in a chair in a wagon while another boy pushes from behind. The group is o...
Description: Front and back covers of the Mortons Surf Club menu, with a black on blue grid of Chicago streets from Lake Michigan to Vincennes Avenue, and E. 45th to E....
Description: A Wisconsin Central Railroad locomotive with Engine #42 hauling lumber from Antigo Lumber Company.
Description: Albumen print of Abraham Lincoln's funeral procession. Thirty-six maidens in white surround Lincoln's hearse as it passes through the funeral arch, probabl...
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