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Date: date unknown
Description: A Kotex feminine product advertisement from early in the 20th century.
Description: Elevated view of Ferris wheel and midway at the Columbian Exposition viewed from Hotel Epworth.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Mary E. Smith standing in a sunlit path in Garfield Park.
Description: A factory worker handles a large press at the McCormick Works. A group of men work at along table to the left.
Description: Columbian Exposition; On board the caravel "Santa Maria".
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester's Osborne line of tillage implements showing a farmer and son in a field with a horse-drawn dis...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: A depiction of Jerusalem on the day of Jesus' crucifixion. This is a well in En-rogel.
Description: Side view of a Joseph H. Brown Iron & Steel Company International Harvester truck decorated with flags and banners for Chicago's East Side Centennial Parad...
Description: A factory worker uses a Tocco induction process machine at International Harvester Company's Tractor Works. The original caption reads, "Operator readies o...
Description: Columbian Exposition; on board the caravel "Santa Maria", looking aft.
Description: Professor Perry G. Holden (right) and George W. Anstrand sit behind a desk and look at papers.
Description: International Harvester's Deering Twine Mill. The twine mill was part of the Deering Works. The factory was owned by the Deering Harvester Company until 19...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Factory workers feeding sisal or manila fiber into machines, most likely at the McCormick Twine Mill.
Description: A woman uses a foot-pedal sewing machine while working with a piece of fraying fabric.
Description: Six scenes of miniature landscapes and interiors comprise a tablescape honoring six decades in the life of Emma Seipp Schmidt on the occasion of her sixtie...
Description: A crowd of pedestrians passes the Marshall Field's department store (Marshall Field & Co.), built in 1892 by Daniel H. Burnham and located on the corner of...
Description: A crowd gathers around the International Harvester dairy display at the "Century of Progress" world's fair. The display included cream separator's, mechani...
Description: An architectural drawing of a house and swimming pool commissioned by B.J. Cahn of Lake Forest, Illinois.
Description: Engineering photograph of an experimental tractor or "shop mule" identified as a "Slonniger tructor."
Description: View of the city skyline from a street corner. Automobiles drive past pedestrians on the sidewalk.
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