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Date: 1926-03-19 

Description: Worker transporting a McCormick-Deering No. 8 power-drive harvester-thresher (combine) with a McCormick-Deering tractor. The harvester-thresher is equipped...

Date: 1917-10-30 before

Description: Two-sided dinner card menu from the Blackstone Hotel for Meatless Tuesday ("Dishes containing beef, veal, mutton, lamb or pork will not be served to-day.")...

Date: 1949 

Description: An electrical apprentice repairs an electric motor at McCormick Works.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Mary E. Smith posing on a bench in Jackson Park. Several horse-drawn carriages are on the street behind her.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Panoramic bird's-eye view of the heart of the Loop. Labeled sites include: Insurance Exchange, Continental and Commercial National Bank, Post Office, Dear...

Photograph

Senior Meatpackers

Date: 1952-08 ca.

Description: Four members of the United Packinghouse Workers of America Local 56 employed at the Illinois Meats Company: (left to right) Bill Murdock, Mike Mickle, Bill...

Date: 1925 

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...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: A dealership showroom with International trucks on display. Original caption reads: "Company sales room and service station 2665 N. Elston Ave; Chicago, Il...

Date: 1930 

Description: Male and female factory workers sitting at tables at West Pullman Works.

Date: 1943-01-13 

Description: Female factory workers inspect ball bearings at an International Harvester factory. The factory produced aerial torpedoes for the U.S. Military.

Photograph

Fireworks Stand

Date: 1927-07 

Description: Three boys purchase fireworks from the proprietor of a National Fireworks tent near Ogden Avenue. The photograph was taken for International Harvester's Ag...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Man, possibly an employee of International Harvester's Deering Works, standing outside a factory building.

Date: 1890 

Description: Advertising card for William Deering & Company featuring a color chromolithograph illustration of a man showing "The Deering Binder, carefully studied and...

Date: 1944-06-26 

Description: Two Wisconsin delegates to Republican Party National Convention held in Chicago, Illinois. Dewey delegate Gavin McKerro, Pewaukee, (left) and Thomas Colem...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Poster or signboard with the title "McCormick Club House - Here Physical, Mental and Moral Sides of Employee are Developed Equally." Includes images of the...

Date: 1975-06 

Description: Visitors examine a 915 hydrostatic combine (harvester-thresher) in the International Harvester exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry.

Book or Pamphlet

Plano Advertising Catalog

Date: 1914 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester's Plano line of agricultural equipment. Features an illustration of a farm and field seen throu...

Date: 1935-07 

Description: Factory worker mills the ends of a TracTracTor (crawler tractor) main frame with an Ingersol planer/miller at International Harvester's Tractor Works.

Date: 1922 

Description: Ada Nye (Nemshoff) listening to a crystal radio set at the home of her aunt and uncle Ben and Ida Tovrog. Her cousin Lou Tovrog built the radio set.

Date: 1918-09 

Description: View of the U.S. Government War Exposition at Grant Park taken from a window the International Harvester building on Michigan Avenue. A large sign on one o...

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