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Description: Men, women and children dig and rake the soil at the Deering Works employee gardens. The gardens appear to be located in a residential neighborhood.
Description: Columbian Exposition; On board the caravel "Santa Maria".
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: A depiction of Jerusalem on the day of Jesus' crucifixion. In the background, there is Herodian architecture and the Hezekiah's Pool.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Front cover of an advertising catalog for McCormick farm equipment featuring an illustration of wheat bursting through a red background.
Description: Factory worker at a drill press in International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Advertising poster for the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company showing the McCormick Reaper Works at night. The factory was in operation from 1873-1961. I...
Description: Tree planting ceremony on the Wooded Island during construction of the Columbian Exposition in Jackson Park. Standing to the left of the tree wrapped with...
Description: Two nurses test C.E. Stevens' blood pressure and hemoglobin prior to his blood donation at the Red Cross blood bank. The original caption reads, "Blood pre...
Description: Two men sit in chairs at an American Transporation Company barber shop while barbers clip and comb their hair.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Factory workers feeding sisal or manila fiber into machines, most likely at the McCormick Twine Mill.
Description: Two factory workers at the West Pullman Works place an inner steel box into a McCormick-Deering Milk Cooler.
Description: William Koppa uses a microscope to examine a specimen of steel. The original caption reads, "Micro-photography is employed at International Harvester's Gas...
Description: Recruiting poster. At the top is printed "Attention! Mechanics." Underneath is an eagle with a banner in his beak, which reads "Rally, Boys! Rally!" and "Y...
Description: Stairway from the main hall to the second floor at Cyrus McCormick,Jr.'s residence at 50 East Huron Street, with a view of the house's east windows. The do...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Small vegetable store known as the North Shore (Home Grown) Vegetable House, along the north shore of Lake Michigan. To the right of the store two men are...
Description: Female workers inserting wooden slats into canvas for grain binders in the McCormick Works Twine Mill. The factory was owned by the McCormick Harvesting Ma...
Description: Replica of Cyrus McCormick's original 1831 reaper on display in the International Harvester exhibit at the "Century of Progress" world's fair. Scale models...
Description: Factory workers lead a long wooden or metal cylinder through a machine at International Harvester's West Pullman Works.
Description: Cover from songbook used on the "S.S. North American." Back cover advertises the sailings of the "North American" and "South American." Includes pic...
Date: date unknown
Description: Entrance hall and main staircase of 675 Rush Street [?].
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