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Description: Exterior view of the McCormick Works factory building. The signs on the building read, "McCormick Reaper Manufactory," "Established 1831," and "Quality is...
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: International Model SF-46 2 ton motor truck equipped with 500 gallon oil tank and power take-off pump. The truck was owned by the Polar Wave heating oil co...
Description: Factory workers handle metal parts at West Pullman Works.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Men use teams of horses to excavate a lot to be used as the site for the future McCormick Twine Mill.
Description: Female factory supervisors watch a man demonstrating a machine operation at the Women Supervisors' Conference held at International Harvester's West Pullma...
Description: Workers receiving treatment from of two doctors and a nurse in a medical office or hospital room at International Harvester's McCormick Works. The McCormic...
Description: Exterior view of the McCormick Works factory. The lettering on the building reads, "McCormick Works; International Harvester Company," "Motor Trucks, Tract...
Description: Workers loading wooden crates containing components for wagons or possibly "machine gun carts" onto railroad cars at International Harvester's McCormick Wo...
Description: Three older International Harvester employees(?), possibly recent retirees, standing near a brick building. The building may be part of the McCormick Works...
Description: A photographer stands near a camera on the bank of the Chicago River. He likely works for International Harvester Company and appears to be photographing t...
Description: McCormick Reaper Works and rail yard as seen from across a canal. The factory was owned by the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company until 1902 when it beca...
Date: 1942-05-02 ca.
Description: Factory workers rebuilding production machinery at International Harvester's "Special Machine Tool Shop." Original caption reads: "All old machine tools co...
Description: Worker using machines to mill gear centers of a TracTracTor (crawler tractor) main frame at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Factory workers assembling machines at the McCormick Works.
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester's Lily brand of cream separators showing a woman drinking a cup of water from a hand-pump, and...
Description: Factory worker placing a piece of wood into a machine at International Harvester's McCormick Works.
Description: An Island Waterways Corporation boat docks by the North Pier River Barge Terminal near the McCormick Works (factory).
Date: date unknown
Description: Lumberyard at International Harvester's McCormick Works as seen from across the water. The original caption reads as follows: "We think of farm machines as...
Description: Factory workers with machines and parts at West Pullman Works.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Two factory workers standing on a freight elevator, silhouetted by light from an open window behind them. The men probably worked at International Harveste...
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