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Description: An unidentified worker, probably in California, loads crates of melons onto a refrigerated railroad car.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: A man uses garden plow to cultivate an urban garden located among a row of commercial brick buildings.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Five teenagers ride "High Wheeler or Penny-Farthing" bicycles down the street. Grand Avenue Congregational Church is in the background. Mature trees are on...
Description: A farmer operates a horse-drawn Osborne grain binder through a field. The original caption reads "Emerson-Brantingham."
Description: View from street of man at the John Barnes Roofing Company loading lumber onto the bed of an International D-30 truck parked in front of a company building...
Description: Wood sawyers gathering wood and hauling it on a sled pulled by horse near Archangel [Arkhangelsk], Russia. There is a large stack of lumber as well as a pi...
Description: A man in a cowboy hat is uses hooks on the end of a chain to move a bale of sisal fiber on an International Harvester plantation in Cuba. A track is on th...
Date: date unknown
Description: Men pumping DDT from a tank on the back of a truck to be sprayed into a field.
Description: A man drives an International LF-192 truck owned by the Chemical Process Company across a dirt field. What appears to be a storage structure is in the back...
Description: An elderly factory worker dressed in pants, a striped shirt, suspenders and a hat is posed with a large push cart at International Harvester's Osborne Work...
Description: Men running a large machine from the power take-off of an International tractor. The men are working under a metal bridge.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A view of a fisherman's shanty, along the shoreline surrounded by rocks. Also visible is a man, and numerous boats pulled ashore.
Description: "The Concorde pilot is exuberant after landing at Oshkosh."
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: Levee in harbor, with boats, horse-drawn carriages, and steamboats.
Description: View across street of the central business district. A hardware/5&10 cent store is on the left, with rolled up fencing and various implements on the porch....
Description: An International model DT 405 truck outfitted with a Brown refrigerated trailer owned by Safeway Stores, Inc. pulls out from the loading dock of a building...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: A man operates a Husker-Shredder near a barn and silo. The husker-shredder is powered with a belt connected to an engine.
Description: Homes stand on either side of a rural dirt road in Black Hawk County. A man and horse are in a field on the left, near a sign that says: "Orange Cemetery"...
Description: Group portrait of soldiers standing with their horses and horse-drawn wagon near railroad tracks in front of the open gate of the 310th United States Army...
Description: Elks Magazine purple and white free wheeling Studebaker President 8 roadster convertible parked in front of the Elks Club, 120-124 Monona Avenue. The car's...
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