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Date: 1928 

Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. "Chicken Hot Dog, Chicken Redhot Company, W.M. Neill, proprietor." On the label is an...

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: International RD-190 (?) truck with an armored body, operated by the Brinks Express Company on Lake Shore Drive.

Date: 1973 ca.

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Roger J. Crise. Crise was born in Letts, Indiana on September 15, 1913. He served as Corporate Accounting Administrator at the I...

Date: 1946 

Description: Factory workers stand at three heat-treating lines in the ball bearing plant at West Pullman Works.

Date: 1931 

Description: Describes the comforts and safety of the two Americas, the screw passenger cruise vessels, the "North American" and "South American".

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Saws blades and machinery in a saw blade sharpening and setting shop at International Harvester's Weber Works. The factory was located at Auburn Park and w...

Photograph

Passenger Pigeon

Date: 1896 

Description: A passenger pigeon on a perch. The passenger pigeon is now extinct. Part of a group of pigeons that lived in captivity in the aviary of Professor C.O. Whit...

Date: 1887-09 before

Description: Lunch menu from the souvenir booklet of the Complimentary Excursion to General Passenger & Ticket Agents, with an embossed illustration of a spider in her...

Photograph

Edward A. Bass

Date: 1882 ca.

Description: Head and shoulders studio portrait of Edward A. Bass wearing a shirt with winged collar and a necktie.

Date: 1937-12-08 

Description: Blooming mill at International Harvester's Wisconsin Steel Works (factory). Original caption reads: "General view of a portion of the new Wisconsin Steel W...

Date: 1862 

Description: Large group of Union soldiers in formation by a barracks at Camp Douglas in Chicago, Illinois.

Date: 1949-11-29 

Description: Exterior view of the North Town Apothecary.

Date: 1935-06-20 

Description: New McCormick-Deering T-40 TracTracTors (crawler tractors) await transfer in the foreign shipping room at International Harvester's Tractor Works. Railroad...

Date: 1933-06-30 

Description: People line up aroung the International Harvester information and registration booth at the "Century of Progress" world's fair. The sign attached to the p...

Photograph

Stockyards

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of cattle pens at Chicago stockyards.

Date: 1916 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester's McCormick line of corn machines showing shocks of corn silhouetted against a moonlit sky.

Photograph

Florist Truck

Date: 1932 

Description: A florist's truck drives past an intersection in a business district. Buildings in the background have signs reading "Delaware Towers Grill" and "Hotel Mar...

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: International RD-190 (?) truck with an armored body, operated by the Brinks Express Company on Lake Shore Drive. Automobiles are visible in the background....

Date:  date unknown

Description: The dedication page from a scrapbook created by Andrew Webb Jr. when he was a patient at the Chicago Municipal Tuberculosis Sanitarium from 1931-1934, with...

Date: 1952-07-21 

Description: National Democratic Convention delegates Herman Jessen and Henry Reuss stand on the convention floor. Reuss had been actively campaigning for months for t...

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