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Description: A man works with metal parts as they are carried in baskets along a conveyor supsended from the ceiling at West Pullman Works.
Description: Waitress tending a table in the dining room of the McCormick Works Club House.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Technicians stand and sit in the paint(?) laboratory at the McCormick Reaper Works factory. Tables are equipped with burners, beakers and other supplies.
Description: The original photograph caption reads, "Carl Mott, research engineer in International Harvester Company's farm engineering machinery department in Chicago,...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Men working on a wagon truck inside International Harvester's Weber Wagon Works. A completed Weber wagon and a large American flag are in the background. T...
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: Advertising poster for the McCormick-Deering tractor-binder (grain binder). Includes a color illustration of a farmer harvesting grain with a tractor and g...
Description: Equipment pieces are stacked on either side of an aisle in the packing room at McCormick Reaper Works.
Description: A man and two women working in the canvas department at International Harvester's Deering Works (factory). The canvas was likely used for grain binders, ha...
Description: Factory workers assembling machines at the McCormick Works.
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester's Deering line of corn machines, showing an old man next to a scarecrow with a jack-o-lantern f...
Description: Elevated view of workers with a rail cart full of stock lumber in the lumberyard at International Harvester's Weber Works in Auburn Park. The factory was o...
Description: Factory workers assemble machines moving along a track on wooden carts at International Harvester's McCormick Works.
Description: Front cover of an advertising catalog for the Kentucky line of grain drills sold by International Harvester. Features a color advertising illustration of a...
Description: Three-lane bowling alley inside International Harvester's Deering Works. The factory was built by William Deering for the Deering Harvester Company in 1880...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Simple, green International Harvester logo on the back cover of Feed Grinders catalog. This version of the logo was used before 1946.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: A factory worker at International Harvester's Tractor Works uses a forklift with a small crane to transport materials.
Description: Female employees inside the teletype room at International Harvester's general office.
Description: Young man - possibly a teenager - sanding a section of a wooden wagon wheel with a belt sander at International Harvester's Accurate Engineering Works.
Description: Male and female factory workers at West Pullman Works wrap items in paper and package them in boxes as they roll down a conveyor belt.
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