Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Factory workers stand at stations apparently designed to test knotters for grain binders, most likely at the McCormick Reaper Works.
Description: Two workers forging(?) parts at International Harvester's McCormick Works.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Waist-up vignetted studio portrait of brother and sister. Conrad Seipp (1883-1909) sits on the lap of his sister Alma (1876-1966) for a half length studio...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Factory workers making wagon wheels at International Harvester's Weber Wagon Works. An American flag hangs in the background.
Date: 1915-12-25 ca.
Description: Catherine Orb Seipp, widow of prominent Chicago brewer and founder of Black Point Estate, Conrad Seipp, poses in her Chicago home with her nine grandchildr...
Description: McCormick-Deering No.7 enclosed gear mower on display in the International Harvester exhibit at the "Century of Progress" world's fair.
Date: 1946 ca.
Description: A view of the Harvester Farm exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry. Includes a barn, a farmhouse, and an International pickup truck in the distance...
Description: Three men and three woman standing behind a service counter at the cafeteria in International Harvester's Tractor Works (factory). The clock on the wall be...
Date: 1905 before
Description: A group of men sit at desks and listen to J. Newman from Deering Works give a lecture on electricity.
Date: date unknown
Description: A handsome studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Leo Kehl wearing a suit and bowtie.
Description: Students from Chicago's Cyrus McCormick School viewing a replica of the original McCormick Reaper at the International Harvester exhibit at the Chicago Mus...
Description: International A-8 model truck with a Fruehauf semi-trailer van and a 1907 International auto wagon on display at the "Century of Progress" world's fair.
Description: Factory worker(?) sanding a reaper platform at International Harvester's McCormick Works. The man is wearing a bowler hat.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Young girl in dress and bonnet posed with wood crate. The photograph was likely used by the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company's advertising department a...
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...
Description: Large group of men sitting and posing at long dining tables in the Club House of International Harvester's McCormick Works factory. The men are attending t...
Description: A female factory worker operates a machine at West Pullman Works.
Description: Female factory workers handle parts in the ball bearing plant at West Pullman Works.
Description: Edward Petersen poses, seated in a chair, and his wife stands next to him on the left. They appear to be reading papers which Edward is holding. Behind the...
Description: A yard, barn, and a Deering combine (harvester-thresher) in the International Harvester farm exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2016 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706