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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view of yard behind the foundry at the McCormick Reaper Works. Several men and a horse are working among piles of parts and debris. The factory wa...
Description: Factory workers lead a long wooden or metal cylinder through a machine at International Harvester's West Pullman Works.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for the Kentucky line of grain drills manufactured by the American Seeding-Machine Company of Richmond, Indiana. The machin...
Description: Worker transporting a McCormick-Deering No. 8 power-drive harvester-thresher (combine) with a McCormick-Deering tractor. The harvester-thresher is equipped...
Description: A wood pattern-maker apprentice at McCormick Works (factory) turns a pattern on the faceplate of a lathe.
Description: Men use teams of horses to excavate a lot to be used as the site for the future McCormick Twine Mill.
Description: Cover of an "educational" pamphlet published by International Harvester to promote the use of manure spreaders, fertilizers and lime spreaders. Features an...
Description: Blooming mill at International Harvester's Wisconsin Steel Works. Original caption reads: "Closeup of ingot entering rolls of 40" blooming mill with finish...
Description: John Deere grain binder outside an International Harvester factory(?). The binder has signs attached to it indicating "deficiencies" in design and performa...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Front cover of an advertising catalog for the Bluebell line of International Harvester cream separators.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Hand-colored drawing for an oval brooch featuring three round, dark grey cabochons, in an intricate setting featuring multiple black and coral colored ston...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: An factory worker in the Paint Department at McCormick Works discharges 100-gallon ball mills. Another man works in the background.
Description: Color illustration of a McCormick Daisy reaper from a 1917 general line catalog. Caption reads: "Has been built and used continuously since 1831. The world...
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: Four employees hoisting planks of wood onto large stacks with a portable electric winch in the stock yard at International Harvester's Deering Works.
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for IHC feed grinders featuring a color illustration of an engine-driven feed grinder.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A locomotive for the Northern Railway sits on railroad tracks, probably on the grounds of the McCormick Works. The side of the locomotive reads: "Northern...
Description: Equipment pieces are stacked on either side of an aisle in the packing room at McCormick Reaper Works.
Description: Factory workers at their machines at West Pullman Works.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Four women pack and close wooden crates at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
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