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Photograph

Beck Barn

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Description: Vernon and Alice Beck and son, Milan, live at W1057 Zion Church Road (Section 34). Their silo is 98 years old and the barn is 150 years old.

Date: 1929 

Description: Agricultural Extension worker repairing reels of film in a storage room.

Date: 1876 

Description: Color chromolithograph illustration advertising poster for the Marsh Harvester, produced by Gammon and Deering Company. Printed by Charles Shober & Co., Ch...

Date: 1925-03-22 

Description: Two men unload a wicker sofa from the back of a Model S International truck owned by Zieglers Furniture Store.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt and Sigurd Olson, during the session when Eisenstadt photographed Olson for Life magazine.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Three workers and a supervisor stacking bundles of twine all the way to the roof in a warehouse at International Harvester's Osborne Twine Mill. The Osborn...

Date: 1930-12-26 

Description: A machinist works at the Charles H. Halperin machine shop, located at 209 S. Park Street.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portion of a poster advertising harvesting machinery by Amos Whiteley and Company of Springfield, Ohio. Features a color illustration of man using a horse-...

Photograph

Buster Bottling Co.

Date: 1938 

Description: A McCormick-Deering cooler at the Buster Bottling Company. A worker with a "Drink Orange Crush" hat is moving soda bottles to a crate.

Date: 1959 

Description: Elevated view of a factory worker using a forklift on a loading dock to move a field harvester on a pallet at International Harvester's McCormick Works. An...

Photograph

Strike Vote

Date:  date unknown

Description: Members of United Packinghouse Workers of America Local 25 voting to authorize a strike against the Wilson Packing Company. The authorization passed 10 to...

Photograph

Ingeborg Sidwell

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Ingeborg Sidwell wearing a patterned scarf, tied under her chin, a dark coat and eyeglasses. In 1943, she was working at the Wis...

Date: 1938 

Description: Three men load a piece of sheet glass onto the back of an International D-35 truck owned by the Dwelle — Kaiser Company. Text on the truck reads, "The Dwel...

Date: 1941 

Description: Factory workers on the assembly line (possibly at International Harvester's Ft. Wayne Works) with M-5-6 trucks. Original caption reads: "The trucks are the...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Farmer using a walking combination cultivator in a field.

Date: 1913 

Description: Front cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester's Champion farm equipment, featuring a chromolithograph illustration of Native Americans...

Date: 1939-05-12 

Description: Workers use machinery to make pasta at the Florida Macaroni Company plant. An International P-12 power unit was used to run all equipment in the factory.

Photograph

Sawmill Crew

Date: 1888 ca.

Description: Ed McDill's sawmill crew. Left to right: George Dickerman, George Norton, Charles Norton, Jesse Dickerman and, in a derby, Ed McDill, the owner. The boys a...

Photograph

Cutting Sorghum

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A farmer cuts sorghum using a horse-drawn McCormick-Deering Corn Binder.

Photograph

Edgar D. Haven

Date: 1914-10-10 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Edgar D. Haven, Milwaukee company president.

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