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Date: date unknown
Description: The whaleback, "Christopher Columbus", in the Chicago River.
Description: An unattended child turns the knobs of a gas stove in a farmhouse.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Slightly elevated view of factory workers testing(?) the binding mechanisms for grain binders at the McCormick Reaper Works. Loose hay and hay bundles are...
Description: Fire insurance map showing the grounds and buildings of the McCormick Reaper Works, a factory operated by the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company.
Description: Workers assembling wagon chassis at International Harvester's Weber Works in Auburn Park. The factory was owned by the Weber Wagon Company until 1904 when...
Description: Worker inserting spokes into a wagon wheel apparatus at International Harvester's Accurate Engineering Works.
Description: A group of 23 men from the McCormick Works Council pose for an outdoor photograph.
Description: Woman playing golf at Sydney R. Marovitz(?) golf course near Belmont Avenue. The Chicago skyline is in the background.
Description: Elevated view of the American Legion Parade in Grant Park(?). The photograph was likely taken from the window of the International Harvester offices on Mic...
Description: Factory workers at their stations in International Harvester's West Pullman Works.
Description: Two men examine a mechanical milker and cow in the International Harvester exhibit at the "Century of Progress" world's fair.
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...
Description: View of the McCormick Reaper Works, rail yard, and surrounding buildings from across a canal in Chicago, Illinois. After 1902, the factory became Internati...
Description: Rusty Brda, a "Cameo Girl" saleswoman with Bestline Incorporated, holds a bottle of Zip All-Purpose Cleaner while standing by the opened door of a pink-col...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Four women pack and close wooden crates at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Storage room at the McCormick Works (factory) housing racks full of hanging gears and machinery parts.
Description: Engineering photograph of an experimental Increased Power Model 10-20 industrial tractor.
Description: A shower of molten metal at International Harvester's Wisconsin Steel Works (factory).
Description: International C-30 armored truck built for Brinks, Incorporated. The truck is parked at the "Irish Village" exhibit at the "Century of Progress" world's fa...
Description: Children at play in a dirt alley on Chicago's west side.
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