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Date:  date unknown

Description: The whaleback, "Christopher Columbus", in the Chicago River.

Photograph

Farmhouse Hazards

Date: 1927-08 

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...

Date: 1898-12 

Description: Fire insurance map showing the grounds and buildings of the McCormick Reaper Works, a factory operated by the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company.

Date:  date unknown

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...

Date:  

Description: Worker inserting spokes into a wagon wheel apparatus at International Harvester's Accurate Engineering Works.

Date: 1927-09-09 

Description: A group of 23 men from the McCormick Works Council pose for an outdoor photograph.

Date: 1933 

Description: Woman playing golf at Sydney R. Marovitz(?) golf course near Belmont Avenue. The Chicago skyline is in the background.

Date: 1933 

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...

Date: 1930 

Description: Factory workers at their stations in International Harvester's West Pullman Works.

Date: 1933-03-24 

Description: Two men examine a mechanical milker and cow in the International Harvester exhibit at the "Century of Progress" world's fair.

Date: 1937-12-08 

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...

Date: 1900 ca.

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...

Date: 1972 

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.

Date: 1934 

Description: Storage room at the McCormick Works (factory) housing racks full of hanging gears and machinery parts.

Date: 1930-09-19 

Description: Engineering photograph of an experimental Increased Power Model 10-20 industrial tractor.

Date: 1939-09 

Description: A shower of molten metal at International Harvester's Wisconsin Steel Works (factory).

Date: 1934 

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...

Date: 1923-07 

Description: Children at play in a dirt alley on Chicago's west side.

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