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Date: 1924 

Description: Advertising poster for the McCormick-Deering Kerosene tractor. Includes a cut-away illustration of a tractor with descriptions of its mechanical features.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Drawing on front cover of German McCormick catalog depicting a farmer on a horse-drawn binder in a field next to rolling hills with trees.

Date: 1919-09-16 

Description: Full-length portrait of Alma Catherine Schmidt, seated, (1894-1989) on the day of her wedding to William F. Petersen M.D. Her waist-length veil is secured...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: This page from a stock book from Ferdinand Hotz's Chicago based jewelry business shows his inventory of gemstones, his costs, and the clients who bought th...

Date: 1946 

Description: Rear view of group of employees sitting at tables to watch as an instructor demonstrates a lesson on a chalkboard at International Harvester's Education an...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Three-lane bowling alley at International Harvester's McCormick Works Club House.

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Machinery on a factory floor, most likely at McCormick Works. Workers are visible in the background.

Photograph

Medical Tent

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Medical tent with what appears to be a patient in a bed, and doctor standing near a medical cabinet. The photograph is part of an album devoted to Internat...

Date: 1949-03-10 

Description: Factory worker testing a Farmall Cub engine at International Harvester's Tractor Works.

Date: 1893 

Description: Elevated view of the Illinois Central World's Fair Transportation Center at Van Buren Street. Several pedestrians cross a bridge leading to trains and lake...

Date: 1925-05 

Description: Alma Schmidt Petersen poses with her sons, Conrad, in baby buggy, and Edward, on tricycle, in front of their home at 1322 North Astor Street, in Chicago's...

Date: 1916-08-03 

Description: A man in worn overalls and a dark cap standing outside a brick building. The man is most likely a factory worker at International Harvester's McCormick Wor...

Date: 1968 

Description: Midge Miller of Madison talks with an unidentified supporter of Eugene McCarthy at the Democratic Convention. Listening intently to their conversation is...

Date: 1915 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester's Osborne line of tillage implements showing a farmer and son in a field with a horse-drawn dis...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: A International Harvester employee stands near a factory door. The factory was most likely located in Chicago.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Crowd gathered outside International Harvester's Tractor Works for the raising of an American flag. The factory was located at 2600 West 31st Blvd., and wa...

Date: 1926 

Description: Advertising poster for International trucks featuring illustrations of trucks delivering food to areas in Africa and the Middle East. The text describes a...

Date: 1923-07 

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Front cover and first two pages of Guey Sam menu, with the name of the restaurant in a red heart (characters) and a column-shaped decorative field (English...

Photograph

Ernst Schmidt

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of nineteen-year-old Ernst Conrad Schmidt, grandson of Chicago brewer Conrad Seipp, and an owner of Black Point Estate. He i...

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