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Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A drawing on green cardboard, labeled No. 1, of a design for a triangular brooch. The mounting of yellow and white gold holds a multicolored cabochon, poss...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Workers assembling engine components and tightening head bolts along an assembly line at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: The original caption reads, "Comely Chicago models Dianne Trunda (left) and Joyce Szulc (right) help Earl A. Comerford, manager, agricultural and consumer...
Description: A female factory worker bundles wooden spindles with a machine at the McCormick Works.
Description: Forlorn-looking old man in suit and hat with his back against a brick wall. The man is likely an employee at International Harvester's Osborne Works. One o...
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for the Titan 15-30 kerosene tractor. Features a black and white photograph of the tractor in a field with an attached plow...
Description: Branch service managers watch welding at Tractor Works. Original caption reads: "Tractor Works, Branch service managers watching welding of wheels. Taken b...
Description: View across the water of the mouth of the harbor with boats in Chicago.
Description: International Harvester building, as seen from the northwest, in Chicago.
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for Weber farm wagons. Features a color illustration of two men with a Weber wagon hitched to a horse. Text reads "Looks Go...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Chicago Union Stock Yards.
Description: Factory workers tend to Farmall F-14 tractors on an assembly line at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Front cover of an advertising catalog for the Kentucky line of grain drills sold by International Harvester. Features a color advertising illustration of a...
Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for Plano light running harvesting machinery, featuring an illustration of a young woman holding a bundle of wheat over he...
Description: Female workers holding what appear to be a carburetor, magneto and roller bearing at International Harvester's West Pullman Works.
Description: Hand-colored drawing on green tissue of a design for a pendant featuring a large faceted yellow stone. The elongated setting features a foliate design at e...
Description: Three men use a lift to stack bales of bound fiber in a storage area, possibly at the McCormick Works twine mill. The company used sisal and hemp fiber to...
Description: Four men inside the clock and ticker room at International Harvester's McCormick Works. A Chicago White Sox pennant is hanging between two of the clocks. T...
Description: Engineering photograph of an experimental tractor or "shop mule" identified as a "Slonniger tructor."
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Factory workers use machinery surrounded by bins of metal parts at McCormick Works.
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