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Description: A man with garment bags over his shoulder leans against an International truck at the "Century of Progress" world's fair in Chicago. The truck was operated...
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...
Description: Advertising poster for the Sterling Thresher manufactured by the International Harvester Company. Includes the text: "Save the Thresherman's Charge." This...
Description: Stereoview through a Ferris wheel at the Chicago World's Fair. The sensation of the 1893 Worlds Columbian Exposition in Chicago was the Ferris wheel, the...
Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's Plano Works. The factory was later known as the "West Pullman Works."
Description: Back cover of catalog featuring a color illustration of children riding on a harvesting machine pulled by three boys. The caption reads: "It is as simple a...
Description: Advertising poster for the McCormick-Deering No. 7 harvester-thresher (hillside combine). Includes a color illustration of a farmer operating the machine o...
Description: Stereoview over rooftops of the Ferris wheel at the Chicago World's Fair.
Description: Engineering photograph of an experimental Farmall tractor designated as model "2F".
Date: 1941-04-24 ca.
Description: Factory workers pull equipment with an International TracTracTor (crawler tractor), most likely at International Harvester's Tractor Works. Original captio...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Panoramic view showcasing impressive candy displays and a soda fountain in Tompkin's Drugstore on 63rd street.
Description: Catalog cover featuring an illustration, on an orange background, of a young child wearing overalls standing near a pile of corn, corn cribs, and a Plano H...
Description: Exterior view of the North Town Apothecary.
Description: View of Chicago from Chicago River. The homes of John Dean, J. Baptiste Beaubien, Dr. Walcott, and John Kinzie are identified by number. Fort Dearborn can...
Date: 1902-05-02 before
Description: Front cover and first two pages of the menu and program for a dinner honoring newspaperman Opie Read. There is a tipped-in drawing of Read on the cover, dr...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Engineering photograph of an experimental McCormick-Deering tractor with wheel covers. The tractor was apparently designed for use by the U.S. military.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A hand-colored drawing on tissue mounted on beige cardboard of a design for a ring. The design depicts a tall, oval dark blue cabachon with a triangular di...
Description: Workers in the core room at the Grey Iron Foundry at International Harvester's Deering Works (factory).
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a construction site surrounded by buildings in what appears to be an industrial area. A sign on the building on the left side of reads, "W...
Description: A female factory worker machines a part in the ball bearing plant at West Pullman Works.
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