Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: A shower of molten metal at International Harvester's Wisconsin Steel Works (factory).
Description: Worker spray painting the rear wheel well of a McCormick-Deering 10-20 tractor along an assembly line at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Date: 1942 ca.
Description: Factory worker hardens tractor parts in "one of a battery of gas-fired box type heat treating furnaces."
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Factory workers feeding sisal or manila fiber into machines, most likely at the McCormick Twine Mill.
Description: Female factory workers handling fabric strips at McCormick Works.
Description: Factory doctor seated in a doctor's office or first aid station at International Harvester's McCormick Works.
Description: A machinist apprentice at Tractor Works (factory) makes a layout to prepare for machining.
Description: Two men examine a mechanical milker and cow in the International Harvester exhibit at the "Century of Progress" world's fair.
Description: Library of the McCormick family home at 675 Rush Street. The home was built for Cyrus Hall McCormick and his wife Nettie Fowler in 1873.
Description: "New" blooming mill at International Harvester's Wisconsin Steel Works (factory). Original caption reads: "View of 32" blooming mill, with manipulator in f...
Description: WENR in Chicago broadcasts the first live national television presidential election returns when Truman upset Dewey.
Description: An infant wearing a diaper standing and holding onto the rails of a playpen in the corner of a room. A lamp and an upholstered chair are nearby. Toy beads...
Description: View across foundry floor of factory workers in a large room with high ceilings, vent hoods and skylights at McCormick Works. Two men in the middle ground...
Description: Elevated view of group of men and women gathered in a train station to greet passengers disembarking a train in a staged photograph for International Harve...
Description: International trucks and engines on display in a dealership or branch showroom.
Date: 1973 ca.
Description: Assembly line worker greasing a three point arm link on a Farmall 66 series tractor - possibly a 1066.
Description: Factory workers assemble "shoe chains" on an International crawler tractor (TracTracTor) at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Date: 1888 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of Blanche Budd (later McFetridge) at the age of 14 years, taken in Chicago.
Description: Quarter-length portrait of Roger J. Crise. Crise was born in Letts, Indiana on September 15, 1913. He served as Corporate Accounting Administrator at the I...
Description: Female factory worker winds a motor in the electrical shop at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2016 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706