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Description: Waist-up portrait of Mrs. John Kinzie, born Juliette Augusta Magill (1808-1870), author of "Wau-Bun," from an oil painting made in 1855 by G.P.A. Healey.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Mary E. Smith taking a drink near some rocks in Garfield Park.
Description: Interior view of a church with large Christmas trees on either side of the Neo-Gothic altar. Between the trees is an arched sign proclaiming, in German, "G...
Description: Interior view of the McCormick family residence on Rush Street, showing a piano in the left-hand foreground. The house was built for Cyrus Hall McCormick a...
Description: A shower of molten metal at International Harvester's Wisconsin Steel Works (factory).
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Ferdinand Hotz poses holding the 41.94 carat Emperor Maximilian Diamond, which he owned from 1919 to 1946. He is wearing pince nez glasses and a pearl tie...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Girls turning rope for a young boy to skip outside the Sunnyside School in Cook County.
Description: Elevated view of rows of railroad cars at the lakefront in Chicago, south of the Randolph Street viaduct.
Description: A standing, three-quarter length studio portrait of Alma Schmidt at age 12. She is wearing a summer dress with cut-work decoration. She has a bow in her ha...
Description: Four men stand outside of the Weber Works lumberyard. The factory produced wagons.
Description: McCormick-Deering I-12 Industrial tractor on display in the International Harvester exhibit at the "Century of Progress" world's fair.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Marie Seipp Lefens, one of the daughters of Chicago brewer Conrad Seipp with his first wife, Maria Josepha Teutsch. She i...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: The fireplace in the living room of the Edward Petersen house features a classical revival surround and mantel. A small stuffed toy dog sits under a carved...
Description: Branch service managers watching the forging of a crank shaft at Tractor Works (factory). Original caption reads (in part): "Taken by McQuinn".
Description: Worker mills TracTracTor (crawler tractor) rear end housings in a machine shop at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: A Kotex feminine product advertisement from early in the 20th century.
Description: Female factory worker winds a motor in the electrical shop at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Men stand on the curb beside International trucks used in the Brinks Express Company's "Liberty Fleet." The Field Museum building is in the background acro...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Two men look through wooden shipping crates in a room at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: A drawing of a design for a buckle shaped brooch featuring blue square cut stones. The two halves of the design represent options III and IV to be offered...
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