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Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Slightly elevated view of factory workers testing(?) the binding mechanisms for grain binders at the McCormick Reaper Works. Loose hay and hay bundles are...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A copy of an older illustration of the Sauganash Tavern, located on Lake Street in Chicago near Market. It was "built in 1831 by Mark Beaubien, who claimed...

Date: 1943-10 

Description: A page from "The American Magazine" featuring the architect, George Fred Keck. He is shown with an architectural model of a "solar" home.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Men use teams of horses to excavate a lot to be used as the site for the future McCormick Twine Mill.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A man uses a forklift to load a wooden crate onto a conveyor belt at International Harvester's Tractor Works.

Date: 1935-08-06 

Description: Two factory workers at the West Pullman Works place an inner steel box into a McCormick-Deering Milk Cooler.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: A depiction of Jerusalem on the day of Jesus' crucifixion. A busy landscape of people, animals, and shelters. Mount Scopus is in the distance.

Date: 1972 

Description: Rusty Brda, a "Cameo Girl" saleswoman with Bestline Incorporated, holds a bottle of Zip All-Purpose Cleaner while standing by the opened door of a pink-col...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Four women pack and close wooden crates at International Harvester's Tractor Works.

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: McCormick-Deering W-30 tractor outside a factory.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Factory workers making wagon wheels at International Harvester's Weber Wagon Works. An American flag hangs in the background.

Date: 1888 

Description: Guest ticket to the Republican National Convention held in Chicago at the partially completed Auditorium Building. The Auditorium is one of the best known...

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Mrs. Joseph Smith seated on a bench in Jackson Park. In the background are horse-drawn vehicles.

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: 1927 

Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering P&O Light-Draft listers, lister cultivators, and ridge busters. Includes color illustrations and the text "the lin...

Date: 1944 

Description: Factory workers handle metal parts at West Pullman Works.

Date: 1884-06-05 

Description: Engraved portraits of candidates for the Republican Presidential Nomination. Robert T. Lincoln, General William T. Sherman, General Joseph Roswell Hawley,...

Date: 1936-07-08 

Description: Workers assembling mowers along an assembly line at International Harvester's McCormick Works. The McCormick Works was built by Cyrus McCormick in 1873 and...

Date: 1937-03-29 

Description: A factory worker dries out dehydrating milk coolers at West Pullman Works.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Workers assembling engine components and tightening head bolts along an assembly line at International Harvester's Tractor Works.

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