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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A factory worker uses a spreader machine to work with sisal fiber during the production of binder twine at the McCormick Twine Mill. White sheets are hung...
Description: Lithograph illustration of downtown Chicago near the Rush Street bridge (a "swing bridge"). The McCormick Reaper Works and other factory buildings are on t...
Description: Sign posted outdoors near a factory gate, which reads: "TRACTOR WORKS / WHAT WILL YOU DO TODAY TO PREVENT ACCIDENTS?"
Description: Workers hand wind filament on transformers at Thordarson Electical Manufacturing Company. Chester Thordarson was a Chicago inventor and manufacturer of el...
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Factory workers stand at stations apparently designed to test knotters for grain binders, most likely at the McCormick Reaper Works.
Description: Workers loading and unloading wood at the wood stock yard of the McCormick Reaper Works. Men are working on both sides of the Chicago River. Rail cars and...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Paint Department workers boxing cans of "Motor Truck and Tractor Synthetic Enamel Paint" for shipment from the International Harvester's McCormick Works. T...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: A factory worker with a wagon wheel at International Harvester's Weber Wagon Works.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Three-lane bowling alley at International Harvester's McCormick Works Club House.
Description: Workers assembling crawler tractor (TracTractor) frames at the beginning of an assembly line at International Harvester's Tractor Works. The factory was lo...
Description: Factory worker at a drill press in International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: McCormick-Deering no. 8 harvester-thresher (combine) in a factory yard. Original caption reads: "View of the No. 8 harvester-thresher as it is still curren...
Description: Exterior view of the McCormick Works factory. The lettering on the building reads, "McCormick Works; International Harvester Company," "Motor Trucks, Tract...
Description: Women sitting and standing at leisure outside International Harvester's Deering Works twine mill. The factory was owned by the Deering Harvester Company un...
Description: A female factory worker sits on a stool to work with metal parts in the ball bearing plant at West Pullman Works.
Description: Two workers filling and sealing canisters with light truck red no. 50 paint inside the Paint Department of International Harvester's McCormick Works. The M...
Description: A factory worker at the West Pullman Works holds a block of cork insulation for a McCormick-Deering Milk Cooler.
Description: Men feed sisal fiber into a combing machine during the production of binder twine at the McCormick Twine Mill.
Description: Workers boxing McCormick-Deering mowers for shipment inside the packing department at International Harvester's McCormick Works. The factory was built in 1...
Date: 1905 before
Description: A group of men sit at desks and listen to J. Newman from Deering Works give a lecture on electricity.
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