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Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester's Low 20th Century manure spreaders. Features an illustration of a farmer with a horse-drawn sp...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A highly detailed design for a necklace featuring a large green stone and two teardrop shape stones hanging below it.
Description: View down an aisle of male factory workers seated at machines in the McCormick Reaper Works. The machines are belt-driven from the ceiling.
Description: Factory workers test binder knotters at the McCormick Works.
Description: Aerial view of the McCormick Works buildings.
Description: Hand-colored drawing of an intricate design for a pendant. The design features multiple stones, possibly diamonds. There is a small hinge at the lower left...
Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: Photograph of an "Age and School Certificate" completed by a mother giving her 15-year-old son permission to work. The form reads:
"THIS CERTIFICATE NOT T...
Description: Rusty Brda of Schiller Park, Illinois (left) and Aileen Baumgardner of Merrillville, Indiana, "Cameo Girl" saleswomen for Bestline Incorporated, carry Best...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Construction workers erecting a billboard for Hines Lumber using a crane mounted on the back of an International heavy-duty truck. The billboard sits atop...
Description: Factory doctor seated in a doctor's office or first aid station at International Harvester's McCormick Works.
Description: Three men stack bales of sisal fiber. Original caption reads: "Storing the Sisal fiber at the McCormick Twine Mill."
Description: Branch service managers watching the forging of a crank shaft at Tractor Works (factory). Original caption reads (in part): "Taken by McQuinn".
Description: Blooming Mill at International Harvester's Wisconsin Steel Works. Original caption reads: "150' transfer conveying billets from 32" blooming mill table to...
Description: Shipping crates at the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company factory. The crates contain a Little 4 mower bound for Anderson & Mattson of Malmo, a McCormick...
Description: A worker in a factory, possibly McCormick Works, stands near three spools of chain which extend to the ceiling.
Description: Equipment on display in the Industrial Power Exhibit for Allied Equipment Manufacturers at International Harvester's Melrose Park Works. Equipment includes...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Slightly elevated view of factory workers working parts, most likely at the McCormick Reaper Works. After 1902, the factory became International Harvester'...
Description: Men unload pieces of lumber from the opened boxcars of a train near the McCormick Reaper Works factory.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: A factory worker applies grease to a wagon wheel at International Harvester's Weber Wagon Works.
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