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McCormick Reaper Illustration

McCormick Reaper Illustration
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Title: McCormick Reaper Illustration
Description: Back cover of an 1859 catalog advertising McCormick's Reaping and Mowing Machines. Features a drawing of an original McCormick reaper being used to harvest a field of grain under the supervision of a man on a horse. This early design required a man to stand on the machine and rake the grain off the platform.

Image ID: 36140
C. H. McCormick & Co.
McCormick - International Harvester
Genre: Print
Subjects: Advertising
Agricultural machinery industry

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