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McCormick Works Employees Threading Bolts



McCormick Works Employees Threading Bolts
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Title: McCormick Works Employees Threading Bolts
Description: Workers, including some boys, threading bolts with heavy machinery in the Nut and Bolt Department at the McCormick Reaper Works. The factory was owned by the McCormick Harvesting Machine company before 1902. In 1902 it became the McCormick Works of the International Harvester Company. The factory was located at Blue Island and Western Avenues in the Chicago subdivision called "Canalport". It was closed in 1961.

Image ID: 9749
Creation
Date:
1900 ca.
Creator
Name:
McCormick Harvesting Machine Company
City, State: Chicago, Illinois
Collection
Name:
McCormick - International Harvester
Genre: Photograph
Subjects: Child labor
Hats
Agricultural machinery industry
Machine shops
Children
Indoor photography
Blue collar workers
Work clothes
Factories
 

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