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McCormick Reaper Works Forge Shop

McCormick Reaper Works Forge Shop | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Men working in the forge shop of the McCormick Reaper Works. The factory was owned by the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company. In 1902 it became the McCormick Works of the International Harvester Company. The factory was built in 1873 and was located at Blue Island and Western Avenues in the Chicago subdivision called "Canalport."
DESCRIPTION
Men working in the forge shop of the McCormick Reaper Works. The factory was owned by the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company. In 1902 it became the McCormick Works of the International Harvester Company. The factory was built in 1873 and was located at Blue Island and Western Avenues in the Chicago subdivision called "Canalport."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:1857
Creation Date: 1902
Creator Name:McCormick Harvesting Machine Company
City:Chicago
County:
State:Illinois
Collection Name:McCormick - International Harvester
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:WHI IHAA-1276
Original Dimensions:10 x 8 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Glass Negative Series
SUBJECTS
Agricultural machinery
Ceilings
Skylights
Hats
Work clothes
Agricultural machinery industry
Industrial buildings
Machine shops
Indoor photography
Men

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