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Workers Relaxing Outside Milwaukee Works

Workers Relaxing Outside Milwaukee Works | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Workers relaxing outside International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. One group is crowded around a stage listening to a band while others are playing baseball, tennis or sitting on the grass. The original caption said: "band playing and games in progress; noon scene on Milwaukee Works playground." The factory was owned and operated by the Milwaukee Harvester Company until 1902.
DESCRIPTION
Workers relaxing outside International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. One group is crowded around a stage listening to a band while others are playing baseball, tennis or sitting on the grass. The original caption said: "band playing and games in progress; noon scene on Milwaukee Works playground." The factory was owned and operated by the Milwaukee Harvester Company until 1902.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:7605
Creation Date: 1914
Creator Name:International Harvester Company
City:Milwaukee
County:Milwaukee
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:McCormick - International Harvester
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:McCormick Mss 7z, album 99, pg. 48
Original Dimensions:10 x 8 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
This image was printed in "Harvester World" magazine, Sept. 1914, pg. 20.
SUBJECTS
Music
Factories
Agricultural machinery industry
Men
Outdoor photography
Amusements
Baseball
Relaxation
Tennis
Performing arts

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