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Wheat Heads

Date: 1900
Description: Close-up of wheat heads.
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Disk Harrow

Date: November 13 1931
Description: A 6ft, 8A tractor disk harrow is set up on a floor covered with paper. There is a backdrop behind the harrow, and beyond is a factory floor. There is a fig...
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Herd of Cattle Under Trees

Date: July 07 1928
Description: View across field towards cattle resting in the shade of three small trees.
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Furnaces

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Description: Furnaces on factory floor.
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Corn Binder

Date: May 15 1917
Description: Corn Binder outdoors. There is a street in the background, and railroad cars on railroad tracks on an elevated platform along the street on the right.
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Thresher Parts

Date: June 16 1916
Description: Close-up of a Thresher indoors on factory floor.
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Man Standing in McCormick Works

Date: October 13 1915
Description: A man is standing in front of a brick factory building.
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Harvester Thresher on Factory Floor

Date: June 10 1915
Description: Harvester Thresher indoors on factory floor. The ceiling is exposed, and windows are along the wall in the background.
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Blade on Factory Floor

Date: July 24 1914
Description: A blade factory part is on the floor of a factory floor.
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Machine Part at McCormick Works

Date: January 1907
Description: Machine part on the floor of McCormick Works.
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Lathe at McCormick Works

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Description: Lathe indoors at McCormick Works. Windows are in the background.
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Manufacturing Area

Date: February 08 1909
Description: Manufacturing area viewed from above at McCormick Works. There are windows along the wall on the right.
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View Towards Ceiling of Factory

Date: August 08 1908
Description: View of beams, windows, and ceiling of factory at McCormick Works.
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Metal Press Machine

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Description: View of a metal press machine in a factory.
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Studio Portrait of Man with Gun

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Description: Studio portrait of a man wearing a hat, shirt, pants with fringe along the sides, and spurs on his boots, sitting and holding a gun.
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Portrait of Woman

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Description: Quarter-length portrait of a woman.
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Workingmen's Headquarters

Date: 1905
Description: View across street towards the exterior of the bar at Workingmen's Headquarters. A man is standing on the sidewalk in front of the building.
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Boxcar Tipped Over

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Description: View towards a boxcar tipped over on railroad tracks. The boxcar is leaning on a large pile of what may be gravel. Piles and stacks of wood are on the left...
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Line of Boxcars

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Description: View from platform towards a line of boxcars on railroad tracks.
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Binder at McCormick Works

Date: June 02 1906
Description: A McCormick binder is set up outdoors at McCormick Works.

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