"McCormick Day" | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

"McCormick Day"

"McCormick Day" | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Elevated view of people, horses, and farm machines gathered on the town's main street for a "McCormick Day" celebration, with several grain binders and a brass band. "McCormick Days" were organized by McCormick dealers to celebrate the delivery of new machines to customers. Dealers used the events to promote the company and generate further sales. This event was likely organized by McCormick dealers Crowe and Payne.
DESCRIPTION
Elevated view of people, horses, and farm machines gathered on the town's main street for a "McCormick Day" celebration, with several grain binders and a brass band. "McCormick Days" were organized by McCormick dealers to celebrate the delivery of new machines to customers. Dealers used the events to promote the company and generate further sales. This event was likely organized by McCormick dealers Crowe and Payne.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:24791
Creation Date:circa 1900
Creator Name:McCormick Harvesting Machine Company
City:Owosso
County:
State:Michigan
Collection Name:Glass negative series, circa 1900-1939
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:Box 17, IHAA-0712
Original Dimensions:10 x 8 inches
SUBJECTS
Agricultural machinery
Horses
Commercial buildings
Bands (Music)
Musical instruments
Clothing and dress
Hats
Cities and towns
Agricultural machinery industry
Crowds
Outdoor photography
Parades
Marketing
Publicity
Banners
Signs and signboards

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