Diagram of McCormick's Reaper | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Diagram of McCormick's Reaper

Diagram of McCormick's Reaper | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
A diagram of McCormick's cultivator-reaper, which was patented in 1845. The illustration, titled "The Cultivator" depicts a man using a rake to remove the grain from the reaper. A person, perhaps a young boy, is holding a whip while riding on one of the horses pulling the reaper. The parts of the reaper are labeled with letters. Typewritten on negative envelope: "Copied from <u>Walter A. Wood <s>Co.</s> Circular of the Mowing and Reaping Machine Co</u>., 1867, p.24."
DESCRIPTION
A diagram of McCormick's cultivator-reaper, which was patented in 1845. The illustration, titled "The Cultivator" depicts a man using a rake to remove the grain from the reaper. A person, perhaps a young boy, is holding a whip while riding on one of the horses pulling the reaper. The parts of the reaper are labeled with letters. Typewritten on negative envelope: "Copied from Walter A. Wood Co. Circular of the Mowing and Reaping Machine Co., 1867, p.24."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:3340
Creation Date:circa 1867
Creator Name:International Harvester Company
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Collection Name:McCormick Company visual materials, circa 1851-circa 1950
Genre:Photograph
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SUBJECTS
Agricultural implements
Agricultural machinery
Harvesting
Horses
Clothing and dress
Hats
Agricultural machinery industry
Men
Youth
Horseback riding
Inventions
Horse-drawn vehicles

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