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Filming of McCormick-Deering Tractor | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Filming of McCormick-Deering Tractor

Filming of McCormick-Deering Tractor | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Cameraman and sound operator from Paramount Sound News on top of a truck filming a demonstration of the McCormick-Deering O-12 radio-controlled tractor and soil pulverizer at the "A Century of Progress" Worlds Fair. In the background across Burnham Harbor is Soldier Field and the Sears Roebuck and Co. building.
DESCRIPTION
Cameraman and sound operator from Paramount Sound News on top of a truck filming a demonstration of the McCormick-Deering O-12 radio-controlled tractor and soil pulverizer at the "A Century of Progress" Worlds Fair. In the background across Burnham Harbor is Soldier Field and the Sears Roebuck and Co. building.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:6585
Creation Date: 1934
Creator Name:International Harvester Company
City:Chicago
County:
State:Illinois
Collection Name:International Harvester Company : Photo albums, circa 1899-1965
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:MCC MSS 7Z, Album 369, pg. 126
Original Dimensions:10 x 8 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
"A Century of Progress" was the name given to the 1933 World's Fair, held along the lakefront of Chicago from June 1-November 1, 1933, and May 26-October 31, 1934. This photograph was published in The Harvester World: Volume 25, number 9-10, September-October 1934, p.12.
SUBJECTS
Buildings
Porches
Photographers
Cities and towns
Radio
Radios-receivers and reception
Tractors
Motion picture cameras
Motion pictures
Clothing and dress
Exhibitions
Men
Outdoor photography
Fairs
Trucks
Signs and symbols

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