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Stationary Engines Stored at International Harvester's Tractor Works | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Stationary Engines Stored at International Harvester's Tractor Works

Stationary Engines Stored at International Harvester's Tractor Works | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Stationary engines of various sizes stored in neat rows at International Harvester's Tractor Works. Wooden skids are leaning against many of the engines. Included are Mogul, Mogul Jr. and Mogul hopper cooled engines. In operation from 1910-1972, the works was located at 2600 West 31st Boulevard. The works occupied 82 land acres and 33 buildings, and employed 5000 people as of 1960. The works later closed in 1972 when construction equipment manufacture was moved to Melrose Park Works. Products: tractors (including Farmall A and B from 1939-1947), construction equipment, crawler tractors.
DESCRIPTION
Stationary engines of various sizes stored in neat rows at International Harvester's Tractor Works. Wooden skids are leaning against many of the engines. Included are Mogul, Mogul Jr. and Mogul hopper cooled engines. In operation from 1910-1972, the works was located at 2600 West 31st Boulevard. The works occupied 82 land acres and 33 buildings, and employed 5000 people as of 1960. The works later closed in 1972 when construction equipment manufacture was moved to Melrose Park Works. Products: tractors (including Farmall A and B from 1939-1947), construction equipment, crawler tractors.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:7638
Creation Date:circa 1916
Creator Name:International Harvester Company
City:Chicago
County:
State:Illinois
Collection Name:Photo albums, circa 1899-1965
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:MCC MSS 7Z, Box 23, Album 100, pg. 5
Original Dimensions:10 x 8 inches
SUBJECTS
Agricultural machinery
Skylights
Factories
Agricultural machinery industry
Indoor photography
Engines

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