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McCormick, Cyrus Hall, 1809-1884 -- Pictorial works


Images from the McCormick-International Harvester Collection

Cyrus McCormick was one of the great successes of the American Industrial Revolution, as he was the inventor of the first commercially successful reaper. While he invented the machine in Virginia, his real triumphs began when he moved to Chicago and formed what would later become known as the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company. Over the company's long history it produced thousands of various...