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Caterpillar Tractor Co. Photoprints, 1948-1949

Collector:
Caterpillar Tractor Co. (Peoria, Ill.)
Photographer:
Holling, W. J
Chandler, Don
Broden
Collector?:
Warshaw, Isadore d. 1969
Subject:
Caterpillar Tractor Co. (Peoria, Ill.)
Physical description:
Unmounted silver gelatin paper prints, 8" x 10"
1 folder: 11 items: photoprints
Type:
Aerial photographs
Collection descriptions
Photographs
Place:
San Antonio (Tex.)
Whittier (Calif.)
Colquitt County, Georgia
Peoria (Ill.)
Illinois
Texas
Georgia
California
Date:
1948
1948-1949
1940-1950
1940-50
Notes:
Photographs probably commissioned by Caterpillar for public relations or advertising use.
Summary:
11 photoprints of Caterpillar Tractor Co. buildings and products: three photographs of company buildings, including two aerial views, and eight photographs of tractors, including views of machines at work in various locations. Tractors with various models of scrapers are shown in San Antonio, Texas; Whittier, California; and Colquitt County, Georgia. Locations of five tractor views unidentified: one shows two stationary tractors, the others show machines at work in roadbuilding and cemetery construction.
Cite as:
Caterpillar Tractor Company Photoprints, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Construction workers
Tractors
Construction industry
Road construction
Factories
Earthmoving machinery
Cemeteries--Construction
Labor and laboring classes
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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