Cyrus Hall McCormick (1809-1884)

Cyrus McCormick revolutionized farming with the invention of the horse-drawn mechanical reaper in 1831. By 1859, it was estimated that the McCormick reaper contributed $55 million annually to the gross national product. McCormick used his wealth to support a Presbyterian theological seminary and other institutions, and was active in politics.

Date:
1860 circa 5 years
Original Format:
Photographic Print
Item#:
45.124
Height:
2651px
Width:
2103px
download hi-res watermarked image
Related Categories:

All Licensed images are available for download as jpeg files at 300 dpi of original size.

If your project requires an image at higher resolution, please contact us (be sure to include item number). Custom requests may require an additional charge.