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Cyrus H. McCormick, Jr.

International Harvester Corporation

1902 - 1918

Agriculture & Mining

1900 b. 1859
male
Personal
Born-Died1859 - 1936
BirthplaceDistrict of Columbia (DC)
RaceWhite
FatherHead, Same Company
Era - 1900

McCormick was responsible for International Harvester’s successful consolidation. During his tenure, the firm developed more efficient types of machines, research departments were greatly expanded with “model farms” set up throughout the country, and employee benefit programs were developed.