Caterpillar's Archives

Each week Corporate Heritage Services opens its historical collection to share stories of its people and chronicle nearly 100 years of innovation. Below is a complete compilation of past artifacts, images, stories and videos.


Meet the people from our past who played a part in building our company, one breakthrough at a time. Learn about their inventions and the projects that have made Caterpillar extraordinary.


Enjoy stories about Caterpillar’s innovative machines and our rich heritage.


Since the beginning, Caterpillar has understood the importance of superior parts and services. After all, it’s part of our DNA.