An Iowa man finds a rare engine dating from the 19th century, and assorted contributors share their own engine stories and photos.
Paul Gorrell with the odd ball rare engine found languishing in an Illinois barn.
Two Fuller and Johnson engines. The larger is 20 hp, the smaller on the ground in front of it is 1 hp. The fellows in the photo are Thomas Graves' son Ned Graves and friend Dwight M. Smith, both devoted gas engine enthusiasts. Courtesy of Mr. Thomas C. Graves, Tigard, Oregon.
THOMAS C. GRAVES
This is an Eclipse natural gas engine. Courtesy of George F. Kempher, Emporium, Pa.
GEORGE F. KEMPHER
This is a Root & Van Dervoort engine restored by Mr. Albert M. Cooper of Hampstead, Maryland.
ALBERT M. COOPER
A tractor restored by Morris Blomgren of Siren, Wisconsin.