William J. Earl's 1937 Cockshutt 18-28 tractor driving a sawmill at the Athens Eastern Ontario Show in July 1988.
Photo courtesy of William Rees, also of Franklin.
Photo by Norm Stuckey, 4777 Upper Valley Pike, Dayton, OH 45424.
Ten of Del Krumwiede's tractors are lined up here. Krumwiede, of Rt. 1, Voltaire, ND 58792 is an avid collector of two-cylinder tractors. These are all John Deeres from 1946 to 1960, except the 1942 Shaw Duall at left.
Dan Koehler of 6501-75th Ave. N, Brooklyn Park, MN 55428 paid $500.00 for this 1952 R-JD which he restored over a 3 month period. Restoration cost about $1000.00 and Dan plans to use the Diesel in tractor pulls.
Clayton Boon of Boon Bros. Construction, Greenwood, WI, restored this 1926 (or 27) Fordson street roller.
Photos contributed by Charles Shelton of 1108 Emery Lane, Jeffersonville, IN 47130.
Jerry Rawlings of Franklin, IL at the wheel of the tractor he
Ivan E. Weaks of Delta, OH stands by his rare prototype 1922
Farmall Regular, at the Portland, Indiana show in 1988.
Picture is a Maytag collectible which is still sealed and a rare
Picture is a 3 HP Hummer engine, serial #44456 manufactured by
the Hummer Engine Works of Jackson, Michigan. The original paint
appears to be a dark green. Charles thinks that it can be started
on gasoline and switched to kerosene-the fuel pump resembles that
of an F-M.
A picture to encourage new collectors to get out and hunt for
engines! It was taken in Ok-lahoma in 1987. The engines were
removed from the oil patch and were placed here to face retirement