Drill End Plates: The Ends Justify the Means

End plates for press drills and grain drills make up impressive collection

Margie and Roger Eshelman with pieces from their collection.
Margie and Roger Eshelman with pieces from their collection. The "Improved Fertilizer" plate at left featured an elaborate border; while the Buckeye plate at right sports a "clock face," which was actually an acre measure.