Farm Equipment Manufacturers in St. Louis

Early St. Louis farm equipment companies thrived in bustling river port.

1913 Whitman Agricultural Co Sultan Engine Ad
“This is the engine you want,” crows this 1913 ad for the Whitman Agricultural Co. Sultan engine. “This is the saw rig you want,” Whitman Agricultural Co. declares — promoting their Sultan engine, of course. 
Illustration Courtesy Bill Vossler