Preserving an Heirloom: Family Finds New Home for Rare Ford Combine

Dan Depner never realized how rare his Uncle Joe's 1959 Ford 611 was, until 55 years later when he discovered that it was one of just 51 models built that year.

1959 Ford 611 self-propelled combine
The Ford 611 self-propelled combine is identical to the Oliver self-propelled combine, with the exception of the paint color and the engine.
Photo courtesy Dan Depner