Lincoln's Farm Legacy

Presidential museum exhibit shows rural roots influenced Lincoln's character and political agenda

Models of noteworth ag equipment that have ties to Illinois
llinois boasts ties to several noteworthy ag equipment manufacturers. Models displayed in the exhibit celebrate (from left) International Harvester and Farmall, John Deere, the Froelich engine (the forebear of the Waterloo Boy tractor, which launched the Deere tractor line), and the J.I. Case line, which began using an eagle named “Old Abe” as its mascot at the end of the Civil War.
Dale Jensen