Like One of the Family: 1913 Gaar-Scott Engine

Three generations embrace the steam traction tradition with a 1913 Gaar-Scott engine.

The Mitchell men with the Gaar-Scott steam engine
The Mitchell men run the 1913 25-75 single-cylinder Gaar-Scott steam traction engine at Western Minnesota Steam Threshers' Reunion at Rollag, Minn., each year. Left to right: Larry, Brady, Justin and Dale Mitchell.
Photo by Bill Vossler