Winston Coleman (above), a well-known photographer who enjoyed snapping pictures of Peel family threshing rigs.
Portrait courtesy of the Lexington Herald-Leader
Acclaimed Kentucky photographer Winston Coleman took this photograph on July 3, 1947. It features one of the Case engines owned by the Peel family of threshermen.
Photo courtesy of Joe Peel, Nicholasville, Kentucky
This panoramic photo depicts Dr. Robert T. Rhode's 65 HP Case steam engine, serial number 35654 (1923), threshing at the 1999 Will County Threshermen's Association show near Kankakee, Illinois. The Peel family once owned the engine.
Photo courtesy of Dr. Rhode
We picked up this old photograph for the Iron Men Album collection via an online auction service. It came with no information whatsoever. Can anyone tell us more about this Buffalo Pitts engine hauling a load of lumber, or identify the men in the picture?