Millin Bros. 26 Compound Engine and 12 roller shredder, both Advance of Patch Grove, Wisconsin. I am the only one of the brothers left. Retired at Hudson, Wisconsin, at the age of 78.
Mr. L. C. W
Mr. L. C. W. Parris is the owner-driver of this very beautiful Burrell Threshing Engine seen here in the competition at Braintree on July 9th. This was called 'Setting the Drum' and the competitor had to haul the 'Drum' to an appointed
This is a picture of a logging camp up in British Columbia, Canada, in 1915 on a Sunday morning with most of the crew in camp. The late Mr. Richard Purcell is standing next to the door of the bunk-house. I believe that is a Royal Mounted Police standing i
Pictured is a Marion shovel on a road building job on Mt. Everett, Wash., in 1912. The late Richard Purcell was the operator and can be seen standing in edge of cab with hand on boom. This picture was taken off a picture Richard Purcell, Jr., has. I have
This was taken of the Bucyrus shovel and 2-6-2 Locomotive, probably in a strip mine in Canada. The late Richard Purcell is the operator of the shovel (standing in the doorway next to boom). Mr. Purcell was known as a man that got a lot of work done but wa