Schwerin Photo #1: Randy Schwerin, Sumner, Iowa, sends us this great shot of his 30 HP Case traction engine with a butt-strap boiler, serial no. 33523, built in 1916.
Atteberry Photo #1: E.C. “Big Mac” McMillan and Charlie Stark (left) in 1952, Joyland Park, Wichita, Kan. They are on Big Mac’s world famous Elgin Watch 40 HP Case. Charlie is now the president of the Springfield, Mo., show.
Wolfe Photo #1: William Beseler, the owner and operator of the Reeves steam engine. The photo was taken around 1912 by Carl Beseler, William’s brother.
Atteberry Photo #3: Big Mac with a 40 HP Case at Bird City, Kan., in the early 1950s.
Atteberry Photo #2: Big Mac on Old Abe threshing in Cottonwood River bottoms near Emporia, Kan. Big Mac was very high on Case compounds, as was his friend LeRoy Blaker on Port Huron compound engines.
Atteberry Photo #4: Big Mac performing at the Michigan State Fair in 1955. This is a 30 HP Case on the high block.