The Short-Lived Townsend Tractor Company

The rare Townsend tractor featured a unique boiler frame, giving it the appearance of a steam engine.

1931 La Cross 12 25
The 1931 La Cross 12-25, identical to the Townsend 12-25 inherited by La Cross Boiler Co. when that company bought the Townsend firm. 
Illustration Courtesy Sam Moore