Letters to the Editor

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Harvesting in the west.
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A scale Model 51, built from memory.

Just thought I would put in my part on the cover photo of the
January 2007 Farm Collector. I grew up farming in
Pendleton, Ore. I started working around the old IH Model 51 in
1941. I drove various Caterpillars pulling a Model 51 until

I built the scale Model 51 shown here from memory. The Harvester
is made of tin and the late 1920s Cat Model Sixty is made of

Dick D. Bowman
Unit 11, 1652 Wiltsey Road S.E.
Salem, OR 97306

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