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The Automobile Industry Eighty-Five Years Ago

By Sam Moore

Sam Moore examines an old copy of Automobile Topics, a trade paper published weekly in New York, and remembers the automobile industry of the past.

Snow Conversions and Children’s Sleds

By Leslie C. McManus

Snow conversions and children’s sleds might change how you think about snow.

January 2014 Sprouts

By Farm Collector Staff

Sprouts: A Place for Kids

Bolt of Lightning Strikes Fear Into Farm Boy

By Leonard Lee Rue III

Out of the blue bolt of lightning leaves a lasting impression on one farm boy.


Show Coverage Strategy

By Leslie C. McManus

When doing show coverage, it’s all about the cool stuff in the old iron hobby.

John Deere at Kalamazoo Valley Antique Engine and Machinery Show

By Leslie C. McManus

John Deere displays pack Kalamazoo Valley Antique Engine and Machinery club show.

Mystery Tools Contest

By Farm Collector Staff

The Farm Collector tent at the Midwest Old Threshers Reunion was buzzing with collectors intrigued by the mystery tool contest.