Huber Name Should be Bigger


| April 2005



 

Not much is heard about the Huber Manufacturing Co. of Marion, Ohio, considering the company is 'generally credited with being first to put gas tractor production on a commercial basis,' says The Huber Story, a 1948 company retrospective. The company's owner, Edward Huber, earned more than 100 patents on farm machinery, including inventing the return flue boiler-type steam engine.