Binding Flax in the 1930s
This photo shows my father, N.L. Hansen, binding flax in about 1930 in Perkins County, South Dakota, using a 10-20 McCormick-Deering tractor. He’s sitting on the binder and steering the tractor.
Meadow, South Dakota
Ready for Reach Plates
A cast iron collector adds wagon reach plates to an already weighty collection that he plans to take to shows this year.
Wooden Wagon Construction
Let’s Talk Rusty Iron: Sam Moore revisiting the nomenclature of the wooden wagon and its different parts.
Farming with Horses
Check out the history behind horse-powered farm implements, how they replaced manpower, and how their way of life started to end.