POST CARDS


| March/April 1966

  • Steam tractor engine
    Courtesy of W. R. Brown, R. R. # 4, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada An 18 H.P. George White steam tractor engine, manufactured in London, Ontario in 1894, which has been restored by Mr. Brown.
    W. R. Brown
  • Model of American locomotive
    Courtesy of Mr. Willis H. Elwood, 209 King St., Ithaca, New York I had this ' scale live steam model of an early American locomotive (The Virginia) at the steam meet at Canandaigua last August. It is gas fired, operates on 35 lb. steam on a 3'
    Mr. Willis H. Elwood
  • Case Engine
    Courtesy of Christy Gauger, Stratton, Nebraska My engine and myself, so you can see how we, look out here in Nebraska. We have had three days of rain and mist and cold here and our show at Bird City started on September 30tl They have, had lots of snow no
    Christy Gauger
  • John Czwak
    Courtesy of Mr. Wm. Gayer, Rock Valley, Iowa Pictured is John Czwak of Yankton, South Dakota standing in front of the model underslung Avery owned by Carl Reichert of Niabora, Nebraska. This was taken at the Wm. Mayberry threshing meet on October 4,1964.
    Mr. Wm. Gayer
  • Oliver Sorlie
    Courtesy of Mr. Wm. Gayer, Rock Valley, Iowa Oliver Sorlie, Hudson, South Dakota is looking at the cut away section of the steam locomotive cylinder owned by Art Robinson, Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
    Mr. Wm. Gayer
  • Jack Wiltman
    Courtesy of Mr. Wm. Gayer, Rock Valley, Iowa Jack Wiltman, Lemars, Iowa is holding the cut away section of the steam locomotive cylinder owned by Art Robinson, Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
    Mr. Wm. Gayer
  • Minneapolis Engine
    Courtesy of Mr. Joe. I. Balkenol, Lismore, Minnesota A snap taken in 1915 near Rushmore, Minnesota. The engine was an 18 H.P. Minneapolis return flue and I ran the separator.
    Mr. Joe. I. Balkenol
  • Mr. Cole
    Courtesy of Harry L. Schoff, Honeoye Falls, New York Raymond J. Cole with his Avery pulling Henry Geunther's Frick off Canal Bridge on county line road between Monroe and Orleans Co., New York, about 1910. Mr. Cole is 4th from left. Mr. Geunther standing
    Harry L. Schoff
  • Separator
    Courtesy of Mr. Joe. I. Balkenol, Lismore, Minnesota Picture taken in 1912 near Rushmore, Minnesota. The outfit was owned by Al Greig and Albert Jamsen. I ran the separator for Al Greig. The engine, was an 18 H.P. Minneapolis return flue. I am on the sepa
    Mr. Joe. I. Balkenol
  • Aultman-Taylor Engine
    Courtesy of 'Steam Engine Joe' Rynda, Montgomery, Minnesota Picture taken February 12, 1965 on Steam Engine Joe's Birthday. There are 73 candles on the cake. Note, the snow on his pet 10 hp. Eureka (Sunflower) Aultman-Taylor. It was built about
    Steam Engine Joe
  • Avery Engine
    Courtesy of Mr. Elmo J. Mahoney, Dorrance, Kansas This is a good picture of my outfit being moved out to the field for threshing at the Wilson Show in 1964. It is my 30 HP Under-Mounted Avery and my 42 x 70 16 Bar special built Separator
    Mr. Elmo J. Mahoney
  • Steam engine

    Mr. Harold F. Stephon
  • Avery Separator

    Mr. Elmo J. Mahoney
  • Case Model 65
    Courtesy of Mr. Herbert A. Bollig, R. R. 2, Cross Plains, Wisconsin Here is a picture of Tom, 3 months old, and the 1' scale Case Model 65.
    Mr. Herbert A. Bollig
  • Atlantic Model
    Courtesy of Roy C. Mitchell, 3500-8th Avenue, Council Bluffs, Iowa This Engine, a 7 Gauge, 1 in. Scale Atlantic Model. It carries 115 lbs. pressure. I have, been operating it this summer and have found that it runs nice and has lots of power. I am at the
    Roy C. Mitchell
  • Mr. Ron Beckman
    Courtesy of Roy C. Mitchell, 3500-8th Avenue, Council Bluffs, Iowa This shows Mr. Ron Beckman of 1622 Ave. G, Council Bluffs, Iowa with his beautiful engine that carries 80 lbs. pressure. It is a 1 in. scale 4 guage, Pacific Type Model. This took him four
    Roy C. Mitchell

  • Steam tractor engine
  • Model of American locomotive
  • Case Engine
  • John Czwak
  • Oliver Sorlie
  • Jack Wiltman
  • Minneapolis Engine
  • Mr. Cole
  • Separator
  • Aultman-Taylor Engine
  • Avery Engine
  • Steam engine
  • Avery Separator
  • Case Model 65
  • Atlantic Model
  • Mr. Ron Beckman

Courtesy of Mr. Harold F. Stephon, 215 N. College St., Newcomerstown, Ohio This is a picture of my Dad's steam engine and sawmill taken in 1915. The engine is a 16 HP Leader, No. 1801, built at Marion, Ohio. I do not know what year it was built but I think about 1900. It was a very good engine. The cylinder size, was 8x12 and had a 42 inch flywheel. I think in 1920 the Leader Company moved from Marion, Ohio to somewhere in Iowa but I do not know if they built engines out there or not. I would like to hear from someone about the. Leader engine. We also had many other makes of steam engines built in Ohio of which the Russell was the most popular. For me, however, I like the Frick or Baker engines for all around work.

Courtesy of Mr. Elmo J. Mahoney, Dorrance, Kansas This picture shows my father Thomas B. Mahoney, Dorrance, Kansas and owner of this outfit, in the white shirt, standing on the Separator which is a 42 x 70 inch Avery Separator. The extension feeder that you see in this picture is known as the Avery low-down feeder. Dad was the inventor of that feeder and received $5.00 royalty on each feeder sold. The engine is the first, number one Under-Mounted 30 HP Avery Steam Engine ever built. There were, two of these engines built the first year and ray father bought both of them. I believe this was in 1904 or 1905. This picture was taken in September, 1908. They are threshing headed grain and set has just been completed.

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