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B. B. Clarke is the Editor of the Old American Thresherman

| March/April 1969

  • Shingle Mill
    Courtesy of Morris Blomgren Rt. 1, (Falun), Siren Wisconsin 54872. This photos is one of each side of an upright shingle mill. I was wondering if anyone had ever worked around one of these. This is the first one I have ever seen and it is stamped R. Laws
    Morris Blomgren
  • Shingle Mill
    Courtesy of Morris Blomgren Rt. 1, (Falun), Siren Wisconsin 54872. This photos is one of each side of an upright shingle mill. I was wondering if anyone had ever worked around one of these. This is the first one I have ever seen and it is stamped R. Laws
    Morris Blomgren
  • Huber Roller
    Courtesy of J. R. Conner, R.R.2, Haubstadt, Indiana 47613. Huber Roller No. 11508 hauling water for K & G 1712. I am backed up beside front tank on Huber. I don't know who the fellow is in back of K & G but he looks like he might pump run or fly. I could
    J. R. Conner
  • 16 HP Gaar-Scott Engine
    Courtesy of Homer F. Holp, R.R. 2, Brookville, Ohio 45309. Here is a picture of a 16 HP Gaar-Scott, No. 15799, threshing with a 28-52 Baker in 1951.
    Homer F. Holp
  • Haubstadt Out
    Courtesy of J. R. Connor, Indiana 47613. R. R. 2, Haubstadt Out behind the barn there is a straw shed 18' x 30'. Under that little pile, that old separator was built '09. My brother, Earl, on top. The weather was hot. Me-I am the one in the middle. The se
    J. R. Connor
  • 10 HP Russell Engine
    Courtesy of Homer F. Holp, R.R. 2, Brookville, Ohio 45309. Here is a picture of a 10 HP Russell, No. 9463, making firewood with a saw outfit right on the footboard in November, 1959.
    Homer F. Holp
  • 12 Hp Advance Engine
    Courtesy of Homer F. Holp, R.R. 2, Brookville, Ohio 45309. Here is a picture of a 12 Hp Advance, No. 14038, shredding corn fodder and an 8 Roll Advance Rumely Husker, taken in 1939.
    Homer F. Holp
  • Case 50 engine
    Courtesy of Lewis J. Meachem, Route 3, Chillicothe Ohio 45601. A picture of Mr. Chester Duhl's Case 50 engine. It was a traction engine but is now a portable. Mr. Duhl lives on Route 4, Jackson, Ohio.
    Lewis J. Meachem
  • Advance engine
    Courtesy of Sherwood Fox, R.D.6, Jackson, Michigan 49201. While elk hunting in Idaho in October of this year, we heard of the wonderful Advance engine at the county seat of Idaho County, Grangeville - population a-bout 15,000. Grangeville has placed this
    Sherwood Fox
  • Steam Powered Sawmill
    Courtesy of Erwin Hardwood Co., Box 554, Harrison, Ark. 72601. Here is a picture of a steam powered sawmill under construction in France early 1918. The boiler and engine were built by Robey & Company, Lincoln, England. Don't think for a minute that the
    Erwin Hardwood Co.

  • Shingle Mill
  • Shingle Mill
  • Huber Roller
  • 16 HP Gaar-Scott Engine
  • Haubstadt Out
  • 10 HP Russell Engine
  • 12 Hp Advance Engine
  • Case 50 engine
  • Advance engine
  • Steam Powered Sawmill

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