Tractors

Tractor collections, antique farm toys, antique farm tractors, history of tractor manufacturers and more.

Remembering the Lanz Bulldog Tractor

By Sam Moore

A brief history of the Lanz Bulldog tractor, which featured a 1-cylinder engine.


Heider Tractors Are Three of a Kind

By Bill Vossler

A rare trio of Heider tractors showcases the innovation of the Heider tractor line.


Making Tracks with Crawler Tractors

By Robert N. Pripps

Tractor expert Bob Pripps traces the evolution of crawler tractor steering systems.


Homemade Tractor is a Survivor

By Paul Baresol

A reader finds a worn homemade tractor with a Model A Ford transmission outside of a barn.


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Rediscovering the Sears Handiman Line

By Sam Moore

Sam Moore runs across a Sears, Roebuck & Co. sales brochure advertising the Sears Handiman tractor line at an antique shop.


Last of the Line: Charley Wilkinson's Holt Caterpillar

By Bill Vossler

A rare Holt Caterpillar 2-Ton crawler marks the end of the era.


Museum Volunteers Restore Oliver 550

By the Central Washington Ag Museum

The Oliver 550 Utility took 14 months to rebuild and can be seen at the Central Washington Ag Museum.


Identical Massey-Harris 30 Tractors!

By the Farm Collector staff

A man and his brother win identical Massey-Harris 30 tractors at separate tractor shows last summer.