Tractors

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

The Rise and Fall of the Australian Tractor Industry

By Dr. Graeme R. Quick

Remembering the glory days of Australian tractor manufacture from A.H. McDonald to International Harvester.


Remembering Old Tractors

By Dave Siemantel

A former Indiana farm boy fondly recalls old tractors from his childhood, including a Ferguson TE-20 and Allis-Chalmers WD-40.


Into Thin Air: The Maxwell Tractor

By Bill Vossler

The much-heralded Maxwell tractor failed to materialize after its 1918 debut.


Victim of the Times and Rival Tractor Companies

By Bill Vossler

The promising Grain Belt tractor was swamped by stiff competition from hundreds of other tractor companies and ultimately discontinued.


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Double-Take: A Ferguson 40 Utility and Massey-Harris 50 Utility

By Bill Vossler

Minnesota collector's Ferguson 40 and Massey-Harris 50 are essentially the same tractor with different names.


Vaughan Tractor a Treasured Heirloom

By David Loranger

Man restores Vaughan garden tractor that his father gave to him in 1971.


Farming with an Oliver 88

By the Farm Collector staff

Remembering dad with his Oliver 88 tractor.


Sandwich Club Show Favorites

By Lyle R. Rolfe

Favorites from the Sandwich Early Day Gas Engine Club show.