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Image of RF2003.028 - McCormick Single-Horse sulky mower is painted red, white and blue.  Spade-shaped red iron metal seat has two rows of oval-shaped perforations lining outer edge and sits, via a blue painted flat metal rod above and between two solid iron six-spoke wheels that are painted white with blue trim.  Outer edge of wheels have tread comprised of a raised center band from which radiate alternative horizontal bands.  The horizontal blade has thirteen teeth, is painted blue and is mounted to right of body of mower.  A wooden side piece, with a tapered dowel handle is mounted to outer edge of blade unit.  A thick wooden beam extends out front to which is mounted a small horse tree, on either side of which are two long tapered round wooden beams painted yellow.  Two vertical levers are mounted between seat and right wheel for making blade adjustments.  A metal rectangular storage box with hinged lid is mounted to right and below seat.  In front of the box is a round metal cup opening that contains an oil can.

RF2003.028 - McCormick Single-Horse sulky mower is painted red, white and blue. Spade-shaped red iron metal seat has two rows of oval-shaped perforations lining outer edge and sits, via a blue painted flat metal rod above and between two solid iron six-spoke wheels that are painted white with blue trim. Outer edge of wheels have tread comprised of a raised center band from which radiate alternative horizontal bands. The horizontal blade has thirteen teeth, is painted blue and is mounted to right of body of mower. A wooden side piece, with a tapered dowel handle is mounted to outer edge of blade unit. A thick wooden beam extends out front to which is mounted a small horse tree, on either side of which are two long tapered round wooden beams painted yellow. Two vertical levers are mounted between seat and right wheel for making blade adjustments. A metal rectangular storage box with hinged lid is mounted to right and below seat. In front of the box is a round metal cup opening that contains an oil can.

McCormick Single-Horse sulky mower is painted red, white and blue. Spade-shaped red iron metal seat has two rows of oval-shaped perforations lining outer edge and sits, via a blue painted flat metal rod above and between two solid iron six-spoke wheels that are painted white with blue trim. Outer edge of wheels have tread comprised of a raised center band from which radiate alternative horizontal bands. The horizontal blade has thirteen teeth, is painted blue and is mounted to right of body of mower. A wooden side piece, with a tapered dowel handle is mounted to outer edge of blade unit. A thick wooden beam extends out front to which is mounted a small horse tree, on either side of which

Image of 1997.020.001 - Oliver 33 steel-beam walking plow has a steel beam that is painted red.  Oak handles with clear varnish have two wooden dowel cross-bars.  Beam is affixed to blade with red-painted parts and a red steel angled cross-bar is just above blade for support.

1997.020.001 - Oliver 33 steel-beam walking plow has a steel beam that is painted red. Oak handles with clear varnish have two wooden dowel cross-bars. Beam is affixed to blade with red-painted parts and a red steel angled cross-bar is just above blade for support.

Oliver 33 steel-beam walking plow has a steel beam that is painted red. Oak handles with clear varnish have two wooden dowel cross-bars. Beam is affixed to blade with red-painted parts and a red steel angled cross-bar is just above blade for support.

Image of 1999.106.002 - Small walking cultivator has large 8-spoked iron wheel in front, small 5 prong cultivator in back and two oak wooden handles with curved grips and wooden dowel cross bar.  Handles are mounted to wheel and cultivator by flat iron bar brackets.  Used for weeding; it pops out weeds you do not want.

1999.106.002 - Small walking cultivator has large 8-spoked iron wheel in front, small 5 prong cultivator in back and two oak wooden handles with curved grips and wooden dowel cross bar. Handles are mounted to wheel and cultivator by flat iron bar brackets. Used for weeding; it pops out weeds you do not want.

Small walking cultivator has large 8-spoked iron wheel in front, small 5 prong cultivator in back and two oak wooden handles with curved grips and wooden dowel cross bar. Handles are mounted to wheel and cultivator by flat iron bar brackets. Used for weeding; it pops out weeds you do not want.

Image of RF2003.051 - Adriance Platt sulky two-horse sickle-bar Mower, 1892.  Used for mowing fields of grain.  Once mown, grains are left flat and scattered.  Horse tree is wood painted a light yellow with unfinished wooden pieces mounted below it.  Silver colored spiked blade extends out the right side and has two stained wooden handles mounted to end with green metal.  Center of mower is painted red with green and silver painted iron mechanisms for adjusting mower.  Out back center is an iron seat, painted green, affixed to mower by silver painted flat metal bars.  In either side of seat are two large solid-iron spoked wheels painted light yellow inside and black on the outside.  Wheel's "tires" are textured with horizontal and vertical embossed tread.

RF2003.051 - Adriance Platt sulky two-horse sickle-bar Mower, 1892. Used for mowing fields of grain. Once mown, grains are left flat and scattered. Horse tree is wood painted a light yellow with unfinished wooden pieces mounted below it. Silver colored spiked blade extends out the right side and has two stained wooden handles mounted to end with green metal. Center of mower is painted red with green and silver painted iron mechanisms for adjusting mower. Out back center is an iron seat, painted green, affixed to mower by silver painted flat metal bars. In either side of seat are two large solid-iron spoked wheels painted light yellow inside and black on the outside. Wheel's "tires" are textured with horizontal and vertical embossed tread.

Adriance Platt sulky two-horse sickle-bar Mower, 1892. Used for mowing fields of grain. Once mown, grains are left flat and scattered. Horse tree is wood painted a light yellow with unfinished wooden pieces mounted below it. Silver colored spiked blade extends out the right side and has two stained wooden handles mounted to end with green metal. Center of mower is painted red with green and silver painted iron mechanisms for adjusting mower. Out back center is an iron seat, painted green, affixed to mower by silver painted flat metal bars. In either side of seat are two large solid-iron spoked wheels painted light yellow inside and black on the outside. Wheel's "tires" are textured wi

Image of 1975.226.001 - Coburn Branding Iron, c. 1872-1916. Cylindrical metal rod extends length of tool.  Metal rod splits into three metal tongs.  Three metal tongs attach to rounded, C-shaped brand.  Top of metal handle is shaped in a ring.  Cylindrical rod is slightly curved from use.

1975.226.001 - Coburn Branding Iron, c. 1872-1916. Cylindrical metal rod extends length of tool. Metal rod splits into three metal tongs. Three metal tongs attach to rounded, C-shaped brand. Top of metal handle is shaped in a ring. Cylindrical rod is slightly curved from use.

Coburn Branding Iron, c. 1872-1916. Cylindrical metal rod extends length of tool. Metal rod splits into three metal tongs. Three metal tongs attach to rounded, C-shaped brand. Top of metal handle is shaped in a ring. Cylindrical rod is slightly curved from use.

Image of RF2004.007 - Single Row Horse-drawn Walking Plow.  Wood and iron plow has a large behind which point of handles meet.  Handles and front beam are wood with clear laquer finish.  Two cross bars on handle are a wooden down and an iron wire rod.  Iron blade mount and front iron wheel and mount are painted red.

RF2004.007 - Single Row Horse-drawn Walking Plow. Wood and iron plow has a large behind which point of handles meet. Handles and front beam are wood with clear laquer finish. Two cross bars on handle are a wooden down and an iron wire rod. Iron blade mount and front iron wheel and mount are painted red.

Single Row Horse-drawn Walking Plow. Wood and iron plow has a large behind which point of handles meet. Handles and front beam are wood with clear laquer finish. Two cross bars on handle are a wooden down and an iron wire rod. Iron blade mount and front iron wheel and mount are painted red.

Image of RF2004.010 - Solid iron metal walking ditching plow has a double-sided blade that comes to a point in the center.  A curved iron beam is mounted behind blade and extends out front and has a double six-hole harness mount at end.  Iron handles have iron cross-support pieces and adjustable metal curved perforated grips.  A small wheel with three V-shaped spokes sits just below and behind blade.

RF2004.010 - Solid iron metal walking ditching plow has a double-sided blade that comes to a point in the center. A curved iron beam is mounted behind blade and extends out front and has a double six-hole harness mount at end. Iron handles have iron cross-support pieces and adjustable metal curved perforated grips. A small wheel with three V-shaped spokes sits just below and behind blade.

Solid iron metal walking ditching plow has a double-sided blade that comes to a point in the center. A curved iron beam is mounted behind blade and extends out front and has a double six-hole harness mount at end. Iron handles have iron cross-support pieces and adjustable metal curved perforated grips. A small wheel with three V-shaped spokes sits just below and behind blade.

Image of RF2003.029 - International Harvester Dump Rake is used for raking cut grain into wind rows.  Unit is painted yellow, red and blue and is solid iron metal with two long wooden beams out front.  Large sixteen-spoke wheels on either side mounted to metal rod and L-shaped rod to which are affixed 27 curved rake forks with spring loop ends at top.  Lever above center back for adjusting wheel height.  Spade-shaped seat has two rows of round perforations, is red, and is mounted to a blue iron bar at front center.  Horse tree mounted just below and in front of seat between beams.

RF2003.029 - International Harvester Dump Rake is used for raking cut grain into wind rows. Unit is painted yellow, red and blue and is solid iron metal with two long wooden beams out front. Large sixteen-spoke wheels on either side mounted to metal rod and L-shaped rod to which are affixed 27 curved rake forks with spring loop ends at top. Lever above center back for adjusting wheel height. Spade-shaped seat has two rows of round perforations, is red, and is mounted to a blue iron bar at front center. Horse tree mounted just below and in front of seat between beams.

International Harvester Dump Rake is used for raking cut grain into wind rows. Unit is painted yellow, red and blue and is solid iron metal with two long wooden beams out front. Large sixteen-spoke wheels on either side mounted to metal rod and L-shaped rod to which are affixed 27 curved rake forks with spring loop ends at top. Lever above center back for adjusting wheel height. Spade-shaped seat has two rows of round perforations, is red, and is mounted to a blue iron bar at front center. Horse tree mounted just below and in front of seat between beams.

Image of RF2003.027 - Solid iron Parlin & Orendorf two-row cultivator painted green and red with large yellow painted twelve-spoke wheels.  Long red wooden beam extends out front with single tree attached to front end and double tree, attached at center so it can swivel side-to-side, mounted to back.  Green painted wooden handles extend above both sets of painted green cultivator blades below and on either side of red spade-shaped seat with two rows of round perforations around seat's edge.  Seat extends back from red body to which three vertical rods with spring rod clamp handles are mounted to notched brackets for adjusting blade height and angle.  Two each large red metal springs are mounted to both sides of body: one set is vertical and the other horizontal and both are mounted to front of cultivator units.

RF2003.027 - Solid iron Parlin & Orendorf two-row cultivator painted green and red with large yellow painted twelve-spoke wheels. Long red wooden beam extends out front with single tree attached to front end and double tree, attached at center so it can swivel side-to-side, mounted to back. Green painted wooden handles extend above both sets of painted green cultivator blades below and on either side of red spade-shaped seat with two rows of round perforations around seat's edge. Seat extends back from red body to which three vertical rods with spring rod clamp handles are mounted to notched brackets for adjusting blade height and angle. Two each large red metal springs are mounted to both sides of body: one set is vertical and the other horizontal and both are mounted to front of cultivator units.

Solid iron Parlin & Orendorf two-row cultivator painted green and red with large yellow painted twelve-spoke wheels. Long red wooden beam extends out front with single tree attached to front end and double tree, attached at center so it can swivel side-to-side, mounted to back. Green painted wooden handles extend above both sets of painted green cultivator blades below and on either side of red spade-shaped seat with two rows of round perforations around seat's edge. Seat extends back from red body to which three vertical rods with spring rod clamp handles are mounted to notched brackets for adjusting blade height and angle. Two each large red metal springs are mounted to both sides of bo

Image of RF2003.032 - John Deere Red Jacket Plow.  Single row horse-drawn walking plow has oak wooden handles with clear varnish, a curved central wooden beam painted red and iron metal parts, also painted red.  A small 6-spoked solid iron wheel is in front.  Handles extend down and are mounted just behind the blade.

RF2003.032 - John Deere Red Jacket Plow. Single row horse-drawn walking plow has oak wooden handles with clear varnish, a curved central wooden beam painted red and iron metal parts, also painted red. A small 6-spoked solid iron wheel is in front. Handles extend down and are mounted just behind the blade.

John Deere Red Jacket Plow. Single row horse-drawn walking plow has oak wooden handles with clear varnish, a curved central wooden beam painted red and iron metal parts, also painted red. A small 6-spoked solid iron wheel is in front. Handles extend down and are mounted just behind the blade.

Image of RF2003.033 - John Deere Iron-beam plow.  Solid iron plow is painted green and has oak wooden handles with clear varnish.  Iron beam is curved and mounted to handle with flat iron brackets.  A small iron tree, painted yellow, is mounted to front and has two metal hooks hanging from both ends.

RF2003.033 - John Deere Iron-beam plow. Solid iron plow is painted green and has oak wooden handles with clear varnish. Iron beam is curved and mounted to handle with flat iron brackets. A small iron tree, painted yellow, is mounted to front and has two metal hooks hanging from both ends.

John Deere Iron-beam plow. Solid iron plow is painted green and has oak wooden handles with clear varnish. Iron beam is curved and mounted to handle with flat iron brackets. A small iron tree, painted yellow, is mounted to front and has two metal hooks hanging from both ends.

Image of RF2003.034 - Single-row Horse-drawn cultivator has solid unfinished wood handles in th shape of a triangle with two wooden cross pieces or braces secured with iron bolts.  Iron rods extend on the outside of the V-shape to form a ring at center or a bridle for mounting a horse.  Four large curved pointed forks extend from flat side of triangle.  Used for loosening dirt prior to planting.

RF2003.034 - Single-row Horse-drawn cultivator has solid unfinished wood handles in th shape of a triangle with two wooden cross pieces or braces secured with iron bolts. Iron rods extend on the outside of the V-shape to form a ring at center or a bridle for mounting a horse. Four large curved pointed forks extend from flat side of triangle. Used for loosening dirt prior to planting.

Single-row Horse-drawn cultivator has solid unfinished wood handles in th shape of a triangle with two wooden cross pieces or braces secured with iron bolts. Iron rods extend on the outside of the V-shape to form a ring at center or a bridle for mounting a horse. Four large curved pointed forks extend from flat side of triangle. Used for loosening dirt prior to planting.

Image of RF2003.035 - Single 4-;rong hay fork is solid unfinished wood in the shape of a triangle with two wooden cross pieces secured with iron bolts.  Iron rods extend on the outside of the V-shape to form a ring at the center for mounting a horse.  Four large curved pointed forks extend from flat side of triangle.  Used for loosening dirt prior to planting.  There is a flat wooden handle at top center front.

RF2003.035 - Single 4-;rong hay fork is solid unfinished wood in the shape of a triangle with two wooden cross pieces secured with iron bolts. Iron rods extend on the outside of the V-shape to form a ring at the center for mounting a horse. Four large curved pointed forks extend from flat side of triangle. Used for loosening dirt prior to planting. There is a flat wooden handle at top center front.

Single 4-;rong hay fork is solid unfinished wood in the shape of a triangle with two wooden cross pieces secured with iron bolts. Iron rods extend on the outside of the V-shape to form a ring at the center for mounting a horse. Four large curved pointed forks extend from flat side of triangle. Used for loosening dirt prior to planting. There is a flat wooden handle at top center front.

Image of RF2003.052 - Wood and iron wheel buck rake has a metal axle in back with inset six-spoke wheels between center and ends.  Axle is framed by two horizontal wooden boards attached with metal brackets and approximately eight to ten "rake" pieces extending out front.  Front piece has two long wooden beams attached by a horizontal board at front at the ends of which are attached two more six-spoke wheels.  A larger seven-spoke wheel is sitting on top.

RF2003.052 - Wood and iron wheel buck rake has a metal axle in back with inset six-spoke wheels between center and ends. Axle is framed by two horizontal wooden boards attached with metal brackets and approximately eight to ten "rake" pieces extending out front. Front piece has two long wooden beams attached by a horizontal board at front at the ends of which are attached two more six-spoke wheels. A larger seven-spoke wheel is sitting on top.

Wood and iron wheel buck rake has a metal axle in back with inset six-spoke wheels between center and ends. Axle is framed by two horizontal wooden boards attached with metal brackets and approximately eight to ten "rake" pieces extending out front. Front piece has two long wooden beams attached by a horizontal board at front at the ends of which are attached two more six-spoke wheels. A larger seven-spoke wheel is sitting on top.

Image of RF2003.037 - Large sulky (seated) bull rake has two giant iron six-foot seven-double-spoke wheels on either side attached to central axle upon which spade-shaped seat with two rows of oval shaped perforations and ten curved rake forks are also mounted.  Wooden horizontal board covers tops of forks and a wooden beam extends out front.

RF2003.037 - Large sulky (seated) bull rake has two giant iron six-foot seven-double-spoke wheels on either side attached to central axle upon which spade-shaped seat with two rows of oval shaped perforations and ten curved rake forks are also mounted. Wooden horizontal board covers tops of forks and a wooden beam extends out front.

Large sulky (seated) bull rake has two giant iron six-foot seven-double-spoke wheels on either side attached to central axle upon which spade-shaped seat with two rows of oval shaped perforations and ten curved rake forks are also mounted. Wooden horizontal board covers tops of forks and a wooden beam extends out front.

Image of RF2003.038 - Oliver-Imperial wood-beam vineyard plow, 1888.  Wood and metal (iron) plow has a bulbous oak wooden beam in front and short V-shaped wooden handles, both with dark stain and clear laquer.  Handles are attached to V-shaped iron bracket that has a sliding mount attachment to front beam so that plow can turn slightly side to side.  All iron components are painted green.

RF2003.038 - Oliver-Imperial wood-beam vineyard plow, 1888. Wood and metal (iron) plow has a bulbous oak wooden beam in front and short V-shaped wooden handles, both with dark stain and clear laquer. Handles are attached to V-shaped iron bracket that has a sliding mount attachment to front beam so that plow can turn slightly side to side. All iron components are painted green.

Oliver-Imperial wood-beam vineyard plow, 1888. Wood and metal (iron) plow has a bulbous oak wooden beam in front and short V-shaped wooden handles, both with dark stain and clear laquer. Handles are attached to V-shaped iron bracket that has a sliding mount attachment to front beam so that plow can turn slightly side to side. All iron components are painted green.

Image of RF2003.041 - P&O sulky plow.  This riding plow has a yellow metal seat which saved wear and tear on the body from walking on irregular soil but required more livestock to pull.  Solid iron, painted red with yellow iron spoked wheels:  a large one on left, small one on right in back behind blade and a medium-sized one in front of blade on right.  Large blade sits below to right and just in front of seat.  Levers on right and left allow adjustment of wheel height for blade placement.  Small oil can in meetal box on lower left side.

RF2003.041 - P&O sulky plow. This riding plow has a yellow metal seat which saved wear and tear on the body from walking on irregular soil but required more livestock to pull. Solid iron, painted red with yellow iron spoked wheels: a large one on left, small one on right in back behind blade and a medium-sized one in front of blade on right. Large blade sits below to right and just in front of seat. Levers on right and left allow adjustment of wheel height for blade placement. Small oil can in meetal box on lower left side.

P&O sulky plow. This riding plow has a yellow metal seat which saved wear and tear on the body from walking on irregular soil but required more livestock to pull. Solid iron, painted red with yellow iron spoked wheels: a large one on left, small one on right in back behind blade and a medium-sized one in front of blade on right. Large blade sits below to right and just in front of seat. Levers on right and left allow adjustment of wheel height for blade placement. Small oil can in meetal box on lower left side.

Image of RF2003.044 - Walking cultivator is painted blue and has wooden handles with curved grips and two wooden bodies comprised of three short beams, the outer two of which are angled.  A horizontal metal scraping bar mounted to back beneath handles.  There are here spade-shaped cultivator blades in front of scraper - two on sides and one at front center.  There is a small four-curved-spoke wheel at front center above which is a four-hole harness mount.

RF2003.044 - Walking cultivator is painted blue and has wooden handles with curved grips and two wooden bodies comprised of three short beams, the outer two of which are angled. A horizontal metal scraping bar mounted to back beneath handles. There are here spade-shaped cultivator blades in front of scraper - two on sides and one at front center. There is a small four-curved-spoke wheel at front center above which is a four-hole harness mount.

Walking cultivator is painted blue and has wooden handles with curved grips and two wooden bodies comprised of three short beams, the outer two of which are angled. A horizontal metal scraping bar mounted to back beneath handles. There are here spade-shaped cultivator blades in front of scraper - two on sides and one at front center. There is a small four-curved-spoke wheel at front center above which is a four-hole harness mount.

Image of RF2003.046 - Painted red iron metal morning mlory cutter with painted long yellow wooden beam out front.  Large twelve-spoke metal wheels on sides affixed to iron axle mounted to think horizontal wooden beam, painted red.  Spade-shaped seat with single row of oval perforations mounted above where wooden beams intersect.  Extending behind beam are four c-shaped pieces mounted to horizontal bars and used for popping out weeds.  A wire spring vertical lever is mounted to a D-shaped metal piece with round perforations along outer edge, right of seat and is used for adjusting wheel height.

RF2003.046 - Painted red iron metal morning mlory cutter with painted long yellow wooden beam out front. Large twelve-spoke metal wheels on sides affixed to iron axle mounted to think horizontal wooden beam, painted red. Spade-shaped seat with single row of oval perforations mounted above where wooden beams intersect. Extending behind beam are four c-shaped pieces mounted to horizontal bars and used for popping out weeds. A wire spring vertical lever is mounted to a D-shaped metal piece with round perforations along outer edge, right of seat and is used for adjusting wheel height.

Painted red iron metal morning mlory cutter with painted long yellow wooden beam out front. Large twelve-spoke metal wheels on sides affixed to iron axle mounted to think horizontal wooden beam, painted red. Spade-shaped seat with single row of oval perforations mounted above where wooden beams intersect. Extending behind beam are four c-shaped pieces mounted to horizontal bars and used for popping out weeds. A wire spring vertical lever is mounted to a D-shaped metal piece with round perforations along outer edge, right of seat and is used for adjusting wheel height.

Image of RF2003.049 - Heavy solid iron two-bottom walking plow with iron eight-double-spoke wheels on either side.  Outer edge of wheels is bulbous.  Two large flat-bottomed serpentine blades extend out back right.  Three spring-rod levers are mounted to top center of body to adjust wheel and blade height and angle.  Heavy center iron beam has harness holes in front.

RF2003.049 - Heavy solid iron two-bottom walking plow with iron eight-double-spoke wheels on either side. Outer edge of wheels is bulbous. Two large flat-bottomed serpentine blades extend out back right. Three spring-rod levers are mounted to top center of body to adjust wheel and blade height and angle. Heavy center iron beam has harness holes in front.

Heavy solid iron two-bottom walking plow with iron eight-double-spoke wheels on either side. Outer edge of wheels is bulbous. Two large flat-bottomed serpentine blades extend out back right. Three spring-rod levers are mounted to top center of body to adjust wheel and blade height and angle. Heavy center iron beam has harness holes in front.