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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 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 RF2003.064 - McCormick "Daisy" reaper.  Large seated mower eliminates the need for a buck rake.  When it cuts the grain, it mows it, puts it on the platform and then sweeps it off so that it is in a row.  The platform and sweeping rakes, two vertical and one horizontal are wood.  Iron metal cutting blades are located at right front corner of platform.  One blade is vertical extending above height of platform and other is horizontal extending its entire width.  Small iron wheel on right side of platform with lever behind it to adjust angle of platform.  Large metal wheel on left side just left of wooden beam.  Iron seat is mounted to a vertical flat iron bar with horizontal footrest at end and is mounted just left of wheel very close to vertical spinning rakes.  Moving metal chains and disks allow rakes to spin when reaper is in motion.  Tin metal lidded box and open cup holder for an oil can are mounted to the beam in front.  Wooden platform is lined with a tin sheet and wooden sides were once painted red but paint has all but worn off.

RF2003.064 - McCormick "Daisy" reaper. Large seated mower eliminates the need for a buck rake. When it cuts the grain, it mows it, puts it on the platform and then sweeps it off so that it is in a row. The platform and sweeping rakes, two vertical and one horizontal are wood. Iron metal cutting blades are located at right front corner of platform. One blade is vertical extending above height of platform and other is horizontal extending its entire width. Small iron wheel on right side of platform with lever behind it to adjust angle of platform. Large metal wheel on left side just left of wooden beam. Iron seat is mounted to a vertical flat iron bar with horizontal footrest at end and is mounted just left of wheel very close to vertical spinning rakes. Moving metal chains and disks allow rakes to spin when reaper is in motion. Tin metal lidded box and open cup holder for an oil can are mounted to the beam in front. Wooden platform is lined with a tin sheet and wooden sides were once painted red but paint has all but worn off.

McCormick "Daisy" reaper. Large seated mower eliminates the need for a buck rake. When it cuts the grain, it mows it, puts it on the platform and then sweeps it off so that it is in a row. The platform and sweeping rakes, two vertical and one horizontal are wood. Iron metal cutting blades are located at right front corner of platform. One blade is vertical extending above height of platform and other is horizontal extending its entire width. Small iron wheel on right side of platform with lever behind it to adjust angle of platform. Large metal wheel on left side just left of wooden beam. Iron seat is mounted to a vertical flat iron bar with horizontal footrest at end and is mounted j

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 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 RF2004.011 - Riding cultivator is solid iron metal with two twelve spoke wheels above which is a spade-shaped seat with two rows of oval-shaped perforations along outer edge.  Attached to back horizontal beam beneath seat are seven c-shaped metal rods with flat pointed and rounded bottoms for popping weeds.  Two vertical spring wire levers are mounted in front of seat at back of front metal beam and are used for adjusting wheel height.

RF2004.011 - Riding cultivator is solid iron metal with two twelve spoke wheels above which is a spade-shaped seat with two rows of oval-shaped perforations along outer edge. Attached to back horizontal beam beneath seat are seven c-shaped metal rods with flat pointed and rounded bottoms for popping weeds. Two vertical spring wire levers are mounted in front of seat at back of front metal beam and are used for adjusting wheel height.

Riding cultivator is solid iron metal with two twelve spoke wheels above which is a spade-shaped seat with two rows of oval-shaped perforations along outer edge. Attached to back horizontal beam beneath seat are seven c-shaped metal rods with flat pointed and rounded bottoms for popping weeds. Two vertical spring wire levers are mounted in front of seat at back of front metal beam and are used for adjusting wheel height.

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 RF2003.030 - Two-bottom Walking Plow is a large heavy solid iron plow, painted green with yellow wheels.  It was used with 3-4 oxen or horses for plowing large areas.  Two plow blades span 36" each.  Metal rod handles at back have clamps attached to wire rods for making height adjustments.  Similar rod at front adjusts the span between plow blades.

RF2003.030 - Two-bottom Walking Plow is a large heavy solid iron plow, painted green with yellow wheels. It was used with 3-4 oxen or horses for plowing large areas. Two plow blades span 36" each. Metal rod handles at back have clamps attached to wire rods for making height adjustments. Similar rod at front adjusts the span between plow blades.

Two-bottom Walking Plow is a large heavy solid iron plow, painted green with yellow wheels. It was used with 3-4 oxen or horses for plowing large areas. Two plow blades span 36" each. Metal rod handles at back have clamps attached to wire rods for making height adjustments. Similar rod at front adjusts the span between plow blades.

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 RF2003.028 - 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 RF2003.031 - John Deere road-building plow is solid oak with oak handles.  Blade is affixed with steel parts.  A steel bar wraps around top and bottom of beam, outside of handles and at top and bottom of handle ends forming steel grips.  All steel is painted green while oak has a clear lacquer finish.  The large blade is made of heavy iron so that it will not break if it hits a rock.

RF2003.031 - John Deere road-building plow is solid oak with oak handles. Blade is affixed with steel parts. A steel bar wraps around top and bottom of beam, outside of handles and at top and bottom of handle ends forming steel grips. All steel is painted green while oak has a clear lacquer finish. The large blade is made of heavy iron so that it will not break if it hits a rock.

John Deere road-building plow is solid oak with oak handles. Blade is affixed with steel parts. A steel bar wraps around top and bottom of beam, outside of handles and at top and bottom of handle ends forming steel grips. All steel is painted green while oak has a clear lacquer finish. The large blade is made of heavy iron so that it will not break if it hits a rock.

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 RF2003.036 - McCormick-Deering seeder/wagon.  Large wooden seeder wagon has four large 14-spoke wooden wheels with iron band metal tires.  The two back wheels are larger than the front.  Wooden body was once painted green while wooden back plate above bed at back to which trapezoid shaped iron hopper is mounted is painted red.  Back end of bed below hopper is hinged to fold down.  There are two metal gears below hopper attached to shaft that is connected to a chain that is wrapped around an inner metal circle attached to back left wheel so that when wheel is in motion chain and gears turn dropping seeds from hoper that are distributed via two spinning fan blades mounted below gears.  Back wheel shaft is mounted securely to both sides of wagon bed while front wheel shaft is mounted to center front of bed and supported by a bent wood metal-lined circular beam, so that wheels can move side to side and wagon can turn.  Front wooden beam is mounted to an iron rod that is securely mounted to both ends of front wheel shaft.  Front of wagon bed is open, but two vertical notches in front side walls indicate that a front bed wall is probably missing.

RF2003.036 - McCormick-Deering seeder/wagon. Large wooden seeder wagon has four large 14-spoke wooden wheels with iron band metal tires. The two back wheels are larger than the front. Wooden body was once painted green while wooden back plate above bed at back to which trapezoid shaped iron hopper is mounted is painted red. Back end of bed below hopper is hinged to fold down. There are two metal gears below hopper attached to shaft that is connected to a chain that is wrapped around an inner metal circle attached to back left wheel so that when wheel is in motion chain and gears turn dropping seeds from hoper that are distributed via two spinning fan blades mounted below gears. Back wheel shaft is mounted securely to both sides of wagon bed while front wheel shaft is mounted to center front of bed and supported by a bent wood metal-lined circular beam, so that wheels can move side to side and wagon can turn. Front wooden beam is mounted to an iron rod that is securely mounted to both ends of front wheel shaft. Front of wagon bed is open, but two vertical notches in front side walls indicate that a front bed wall is probably missing.

McCormick-Deering seeder/wagon. Large wooden seeder wagon has four large 14-spoke wooden wheels with iron band metal tires. The two back wheels are larger than the front. Wooden body was once painted green while wooden back plate above bed at back to which trapezoid shaped iron hopper is mounted is painted red. Back end of bed below hopper is hinged to fold down. There are two metal gears below hopper attached to shaft that is connected to a chain that is wrapped around an inner metal circle attached to back left wheel so that when wheel is in motion chain and gears turn dropping seeds from hoper that are distributed via two spinning fan blades mounted below gears. Back wheel shaft is m

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 RF2003.039 - Vineyard plow is solid steel with blue paint throughout except for small disk blade which is painted red.  Grips wrap over ends of steel handles.

RF2003.039 - Vineyard plow is solid steel with blue paint throughout except for small disk blade which is painted red. Grips wrap over ends of steel handles.

Vineyard plow is solid steel with blue paint throughout except for small disk blade which is painted red. Grips wrap over ends of steel handles.