Crops: Grain
Engraving of an adjustable switch real rake patented in 1865.
Adjustable Switch Reel Rake--Patented 1865
Benjamin Butterworth (ed.), Growth of Industrial Art, Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1892, 15.
Engraving of an adjustable switch reel rake.
Adjustable Switch Reel Rake--Patented 1884
Benjamin Butterworth (ed.), Growth of Industrial Art, Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1892, 15.
Engraving of a steampowered combine patented in 1879.
Combine--Patented 1879
Benjamin Butterworth (ed.), Growth of Industrial Art, Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1892, 17.
Wooden two-piece flail.
Flail
Gift of Ivan and Marilyn Karp
Engraving of a self raker harvester for reaping grain, patented 1855.
Reaper--Patented 1855
Benjamin Butterworth (ed.), The Growth of Industrial Art, Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1892, 15.
Engraving of a family reaping grain by hand.
Reaping--18th Century
Benjamin Butterworth (ed.), The Growth of Industrial Art, Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1892, 15.
Engraving of two men threshing with flails.
Threshing Grain
Benjamin Butterworth (ed.), Growth of Industrial Art, Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1892, 23.
Engraving of men using a steampowered threshing machine.
Threshing with Steampower
Benjamin Butterworth (ed.), Growth of Industrial Art, Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1892, 23.