Technology: Equipment
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.
Advertisement for Comstock's New Horticultural Implements.
Advertisement for Comstock's Horticultural Implements
American Agriculturalist 29 (1879), 118.
1950 Advertisement for John Deere tractors.
Advertisement for John Deere Tractors
American Agriculturalist 147 (2 December 1950), 19.
Broadside for the American Cow Milker.
Broadside for Walter A. Wood Mowing & Reaping Machine Co.
California job case filled with type.
Engraving of a woman churning butter.
Churning Butter
Benjamin Butterworth (ed.), The Growth of Industrial Art, Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1892, 34.
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.
Diary entries from May 1861 to November 1862 written by Ann Scutt.
July 16, 1878 diary entry written by Marshall Fairbanks.
An image of drip irrigation
Drip Irrigation
Image of drip irrigiation, National Gardening Association, 2005.
Wooden two-piece flail.
Flail
Gift of Ivan and Marilyn Karp
Harrow.
Metal hay knife with wooden handle.
Hoe Washington Press.
Letter from Thomas Taggart to J.P. Meyers in reference to the Hinman Milking Machine Company's machines.
Letter in Hinman Milking Machine Trade Catalog
Thomas Taggert to J.P. Meyers (1917), Hinman Milking Machine Co. Trade Catalog, Oneida, NY: Hinman Milking Machine Co., c. 1918.
Ox cart from the side.
Horse or oxen-drawn plow.
Plow
Gift of Levi Yarter
Catalog advertisement for Economy King Cream Separators in the 1917 Sears Roebuck Catalog.
Sears Roebuck Catalog Advertisement
"Economy King Cream Separators," Sears Roebuck Catalog, 1917, 1327.
Soaker Hose
Soaker Hose
Photograph of soaker hose, National Gardening Association, 2005.
Image of a typical sprinkler.
Sprinkler
Photograph of a sprinkler, National Gardening Association, 2005.
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.
Woman milking cows with Hinman Units.
Woman Operating Three Hinman Units
Hinman Milking Machine Co. Trade Catalog, Oneida, NY: Hinman Milking Machine Co., c. 1918.
Wood type, letters A, Y, W, O, N, S.