Online Catalogue last updated 26th of July 2012
GREAT PHOTOGRAPHS OF FARM STEAM ENGINES offers a sampling of the powerful images from John F. Spalding's unparalleled archive of historical photographs. The book invites readers to step back into the age of steam power on farms in the United States and Canada: an era that reached a pinnacle in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. Viewers of these pictures are likely to be surprised by the quality and significance of these photographs of the great North American agricultural steam engine. Those readers that seek histories of the companies that built the engines and many additional images will also want to purchase THE STEAM TRACTOR ENCYCLOPEDIA, NEW EXPANDED EDITION, also by Spalding and Rhode.
GREAT PHOTOGRAPHS OF FARM STEAM ENGINES showcases nearly a hundred images from John F. Spalding's amazing collection. These pictures open a portal back to the steam era on America's farms.
Code No. 015785, ISBN 9781596721128, $38.00