The Pre '30 Auction

by Aumann Vintage Power


April 22, 2017 Auction starts at 10:00 Central


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Do you have an Early tractor, engine or vehicle and are looking to sell? Now is your chance! This auction is featuring Pre-1930 tractors, along with early engines and vehicles! Give us a call today to consign!

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The Pre ‘30 Auction


Do you have an Early tractor, engine or vehicle and are looking to sell?

Now is your chance!  This auction is featuring Pre-1930 tractors, along with early engines and vehicles!

Call our office at (888) 282-8648 or email [email protected] to consign one item or your entire collection!

Make sure you check back often to see what gets consigned!

Pre '30 Engines

Pre-1895 8hp Golden Gate - Extemely rare!  Vertical, overhead cam, California Engine; 4hp Palmer Rey Hercules - Rare, vertical, San Franisco, CA; 9hp Tray Cooled Alamo - Portable, beautiful engine!; 12hp Brown-Cochran - rare, original condition; 20hp Brown-Cochran Stationary - rare, original condition, incomplete but a fantastic project; 1902 4hp Stover - rare, early square push rod, full base; 8hp Atlas King Bee - rare, tank cooled with vertical flyball governor,  Ind., IN. ; 1hp Cavanough Darley - rare, unique 'donut' flywheels, seldom seen engine; 4hp Union Gas Engine Co. - Vertical Side-shaft, California engine; 8hp Lawson Lawton - beautiful original with brightwork complete, side-shaft with vertical flyball governor;  4, 6, 8, and 10hp Hopper Cooled Moguls - All completely restored with professional paint jobs; Rumely Oil Turn 20-40 - great original factory skid engine, 2 cylinder; Associated 25 HP Power Unit - Original on base, original cooling tank and fuel tank

Pre '30 Vehicles

1911 IHC J30 Touring - Beautful J30 that has been to Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance; 1915 Ford Model T Speedster- Nice restoration that runs well!; 1922 Chevrolet Touring Car - older repaint; 1927 Buick 7 Passenger Touring - older repaint, 1968 6 cylinder engine

Pre ’30 Tractors Already Consigned!

Galloway Farmobile – One of just a few known to exist!  Sn. 540, recent extensive frame off restoration, runs very well, Bosch magneto, stained wood platform, working priming pump, all pinstripping done by hand, great tractor!

Rumely 15-30 F - older restoration, runs and drives well!

Hart Parr 22-45 - Sn. 2836 from the Krumwiede collection, one of a few known

Aultman Taylor 22-45 - older restoration with some original paint still visible, great gearing, 25-50 radiator, canopy, parade rubber

1923 John Deere D - The oldest example known to exist, a fantastic piece of John Deere history! Featured on the cover of the May/June 2016 issue of Antique Power magazine

1938 Minneapolis Moline UDLX, restored;  Case 20-40 - Sn. 22424, Excellent runner, restored; Case 12-25 - Sn. 4568, Professional restoration, very nice tractor, hard to find & seldom seen!; 1919 Goold Shapley and Muir Beaver Tractor - 24-12 from the Marahanka collection; Little Bull Tractor - Sn. 493, recent professional restoration, Super nice!; Experimental Samson Line Drive - Rare!, recent professional restoration, chain driven, Super nice!; Eagle 13-25 - older restoration;  Parrott 10-20 Tractor – Rare, older restoration, runs, Dixie/Aero magneto,; John Deere GPO Lindeman - Restored, earliest one known!; Rumely 16-30 – Older restoration, original decal still visible on frame; Electric Wheel Co. All Work Tractor - Restored, Model C; Heider 12-20 Model C - original condition, canopy, still has some original paint visible; Gray Drum Drive, older restoration, runs well; 1917 Heider Model 9-16, restored, runs and drives well; 1917 Case 9-18; Huber Light Four 20-36; Minneapolis 17-30B; Case 10-20 – Older restoration, runs; 1926 Case 12-20; 1928 Greyhound Special, nice original, 1 family tractor; 1920 International 10-20 Titan – Sn. 57854,  clutch pulley; Baker Model 25-50, recent complete restoration; Hart Parr 16-30, recent complete restoration; Hart Parr Model 12-24, recent complete restoration; Hart Parr Model 18-36, recent complete restoration; Twin City Model 17-28 - restored, parade rubber, runs well; 1930 Massey Harris 4 Wheel Drive, older restoration, starts and runs well; Cletrac Model H - nice original that runs well; Moline Universal, original 4 cylinder parts tractor; Twin City 20-35, older restoration; Holt 2 Ton, original condition, freshly rebuilt carburetor; 1934 John Deere A, 20th model A built, KW light generator setup, many great early options;  IHC Mogul Scale Model Tractor, neat model using a 3-5 LB engine;  One Cylinder Scale Model Tractor- another neat model using a 4hp Cushman engine;  John Deere GPWT, side steer, restored, parade ready;  John Deere GP, restored, round spoke rear wheels


Literature and Memorabilia


IHC 8-16 Mogul tractor model- built by Salvatore Rubino, a longtime employee of IHC, as the leader of the model shop, one of a few known to exist; Pair of J.I. Case Old Abe Eagle wooden carvings- early 1900s dealership display, hand carved; J.I. Case Old Abe Eagle on tree chromolithograph- measures 20x26; Gas Traction Co. Big 4 tractor foldout brochure/poster- measures 27x33; Emerson Brantingham Model L tractors brochure/poster- measures 26x38; Emerson Brantingham 12-20 tractor brochure/poster- measures 36x38; J.I. Case 10-20 3 wheel tractor brochure/poster- measures 26x38; Litho: Rumely F brochure with wood ends- measures 22x26; Wood, Taber & Morse 4 driver steam engine chromolithograph- measures 13x16; C.W. Parker steam engine- Framed, frame measures 30x23; Emerson Model L tractor advertisement color- Framed, frame measures 23x15.; Minneapolis color page display- Framed, frame measures 18x14.; Gugler Lithograph Co. ad featuring Avery tractor ads- measures 18x13; Hart-Parr 12-24 tractor brochure/poster- measures 19x25; Rock Island Model G 15-25 tractor brochure/poster- measures 23x15; Massey Harris General Purpose Tractor brochure/poster- measures 19x25; Massey Harris General Purpose Tractor brochure/poster- measures 19x25; Emerson Brantingham buggy vehicles brochure/poster- measures 11x17; La Plant Choate Stump Puller- measures 16x21; Birdsell Clover Huller- measures 16x18; Birdsell Clover and Alfalfa Huller- measures 11x26; Lot of 4 Huber tractor / threshing brochures- measures 12x18; 1892 California Orchard & Farm newspaper featuring Union Gas Engine Co.- measures 10x14; Lot of Waterloo Boy Cabinet photos (x4)- ; Rock Island Plow Co. Catalog No. 42- nice 286 page catalog ; IHC Dealer's Catalogue- full binder with various implement catalogs; Pioneer Thresher Co. (Minneapolis, MN) brass stencil- measures 22x22; 1922 Fordson tractor calendar- measures 9x15; Waterloo Heider and Eagle tractors foldout brochure; Rumely H tractors calendar top- measures 8.5x11; The Backer Steam Tractor 22-45 HP brochure ; 1916 Farm Machinery Farm Power magazine- measures 10x13.5; Lot of 4 Case Trackson crawler dealer prints- measures 8.5x11; J.I. Case Road Machinery catalog- 16 pages ; Fordson tractor foldout brochure- measures 16x18; C. Aultman Co. Canton Monitor steam engine litho- measures 9x11; Avery 15-30 Tractor Foldout Brochure - very neat! ; 1916 10-20 Case Operators Manual; 1915 J.I Case Tractor Repair Price List – Includes 12-25, 20-40, and 30-60 gas tractors; 1915 Russell Co. Catalog – Gas and Steam tractors; 1912 Twin City Tractors – Testimonial booklet; 1922 Avery Full Line Catalog – Includes Tractors, Trucks, and Implements; 1914 Avery Starting Instruction Book – for “Light-weight” gas and oil tractors; 1915 Avery Gas Tractor Repair Price List – from 12-25 – 40-80 tractors; 1915 Avery Tractor Hitch Book – Neat!; 1912 Big 4-30 “Straight from the Shoulder” Testimonial Book – Very neat with lots of “on the farm” photos; 1910-1911 Big Four Thirty Catalog Book- Small catalog with testimonials, pricing and details about the tractor; 1925 Huber Roto-Rack Thresher Catalog – nice centerfold; 1925 Case Tractor Catalog – showcases L and C models along with others; 1916 Hart Grain Weigher Catalog; 1925-1930 Huber Tractor and Machinery Catalog – 18-36, 20-40, and 25-50 Super Four tractors along with Threshers; 1928 Baker Full Line Catalog – Gas tractors and Threshing machines; Chamberlain Road Machine Catalog; 1913 Geiser Machinery Catalog – Steam and Gas tractors; Caterpillar Thirty-Five Diesel Catalog; 1915 Minneapolis Steam and Gas Tractor catalog – 12-15, 17-30, 35-70, and 22-44 tractors; Minneapolis Power Farming Machinery Catalog – 17-30 tractors; 1914 Minneapolis Testimonial Book – missing cover; 1927 Minneapolis Power Farming Machinery Catalog – Includes Gas and steam tractors







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