2018 Sioux Falls Farm Sign, Memorabilia & Literature Auction
Friday March 2nd, 10:30 a.m.
Located: Sioux Falls Convention Center,
Sioux Falls, SD
Doors will open at 9:30 a.m. for viewing—NO EARLIER PLEASE TO ALLOW FOR SET-UP!
Nearly 400 High-Quality Cataloged Lots this year! Super collection of Signs, Smalls & Literature of all brands! Some of the best of the year! Highlights include:
JD—Signs: DS Porcelain Neon Dealership Sign—good, but needs neon—from a SD Dealership; (2) JD Exclamation “New & Used” Signs—4-leg Deer & QFE Logo—both near mint! 6’x2’ 3-leg SSP Black Dealership Sign; Early SST Yellow/Black Embossed Sign—Mason City, IL; Type 3 4-leg Deer Clock—nice original; “Quality Farm Equipment” SST Self-framed Sign; “John Deere” Wood Cut-out Parts Counter Letters; QFE Logo Modern Neon Sign NIB; JD Demonstration Arrow Cardboard Sign; VanBrunt Drills Custom Sign;
JD—Literature & Trade Cards: 1961, ‘63 & ‘64 New Gen Hi-Crop Brochures—all mint! ’59 #99/#22 Cotton Picker Brochure; ’69 WA-14/WA-17 Brochure; 1904 Deere Vehicles Celluloid Notebook—rare; 20+ 3-panel Trade Cards (JD, D&M, Dain, Moline Wagon)—all early and most are very nice; 1897 JD bicycle Advertisement; ’62 Ind. General Sales Manual w/ 10-series; ’62 Ind. Equipment Small Handbook; 1930 Model D Sales Catalog; ‘29 GP Brochures; ’39 Gas Engine Brochure; ’67 Notebook-scarce; Several other brochures & manuals;
JD—Dealer Advertising: 1929 Calendar—Sac City, IA; ’30 Calendar—Beatrice, NE; ’32 Calendar—Arlington, MN; ’38 Calendar—Hillsboro, ND; ’38 Calendar—Fairmont-Sherburn, MN; ’51 Calendar—Clay City, IN; QFE Flashlight—Meservey, IA—NIB; Fertilizer Ashtray—Lindsborg, KS; 4-leg Ashtray—Platte, SD; 4-leg Raingauge—Osage, IA NIB; 4-leg Safety Flag—Bloomington, IN-mint; 4-leg Thermometer—Petersburg, IL; Rag Holder—Maddock, NE; 12” Level—Silverdale, PA-mint; Battery Strap—Meservey, IA; Bullet Pencil w/ Tractor—Marshall, MN; CAT/Killefer Feature Matchbook; Green 12’ Level—Morris, MN; QFE Ashtray—Findlay, OH; Tape measure-Brookings, SD—NIB; Pocket Knife—Clear Lake, IA; Hillbilly Matchbook Set—LeMars, IA; 2-leg Safety Flag—Council Bluffs, IA;
JD--Tools: Blue 4-leg #60 Oiler-nice & rare; King Corn Silo Clamp; Gilpin Plows Cast Iron Toolbox; Deere & Co. & JOHN DEERE Wood Handle Monkey Wrenches; Moline Broadcast Seeder End—made into Magazine Rack; 4-leg Chain Lube Spray Can;
JD—Memorabilia: 1931 Calendar Salesman Sample Set—wow! ’66 Power Train Bandana; Waterloo Boy Watch Fob w/ 1899 Waterloo Street Fair Pendant; Sharples Cream Sep. Smalls—2 Celluloid Pocket Mirrors (one with handle), Thimbles, Stickpins & Pinback; 1910-1911 Banner Buggy Calendar Cards; Velie Felt Pennants; FANGGS Chrome Plated Backhoe Bucket Tooth; 2-leg Porch Bell; 33.5 Plastic Fert. Sack; (3) Different Fertilizer Matchbooks; Pacesetter 4wd Decanter-NIB-mint;
IH—Signs: Burg Imp. Williamsburg, IA SST Dealer Sign; TOOLS DS Heavy Wood Sign; MD Cream Sept SST Embossed Sign-nice; Early Weber Wagons SST Embossed Sign; McCormick Machines SST Tacker Sign; M-D Farm Machines SST Sign—Meservey, IA; Blue Ribbon Special Custom Sign-nice;
IH—Dealer Advertising: Porcelain Thermometer—Brandon, MN-mint; Thermometer w/ 140 & Planter—Monroe, IA; Thermometer w/ M—Plano, TX; Several nice dealer thermometers—Zearing, IA--Ashland, OH—Big Rock, IL—Dubuque, IA—Laurel, NE—LeMars, IA—Neligh, NE—Spicer, MN—Tulsa, OK—Salem, SD & more; Red Oiler Can—Schleswig, IA—nice; White Parts Oiler—Osceola, IA; White M-D Oiler—VanMeter, IA; Hot Pad w/ Freezer—Waverly, IA; Large Ashtray—Sioux Falls; Ashtray w/ Cub Cadet—Epping, NH; Ashtray—Harrisonville, MO; Ashtray w/ Dozer—Canada; Ashtray—Edmore, ND; Dust Pan—West Point, NE; Matchsafe—Marsh, MT; Raingauge—Estherville, IA NIB; Raingauge—Yale, IL; Zippo Lighter—Redwood Falls, MN; Zippo Tape Measure w/ Detroit Diesel Logo—Bryan, OH; Zippo Lighter—Scotia, NE; S&P Shaker—Sloan, IA; Thermos—Worthington, MN;
IH—Memorabilia & Literature: 1906 Milwaukee Harvesters Calendar; 3/4” Drive Socket Set; 1 1/2t Jack; 7488 2+2 Thermometer; Pacesetter 2+2 Decanter NIB-nice; Early IHC Pocket Tape measure; ’76 Bi-Centennial Bell Paperweight; Primrose Thimble; Deering Harvester Pinback; Farmer’s Supply Lighter NIB; ½-gallon Flat M-D Cream Sept Oil Can; C-IH Pyramid Display NIB; Late 1960’s Dealer Sales Manual; 1920’s Bound Set of Booklets; Hardcover #20 Catalog;
Oliver: Rare Oliver Hart-Parr 10’ SST Smaltz Wood Frame Sign; 4’x8’ Farm Machinery Embossed Dealership Sign—Hickory Hills, PA; Chilled Plows Wood/Smaltz Small Sign; 2’x2’ SST Finest Farm Machinery Sign; Fordson/Oliver SST Tacker sign—Adairsville, GA; Finest in Farm Machinery Plastic Dealership Clock—works; Dust Pan—Allison, IA; Playing Cards—Newell, SD; 99 Salestex Brochure; 990 Ind. Scraper Brochure; 2455/2655 Op. Manual;
Case: 3’x6’ Eagle Hitch SST Sign; 2’x6 Farm Machinery Sign—very nice; 1937 General Catalog; ’57 12-month Catalog; 1963 30-series Dealer Catalog; Mirror w/ SC—New London, MN; S&P Shaker—Crosby, ND;
Allis-Chalmers: 4’x8’ SST Self-Framed Sign—NOS & near mint! (2) 8’ SST Vertical Embossed Signs—2 variations—one mint w/ Diamond logo; ALLIS-CHALMERS Skelton Neon-nice original; Small SST Sign—Deters Imp.; Terra-Tiger Oil Can; S&P Shaker w/ D-21—Jacksonville, IL;
Farm Equipment & Seed/Feed Signs & Clocks: DeLaval 8’ Wood/Smaltz Sign-nice original; Firestone 5’ SSP FARM TIRES Sign; Avery Small SST Sign; Aultman-Taylor SST Steam Engine Sign; MH Red/Yellow SST Sales-Service 2’x4’; MH Round Logo Canadian Sign—near mint; MH SST Small Embossed Sign; MM Square Neon Clock—works; (3) Different MM Masonite Signs; Goodyear Farm Tires Small SST Sign-unique; Minneapolis Threshing Co. Factory Scene Framed Print—original frame-nice; Johnston Continental Mower Framed Litho-nice; Superior Grain Drills Cardboard Sign; (2) DeLaval Small Signs; Ferguson System SST Sign; NI Literature Stand; MoorMans Feed Clock; MN Breeders Co-op SST Bull Sign—NOS; Golden Sun Feed SST Sign; Moews Seed Corn SST Sign; Blaney’s Corn DST Fenceline Sign-mint;
Farm Literature: 1914 Creeping Grip Tractor Catalog & Brochure; 1915 Holt Baby Crawler Brochure; BF Avery Hardcover Catalog; Farmer’s Co-op 1935 Catalog; lots more!
4-wheel Drive Memorabilia: BB Plate; Steiger “Measures Up” Large Raingauge NIB-nice; Steiger Necktie; Steiger Supertractor Plastic Thermos; Versatile Cups NOS; Brochures including several Big Bud, Versatile, Woods & Copeland, Knudson & more;
Other Advertising: Advance Thresher Banner Boy Celluloid Matchsafe; (2) CAT Calendars from Springfield, IL—1937 & 1938—both great; Hart Smidley Hog Feeder Salesman Sample; Stankee Wagon Large Mirror—Wheatland, IA; Badger Material Handling Dial Thermometer; Co-op Pith Helmet-mint; Indian Motorcycle Celluloid Pinback; MH Elephant Puzzle; MM Drinking Glass; Ford Straw Cowboy Hat; Ford Ashtray—Ashton, IA; Ford/Dearborn Kickapoo Café Plate; Ford Tire Tester NIB; Tomahawk Hybrid Seed LP Topper; Pioneer Raingauge NIB; Pioneer NOS Sacks; ’50 Berkshire Champ Trophy—Madison, SD;
(2) NOS Schwinn Bike Lights NIB; Cream Sep. Stickpins & Thimbles;
Terms: Cash, Good Check, Visa, MasterCard. SD Sales tax applies. No onsite food or beverage. 10% Buyer’s premium on all Internet, Absentee & phone bids. Please submit phone bids by Thursday March 1st, 4:00 p.m.
Note: We have saved some of the best of the best for this year’s auction! Quality & Rarity run high in all divisions! Please bring your own boxes and packing material, we do not provide that for this auction. Doors will open at 9:30 a.m. for viewing—no earlier please to allow for set-up!
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IH Literature & Memorabilia
LATE ADDITION! 2 Ultra-Rare John Deere LANZ Germany Banners! Came out of the Lanz headquarters--WOW!
Super collection of RARE SIGNS!
John Deere Trade Cards!
JD Literature & Memorabilia
Memorabilia of all brands!