THE CELEBRATED SPARK PROOF, Double Cut Off Slide Valve Agricultural Engine CLIMAX with Upright Boiler/ and the New ECONOMIZER with Horizontal Flue Boiler [title at head of poster].

Woodstock, Ontario: R. Whitelaw (A.H. Garrell & Co., Proprs., Toronto Lith. Co.), Advertising poster, 5 7/8 x 17 inches, featuring a full color lithographic image of the Climax and Economizer at work, with a third large agricultural machine in use, all manned by six rather well-dressed workers, feeding the machinery and stacking the finished large grain bags, set in the foreground of rolling hills, a large lake with a two-masted sailboat, and a farm house on wooded property. The first foundry for the Whitelaw company was built near Woodstock in 1856, with the company locating in Woodstock proper in 1874 and continuing to operate its machine shop to the present. Text beneath image: “Built Expressly for Threshing Purposes with a Perfect Spark Arrester. Combining Economy, Efficiency, Durability & Safety. Separators & Engines Supplied at Lowest Price.” Apparently not recorded on OCLC. Very good. Item #64883

Price: $500.00

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