Ayers Auction & Realty
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Feb 12, 2006 - 10:00 A.M. Central
Aumann Auction Center
20114 IL Rt. 16
Nokomis, IL 62075
Mr. Kite was not only a Case, Hart Parr & Lauson dealer, but also a collector. He passed away in 1955 and his collection of early steam and gas tractor catalogs are now being offered by the family!
Aumann Auctions, Inc.
20114 Illinois Route 16
Nokomis, IL 62075
The Roy Kite Collection
Early Gas & Steam Traction Engine Literature
Mr. Kite was not only a Case, Hart Parr & Lauson dealer in
Special Features Include:
Auction includes additional farm toys featuring Precision Classics, Ertl, Carter, Mohr, Cottonwood Acres, Customs, older toys with boxes and many more!
Excellent Cast Iron Old Abe on the World from the Kite Dealership
Early Green Case sign, sand finish
Excellent Case horizontal neon sign, excellent condition – no neon
PARTIAL LITERATURE LIST
SEE OUR WEBSITE FOR FULL CATALOG OF EACH INDIVIDUAL PIECE!
Case Full line catalogs from ’07, ’09, 12, 13, 15, ’17, ’20
Aultman Taylor catalogs from ’04, ’05, ’07, ’09, ’10, ’12, ’15, ’16
Avery catalogs from 03, 07 and several later ones with gas tractors
Numerous Minneapolis Threshing Machine catalogs including “Satisfaction”, ’03, ’06, ’09, ’10, ’11, ’12, ’13, ’15, plus others!
Numerous Rumely Full line catalogs featuring both steam and Oil Pull tractors
Other full line catalogs in multiple years from Huber, Woods Bros., Northwest, Port Huron, Keck Gonnerman, Illinois Thresher Company, Buffalo Pitts, Leader, Baker, Bidwell, Gaar Scott, Parsons and many, many more.
FABULOUS 1927 Hart Parr Dealer’s advertising kit that shows sales contracts, Hart Parr signs, posters, ad cuts, dealer giveaways, literature for that year including Hart Parr Power Unit and much, much more!
Awesome full color catalogs on AC 20-35 (western cowboy scene), Wallis 20-30, John Deere D, John Deere Prairie combines, Twin City 12-20, Townsend oil tractors, Early IHC Famous engine catalog, Ellis, Bessemer, Early Maytag, Ottawa engine catalogs, Awesome early Samson piece showing the Model M, Line Drive, the trucks and even the Samson Car – all in the same catalog!
LOTS of partial catalogs on Case,
Numerous Case repair manuals and parts lists from steam engines to cars, implements and gas tractors
Emerson Brantingham Big 4 30 catalog
Rock Island G2 parts list
Fordson operators and parts lists
Several Lauson tractor catalogs and sales sheets
1929 Nichols & Shepard price list
Several Frick steam catalogs
Nichols & Shepard Chaff & Grain Dealer magazines
Numerous Nichols & Shepard Catalogs
Lots of copies of Farm Implement News
16-30 Oil Pull Manual
Several Hart Parr full line catalogs,
Flour City Full line brochure showing the 14-24, 20-35, 30-50 & 40-70, even the power unit!
Partial IHC Mogul catalog
Early Oliver Shield magazines
Farm Implement News from the 1930’s to 1950’s
Iron Man Album magazines from the beginning when it was The Farm Album – 1940’s up to the 50’s
Tons of Case literature from CC to 400 series – tractors, implements and more!
Nearly complete set of Case Eagle dealer magazines from 40’s
Avery Salesmans’s binder for Threshers and combines, includes sales literature, order forms and more
Thresherman’s Review & Tractor and Gas Engine Review Magazines
Tractor Red & Field Books
Farm Mechanics magazines
Steam & Memorabilia
Whistles include: 10” x 5” 3 chime
5” x 2 ½” single chime
3 ½” x 1 ½” single chime
8” x 3 ½” 3 chime
10” x 4” 3 chime, probably Buckeye
8” x 3” 3 chime
10” x 3” single chime
Steam gauges from Case, Hudson, Huber, Herbert and more
Awesome like new Detroit Zero Lubricator with original sales literature!
Oliver & AC Pith Helmet
IH & JD Oil Cans
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This is only the toy tractors. Literature and Memorabilia to be posted soon! Be sure to keep checking back!