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1908 Peerless steam lift plow, Pazandak Farm, Fullerton, N.Dak.
1908 Peerless steam lift plow, Pazandak Farm, Fullerton, N.Dak.
Title1908 Peerless steam lift plow, Pazandak Farm, Fullerton, N.Dak.
Date of Original1908?
CreatorPazandak, F. A. (Ferdinand August), 1883-1973
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionRear view of Geiser steam engine pulling a twelve bottom plow. Beside tractor is a water wagon with hoses running to tractor. Three unidentified men visible. In background is the Highland Farm.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectAgriculture
Subject (LCTGM)Plowing
Farming
Steam engines
Plows
Subject (Local)Water wagons
Peerless plows
Geiser steam engines
Organization NameGeiser Manufacturing Company
LocationPazandak Farm (N.D.)
Fullerton (N.D.)
Dickey County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Decade1900-1909
Item Number2026.63
Negative Number2026.63 (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. neg.)
Format of OriginalFilm negatives
Gelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original8 x 14 cm.
Transcription"[Steam engine] purchased by Pazandak Farm, Fullerton, N.D. fall of 1908 - Typed sheet with collection.
"The plow, 12 14" bottoms, independent gauge wheels and action with wood break pins, two long steam cylinders lift the 12 plows at one time, by operator turn of valve, opposite turn lets the steam out, dropping the plows. Front of plow clamped to rear of engine, rear wheel turned by cable operated from front axle, plow always behind the engine" - From descriptive text with collection.
NotesTitle on front of print.
Hand-colored framed enlargement in Institute's Milton R. Young Photograph Collection. An 8x10 copy color print of colorized version in Pazandak collection.
External ResourceImages featured on "Northern Great Plains, 1880-1920" part of American Memory, Library of Congress: http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/award97/ndfahtml/paz_home.html
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionF. A. Pazandak Photograph Collection 2026
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/1128
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2026.63)
Rights ManagementCopyright held by Institute for Regional Studies.
Languageeng
Digital IDrs003992
Original SourceNegative
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