Manufacturers of corn pickers covered in the book include:


Overby, Steiner, Port Huron, Taylor, Baird, Goodhue, Appleton, Independent Harvester Company,

Deering, McCormick and International Harvester Company,

Advance-Rumely, Allis-Chalmers, Nichols & Shepard, Hart-Parr, Oliver,

New Idea, John Deere, Belle City, Continental Cultor Company, Harry Ferguson,

Kuhlman (as "Farmaid Corn Picker" "Farm-Aide" and "Farm Aid", as well as Soilfitter and "Soilfitter-Kuhlman corn picker" with information on "Soilsurgeon" implements), George B. Miller & Son Co., William Galloway as "Wm. Galloway Co." and "William Galloway & Sons Co.", "Corn Belt Corn Picker", "Black Hawk Corn Picker" from Ohio Cultivator Co. and

Co-Op from "National Farm Machinery Company" and Cockshutt,

"Sears, Roebuck & Co." and the "David Bradley Corn Picker", Farm-Rite, L.H. Schultz, "Jeep Corn Picker",

J.I. Case, the Rosenthal corn picker and the Rosenthal Cornbine,

Wood Brothers (also known as Woods Bros.) corn picker, Ford and Ferguson,

Minneapolis-Moline, (with more mention of Oliver and Cockshutt and White corn pickers), Massey-Harris,

"Great American Corn Picker", the "Iowa Corn Picker" from Associated Mfg.,

the "Sargent Corn Picker" from McGrath and FMC (Food Machinery Corporation), Steel-Craft corn picker,

Calhoun and UFT (also known as United Farm Tools) corn picker, Vermeer and the "Wyde Tred Corn Picker".

"Corn Pickers, And the Inventors Who Dreamed Them Up"

Copyright 2018. Robert A. Johnson. All rights reserved.

We are stunned that there has been so much interest.

We are humbled.


We were very surprised to see that Max Armstrong has posted a video at https://www.facebook.com/maxarmstrong.farmalltractors/

to show everyone what the inside of this comprehensive book looks like!


We are working on a second book, "Corn Cribs: Every Farm Had One"

We are accepting photos and stories at  pajspages@yahoo.com with the subject line:  Corncribs Watch for this website for Corn Crib Book availability.

804 pages, including foreword, preface &

index pages, with more than 1,500 photos.

The first and second editions are sold out, but more Third Edition copies will be ready to ship in early July 2018. Unfortunately, due to factors beyond our control, printing costs have risen.

Cost of the book is now $135, with $15 shipping: Total $150.00.