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

Copyright 2017. Robert A. Johnson. All rights reserved.

804 pages, including foreword, preface &

index pages, with more than 1,500 photos.

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".

The first and second editions are sold out, but

we are shipping the Third Edition!

Orders must be received by Dec. 18, to arrive by Christmas by Priority Mail.

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 ordered 250 copies in the Third Edition, making a total of 500 copies!