What was the first John Deere tractor? I know the answer. I think. Well, maybe. Help me explore the candidates and put the controversy to rest.
Pastor Hartsough. D.M. Hartsough. Daniel Hartsough. D. Maurice Hartsough. Tracking him down in newspapers, trade journals and archives has been as difficult as finding a photo (which I still have not), or piecing together the tractors he designed and launched. Or the trail of partners left in his wake. Throughout my research, I keep getting … Continue reading Selling the Bull Tractor