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Collection Number RG0927.AM
Collection Name RG0927 Kaar, Ira James, 1851-1916
Identifier Personal papers
Size and Materials 1 folder
Title Ira James Kaar collection
Date or Date Span 1902-1908
Year Range from 1902
Year Range to 1908
Level of description Fonds/Coll
Scope & Content The collection consists of one folder containing information regarding farm equipment that was invented by Ira James Kaar, Havelock, Nebraska. It includes the patent applications he submitted for a Lister Attachment for Planters (1902); a Double Lister (1904); a Potato Feeding Mechanism (1908); a Disk Scraping Mechanism (1906); and a Corn and Potato Planter (1908). There are also three advertising cards for several of the Kaar implements. Also included is a history of the Two-Row Loose-Ground Potato Planter and the Two-Row Loose-Ground Lister (which was manufactured by the Lincoln Lister & Plow Company).
Creator Kaar, Ira James, 1851-1916
Finding Aids This is the only finding aid available.
Subjects Agricultural machinery & implements
People Kaar, Ira James, 1851-1916
Search Terms Agricultural implements -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Agricultural machinery -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Businesses -- Lincoln (Neb.)
Corn planters
Farm equipment -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Inventions -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Inventors -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Lincoln Lister & Plow Company (Lincoln, Neb.)
Potato planters