2019 History of Tractors presentation POSTPONED
March 19’s History of Tractors presentation has been POSTPONED due to extreme snow buildup at WCHS. There’s just no place to park! Stay tuned for a new April date….we have a very exciting speaker lined up and you won’t want to miss it!
History of Tractors Series: CASE-IH Show & Tell Event
Tuesday, March 20, 2018 between 1:30-6:30pm (this is a drop-in event; no formal talk)
The Wright County Historical Society’s History of Tractors Series is taking a different format for 2018! Join us on Tuesday, March 20 from 1:30-6:30PM at the Wright County Heritage Center (2001 Hwy 25 N, Buffalo) for a CASE-IH Show & Tell event. Please note that there will be no formal talk this year.
This ‘drop in’ event invites everyone to view CASE-IH items in the Hands On History Gallery and enjoy cake, lemonade & coffee in the Activity Room. Anyone wanting to showcase their personal collection is encouraged to participate as are any CASE tractor owners wishing to bring their tractors to show off in our parking lot (space & weather permitting). Additionally, WCHS will be showing some historic CASE informational films from our collection. To arrange for an inside or outside space, or for more information, please call Sally Stevens at 763-682-7323. Participation and attendance at the event are free of charge. Everyone is welcome. RSVP’s appreciated but not required to 763-682-7323.
History of Tractors Road Trip: CASE Operations in Fargo, ND
Thursday, March 29, 2018 at 12:30pm or 2:00pm in Fargo, ND
Join the Wright County Historical Society’s business manager, Sally Stevens, on Thursday, March 29, 2018 for this off-site tour to CASE's Fargo, ND operation (CASE Farm Manufacturing Operations, 3401-1st Ave, Fargo, ND). Free of charge, tour participants are responsible for their own transportation to and from Fargo, ND. The tour is 1.5 hours long and wheelchair accessible; no golf carts are available for this tour. Individuals must be 14 years of age to tour the facility. Long pants and closed-toe, low-heeled shoes are required. RSVP’s are REQUIRED to 763-682-7323 or online HERE by March 23, 2018.
A History of our History of Tractor's Series
???????? 2019 Date & Speaker to be announced
March 2018 Case Tractors - 'Show & Tell' event
March 2017 Cockshutt with the Minnesotans Go-pher Cockshutt Club
March 2016 Massey Harris/Ferguson with Phil Anderson & Sally Stevens
March 2015 Ford with Loren & Nancy Fossum
March 2014 Caterpillar with Ed & Sue Claessen
March 2013 Oliver with Leander Wetter
March 2012 Allis-Chalmers with Lon Saeger
March 2011 John Deere with Duane Rolstad & Rick Trahan
March 2010 International Harvester with Conrad Fiskness & Leander Wetter
March 2009 Minneapolis-Moline Tractors with Wes Robertson and friends
March 2008 Cockshutt Tractor Club with Rod Nelson and Gordy Lefebvre
March 2007 Case Tractors with Northland Case Tractor Club, Kurt Albeck & others
March 2006 Massey Harris/Ferguson with Chuck Bergstrom
March 2005 Ford Tractors with Chuck Bergstrom
March 2004 Caterpillar Tractors with Caterpillar Tractor Club, Ed Claussen
March 2003 Oliver Tractors with John Anderson, Luke Cain and Norman Duske
March 2002 Allis Chalmers Tractors with Robert and Joan Paulson
March 2001 John Deere Tractors
March 2000 Farmall Tractors with Leander Wetter & John Rivers
March 1999 Minneapolis-Moline Tractors with Wes Robertson