RARE International Harvester Advertising Auction

Auction in Wakonda South Dakota, United States

10:00 AM Saturday
November 10th, 2012

RARE International Harvester Advertising Auction

Auction in Wakonda South Dakota, United States

Saturday at - 10th November, 2012



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Rare International Harvester Memorabilia Auction!

Saturday November 10th, 10:00 a.m.

Located:  Wakonda Legion Hall, Wakonda, SD

Live Internet bidding available through www.GirardBid.com!  Bid there without being there!  Every item photographed & described!

Over 400 Cataloged lots!  Highlights include:

Signs, Clocks, Posters & Displays: Rare Blue Ribbon Service Large SS Porcelain Sign; Large Trucks Logo 5’x5’ Reflective Dealership Sign; Large 66-series Dealership Showroom Poster—great original; 1971 66-series “GO IH RED” Dealership Showroom Poster—NOS; Prestolite Hi-Level Batteries Display Stand-nice; Cub Cadet Figural Neon Sign-nice; Construction Lighted Clock-- Herman Brown, Des Moines, IA; Large “Up Time Service” Thermometer; Huge NOS 706/806 4pc Poster Set; “Blue Ribbon” & “Red Warranty” Large Cardboard signs; Buy War Bonds Poster w/ KB-Truck-nice;” Pledged to Victory” Cardboard sign; Early Weber Wagons Cardboard sign; 3’x5’ Dealership Flag—NOS; 84-series Dealership Banner; Red & White Pennant Banners; several more nice Banners; 7488 2+2 Cardboard Hanging sign; Dexter Washing Machines Silk Banner (Sold through IH); 1970’s Cub Cadet Large Color Dealership Photo; Cub Cadet 50th Anniv. Clock NIB; several posters;

Tools: ¾” Drive 21pc & 17pc Socket Sets w/ box-both complete & nice; Super Rare Scout & Metro Van Handy Oiler 4oz Can-super graphics; ½” Drive Torque Wrench; ½” Drive 11” Ratchet; 3/8” Drive Swivel Head Sockets; ¼” Drive 6” ext.; 5/16th—1/4” Ratchet Wrench; 2 3/4lb Fire Extinguisher NIB; 2-quart Pouring Oil Can; Screwdrivers; XL-series Tape Measure; P&O Plow Brass Tool Check; 6 colored Fridge handles; IH Stop Leak Radiator Repair; several other misc tools; NOS 2+2 Emblems;

XL Dealer Items:  1979 IH XL 15”x8” Brass Plaque; XL Dealer Pen Holder Rosene IH; XL small brass plaque;

Early IH Smalls—Paperweights, Fobs, Stickpins & More:  Early IHC Round Padlock; (2) Steel Egg Separators—2 variations; Pressed Steel Nickel Plated Ashtray w/ Regular Tractor; early IHC steel pocket tape measure; McCormick Pocket Dexterity Game w/ Binder; Celluloid Tape measure w/ binder; Mountain Scene Tip Tray; Large Celluloid Pinback w/ Tractor Graphic; M-D Twine Sample Wisk-Broom w/ hang tag; Milwaukee Binders Tin-Litho Wall Match safe; Osborne Tin-Litho Wall match safe; P&O Plow Celluloid Christmas Ink Blotter Set-unique; Deering Harvesting Medallion w/ Egyptian Chain-rare; Osborne Kemp Spreaders Fob; P&O Plow Enameled Fob; Plano Harvester Fob; Pierced IHC Watch Fob; Primrose Cream Separators Enameled Watch Fob; Red/White/Blue Enameled Fob;  many more fobs; Brass IHC Stickpin-mint on card; P&O Brass Stick pins; Deering Stickpin; 1893 Deering Columbia Expo Token; Farm Life Rubber Stamp Set w/ F-20 graphics;

Small Memorabilia:   9” Cast Brass & Aluminum Keys; Rare Metro Van Match Holder w/ original matches; Large Brass Ashtray w/ IH Logo; #1 Engine Oil Coffee Pot; Large Leather Carrying case; Pearl Handle Pocket Knife NIB; Coleman Water Jug; pocket knives; money clips; Scout Playing Cards; bow ties; Playing Cards; Cribbage Set NIB; pens & pencils; tape measures; many matchbooks;  yardsticks; Belt Buckles; Irma Harding Containers; several great box lots of smalls; lots of CaseIH items too;

Factory & Corporate Advertising: RARE Geelong Plant Australia Kangaroo Matchstick Holder; Canton Works Plow Share Paperweight; Richmond Planter Plate Cast Iron Paperweight; Hamilton Plant Maple Leaf Ashtray; Farmall Plant Brass Padlock w/ key; 1973 IH Memphis Plant 25th Anniversary Award; Louisville Plant #1 License Plate Topper; Zippo Tape Measure—IH Photo Center; 1925 B&W Photo Boys/Girls Club at McCormick Works; Indianapolis Security Patch; ’73 IH Kansas City Region Large Intro book;

Early Brochures & Catalogs:  Early Leather Bound Sales Catalog w/ Mogul & Titan Tractors; 19-teens IH Dealer Catalog w/ Autowagon & Titan Brochures; Hardcover General catalogs #20, #23, #27 & #39; Weber Wagons Full Line Catalog W-16-nice; IH Specialty Advertising Brochure w/ Arcade Toys & Gas globe-mint! 1897 & 1889 P&O Pocket ledgers; 1887 McCormick Harvesting; 1887 & 1888 WM Deering Harvesting; 1893 McCormick Binder; 1894 P&O Plow Pedigree Corn; 1900 Deering Harvesters Catalog w/ embossed cover; 1901 Deering Catalog; 1903 Osborne Catlaog; 1904 Deering Ledger; early P&O Plow Catalog-near mint;1911 IH Better Crops booklet; 1914 Osborne Annual; 1919 Weber Auto/Implement Pocket Catalog; early style 15-30 Kerosene Tractor Brochure; Titan 10-20 Brochure; Weber Wagons Brochure; Unusual $1 per Bushel Trade Card; many other early tractor & equipment brochures;

Sales Literature & Paper:  Many Buyer’s Guides including Canadian, Australian, & Industrial; 86-series Dealership Full Line Catalog; 1946 TracTractors Sales Manual; 1947 IH Minneapolis Motor Truck Scrap Book; 1939 & ’58 IH annual Reports; Metro Literature; many crawler brochures; lots of 1950’s Tractor & Implement brochures too numerous to list; some manuals too!

Dealership Advertising: Heavy Glass Ashtray w/ M Tractor—Paynesville, MN; Mirror w/ Pickup & M Tractor—Elkton, SD; Sharpening Stone w/ 400-tractor Graphic—Durand, WI NIB; 1906 Leather Ledger from Coats, KS; Zippo Lighter—Sioux City, IA; Zippo Tape Measure—Grand Island, NE; 1945 Large IH Calendar w/ Military Equip. Print—Spokane, WA-nice; Thermometer—Oneida, IL; Thermometer—Sedalia, MO NIB; Tape measure—Aberdeen, SD; Tape Measure—Humeston, IA NIB; Clipboard—Millard, NE; S&P Shakers—Craig, MO; 1950’s Calendar—Parkston, SD; ’55 Calendar—St. Peter, MN; ’59 Calendar—Chamberlain, SD; ’64 Calendar—Scotland, SD; many calendars; RG Honner—Tabor, SD pitchers & glasses;

Clothing:  Spirit of ’76 Jacket; lots of Hats, Caps, Jackets, Coats, Dress Shirts, Polo Shirts Work Shirts & more—both IH & CaseIH.   

Terms:  Cash, Good Check, Visa, MasterCard.  SD Sales tax applies.  10% Buyer’s Premium on Absentee & Internet Bids only.  Absentee bids welcomed & encouraged!

Live Internet bidding available through www.GirardBid.com!  Bid there without being there!  Every item photographed & described!

Note:  This auction features the “IH” collection from the treasure trove of farm memorabilia of Don Eisma of Apple Valley, MN along with some great pieces from John “JP” Hargis of Fredericktown, MO.  Also includes a dispersal from retired IH Corporation employee Dalen Cooper of Sunrise Beach, MO.  If you can only attend one IH auction this fall, this is the one!  I promise you won’t be disappointed in the quality, quantity and absolute rarity of the items in this auction!  See you there!


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