Numerous collections contain farm equipment and other objects related to agriculture.
This Technical Leaflet provides professionals who are not experts in antique farm equipment with tools to research agricultural objects.
Robert Williams explains the different type of categories of farm equipment based on how they were used and where to look for identification clues.
He also provides helpful sources for researching farm objects and tools for documenting them.
Technical Leaflet #101 (1977)
For more information on similar topics, please refer to Technical Leaflet Bundle 16, Collections Management III.