The Toro Way of Motorized Farming

Date: c. 1919
Subject: Toro Motor Company
Origin: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Description: This catalog shows the first Toro farm tractor built in 1919. The Toro TO-RO came in two styles; a standard farm tractor and a convertible motor cultivator. The TO-RO tractor transitioned Toro from parts supplier to tractor manufacturer, creating the company that we know today. The rights to the TO-RO tractor were purchased by Advance-Rumely in 1927.


 

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Keywords: Toro Motor Company, John S. Clapper, Toro TO-RO, Advance-Rumely, Do-All, Farm Tractor, Motor Cultivator, Steel Wheels
Identifier: 2013.02.01
Collection: Tractor
Format: Staple-Bound Catalog
Credit: From the collections of THE AMERICAN FARM AND GARDEN―a gift from an anonymous donor.

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