Scope and Content

Consists of a collection of early twentienth century trade literature, with an emphasis upon early agricultural tractor types 1892-1951

Administrative / Biographical History

Premises located at Colworth Manor, Chichester, Sussex


  • TR DRE/P2/B 1 - 86 Individual Publications - Various Manufacturers
  • TR DRE/P4/B 1 - 23 House Journals - Caterpillar Magazine and The Tractor
  • TR DRE/SP/1 Leaflet for collection of Vintage Tractors
  • TR DRE/SP3/1 Press Cuttings Album - Tractors

Access Information

Available for consultation

Acquisition Information

Material deposited on permanent loan, 6th July, 1973 T73/20


Compiled by Zoe Watson, March 2004

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available at the Museum of English Rural Life

Conditions Governing Use

Please contact the Archivist

Additional Information

All material reclaimed by depositor 1977

Personal Names