Ohio Valley Chapter, INSSAR
Oct. 10th & 12th, 2008
The Indiana Society of the Sons of the American Revolution (INSSAR) set up an informational tent
at Thresherman Park, Boonville Indiana, at the 45th Antique Tractor And Engine Show.
The three day show is put on by the Antique Steam and Gas Engine Club of Boonville, In.
Hundreds of tractors & engines, old cars & trucks, restored & original, wheat threshing,
hay baling, tractor pull, tractor race 100 yards (slowest tractor to cross finish line), reenactors,
pioneer cabin, eats, eats, eats, steam tractor belt driven working sawmill,
horse & mule plowing and over five acres of flea market.
The tent was manned two days by
SAR compatriot Kenneth Gilkey and DAR, SAR Ladies Aux. member Peggy Gilkey
Set up, ready to go.
Friday was a windy, beautiful fall day.
Oct 10, Fri.-- Temp. 83* -- Humidity 40 % -- Wind SSE 10-15
Oct 11, Sat.-- Temp. 86* --Did not man table on Sat.
On Sat. attended West Side Nut Club Parade in Evansville, In.
Oct 12, Sun.-- Temp. 86* -- Humidity 35 % -- Wind SSE 10-15