Ohio Valley Chapter, INSSAR
July 25, 26, 27, 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.
Informational tent almost set-up.
Set up, ready to go.
The tent was manned all three days by
SAR compatriot Kenneth Gilkey and DAR, SAR Ladies Aux. member Peggy Gilkey
Above & below are a couple of the steam tractors at the show.
Peggy Gilkey (in red tent) observes a steam tractor slowly moving past.
July 25, Fri.--Temp. 78* -- Humidity 55 % -- Wind NW 10-15
July 26, Sat.--Temp. 92* --Humidity 52 % -- Wind SW 0-5
July 27, Sun.- Temp. 90* -- Humidity 36 % -- Wind SW light