Author: Chris Gillis

XXXIX, No. 4 (Autumn 2020)

Wind Chargers in Wartime Small Wind Turbines for Modern Military Applications Some Windmill Vignettes 1918 Spanish Influenza Strikes Windmill Factory A Tribute – Ralph R. Weibusch Nuts and Bolts – Assembling Wooden Windmill Towers...

XXXIX, No. 3 (Summer 2020)

Types of Trade Literature Employed in Marketing Windmills What Profits Earned From Manufacturing Windmills Could Buy Rufus W. Smith and His “Oklahoma Boomer” Windmill Nuts and Bolts – Wood for Windmill Towers Then and...

XXXIX, No. 2 (Spring 2020)

The Spring 2020 issue of the Windmillers’ Gazette is now available, featuring the Stover Manufacturing Company, an article about geared power windmills “walking out of the wind,” the American Windmill Museum’s Aermotor collection donated by Mark Welch, and information about reinstalling old steel windmill towers.

XXXIX, No. 1 (Winter 2020)

‘Radio on a farm is not a LUXURY – IT IS A Necessity!’: Parmak Wind Chargers How Windmills Moved from Factory to Farm Bill Chidester – A Tribute Nuts and Bolts – Tower Upkeep...

XXXVIII, No. 4 (Autumn 2019)

‘Want of a Good, Strong, Durable and Reliable Windmill’: The Story of John Reul ‘Challenge’ Faced Many Challenges The Heller-Aller Windmill Specialist Nuts and Bolts – Assembling Windmill Towers on the Ground Then and...

XXXVIII, No. 3 (Summer 2019)

History of the International Windmillers’ Trade Fair Bill Dalley, Founder of the International Windmillers’ Trade Fair Sharen O’Brock – A Tribute Nuts and Bolts – From the Ground Up Then and Now – The...

XXXVIII, No. 2 (Spring 2019)

A Closer Look at the Aero-Matic Windmill The First Wind Generator in France, 1887 The “Eureka Variant” Mystery David Ballenger – A Tribute Nuts and Bolts – Setting Windmill Tower Anchors Then and Now...

XXXVIII, No. 1 (Winter 2019)

Air-Electric Machine Company: The Early Years Fire Detection: Aermotor Forest Lookout Towers Nuts and Bolts – Tower Obstacles Above and Below Then and Now – Air Electric Machine Company All Back Issues Available by...

XXXVII, No. 4 (Autumn 2018)

World War I and the American Windmill Industry (Baker Manufacturing Company, Monitor windmills, Aermotor Company) American-Style Windmills in France during the Great War Phillis Ballew – A Tribute (Shattuck Windmill Museum); Nuts and Bolts...

XXXVII, No. 3 (Summer 2018)

Byron Jackson’s California Windmill Ingels Brothers’ Windmills Bill Brownfield, B. H. “Tex” Burdick, and the Opening of an Irrigation District Parades and Windmills Nuts and Bolts – Pump Leathers Then and Now – Byron...