Category: Issue Archive

IV, No. 4 (Autumn 1985)

“Freeze-Proofing Windmills in Moderate Climates;” “‘Twin Wheel’ Windmills with Single Wheels;” “The Bollée Wind Engines;” “Windmill Memorabilia;” “Windmill Hosts Snake;” “Raising Burros, Cows, and Windmills;” “I Am the Windmill,” review of Homestead Windmills.   All...

IV, No. 3 (Summer 1985)

”Those Magnificent Multiple-Wheel Windmills;” “‘Rungs Are for Feet:’ A Few Comments on Tower Safety;” review of Range Water Pumping Systems: State-of-the-Art Review.   All Back Issues Available by Mail Order for $5.00 Each

IV, No. 2 (Spring 1985)

Special issue on the windmills of the Great Depression; “New Deal Specials: Bargain Windmills of the Depression Era;” “Windmill Economy (1932);” “Getting into the Windmill Business During Hard Times;” “American Windmills in South Africa;”...

IV, No. 1 (Winter 1985)

Special issue on the windmills of Kansas; “Windmill Manufacturers of Kansas;” “The Currie: ‘The Poor Man’s Windmill;’” “Annual Lubrication for Self-Oiling Windmills;” “Inventions Wanted in Texas: A Letter from 1860;” review of The Windmill: Its...

III, No. 4 (Autumn 1984)

”The Stover Manufacturing Company and Its Windmills;” “The Whitchurch Wind Engine;” “Anchors for Windmill Towers;” “1899 Picnic of the Dempster Mill Manufacturing Company;” “Drilling Water Wells by Hand in 1900.”   All Back Issues...

III, No. 3 (Summer 1984)

”The Large Diameter Windmills;” “How to Splice Repairs in Wooden Tower Legs;” “Prairie Monuments;” “Notes & Queries;” “Pioneer Mills of the Industry: ‘Leffel Iron Wind Engine;’” review of Well-Drilling Methods.   All Back Issues Available...

III, No. 2 (Spring 1984)

Special issue on “The Monitor Line” of windmills from the Baker Manufacturing Company; “A Product History of the Baker Manufacturing Company;” “Who Made the Standard?;” “Windmills for Refrigeration;” “How to Rawhide a Wooden Windmill Wheel;”...

III, No. 1 (Winter 1984)

”Windmill Towers in Their Infinite Variety;” “Kansas Wind Power in 1850;” “Care of Windmills (1918);” “Our Contemporaries;” “Woods Used in the Manufacture of Historic Windmills;” “Well Drilling on the Plains in the 1880s.”  ...

II, No. 4 (Autumn 1983)

”The ‘Other Dempster:’ The Dempster Manufacturing Company of Des Moines;” “Cutting Rims for Wooden Windmill Wheels;” review of The New Alchemy Water Pumping Windmill Book; “Verbal Eruptions from the Publisher.”   All Back Issues Available...

II, No. 3 (Summer 1983)

Special “Challenge” issue; “Challenge Line of Windmills;” “The ‘Challenge’ Exhibit at the 1893 World’s Fair;” “Replacing Babbitt-Seated Roller Bearings for Windmills.”   All Back Issues Available by Mail Order for $5.00 Each