No. 79 Photo John Deere Tractor and letter signed by Frank Hansen Droner
- Source: eBay
Up for auction is a 8 x 10 photo of the No. 79 John Deere tractor sold as junk for $5.00 and restored. It says "OLDEST JOHN DEERE (1918 No. 79) All Factory Original. Agriculture's First Million Dollar Tractor. Also included is a 8 1/2 x 11 fact sheet signed by Frank Hansen Droner. The photo has some staining at the top and is glossy and otherwise good - is dated 1991. Very nice piece for the John Deere Collector. Frank published a book called My Search for the Truth: A John Deere Tractor Mystery.