Machine Agencies

MACHINE AGENCIES

by Martin Aarbo

Machine and car agencies were most always combined with the operation of garages.

Following is a list of machine agents that have carried on business in Elk Point over the years.

1915-1947 - C.J. Markstad International Harvester and Ford Machinery

1947-1977 - Zarowny Motors Case, Ford and Farmall and Ford Machinery

1945-1947-Alex Tannas Massey-Ferguson

1947-1977 - Mike Habiak Massey-Ferguson

1952-1955 - Harry Ramsbottom - John Deere

1950 - Tomkow Bros. Olliver

1947 - Peter Ference Cockshutt

1952 - Ralph Riemer Olliver

1954-1956 - Siler Bros. - John Deere

1956-1958 - Hicks John Deere

1958-1960 - Herbert Bros. John Deere

1953 - M. Pitre International Harvester

1956 - Paul Sadlowski International Harvester

1960 - Ralph Riemer John Deere

1968 - Frank Edwards - New Holland

1975 - Ken's Sales & Service New Holland

 

 

Markstad’s Implement Shop - 1917