Nichols & Shepard Co.



"The Finest, Fastest, Cleanest THRESHER"

Battle Creek, Michigan


In Continuous Business Since 1848.

 This CD includes all 40 pages of the original catalog which features the "Red River Special" line.  Pages have beautiful line drawings highlighted in red, with lots detailed descriptions of how these wonderful machines worked.

The "Red River Special Line" included the 22 x 36 - 12 Bar Cylinder, the 28 x 46 - 12 Bar Cylinder thresher, the 30 x 52- 16 Bar Cylinder, the 32 x 56 - 16 Bar Cylinder, the 36 x 60 - Bar Cylinder, as well as five sizes of Rice Threshers, and a Combine.  Also pictured are the 20-35 & 20-40 N.&S. Special Lauson-Built tractors.

An example of the catalog pages found on this CD...

Truly a wonderful historical documentation of a company and a technology leading the way during it's generation. 

Unlike expensive "Reprints", this .PDF data file contains high resolution

 color images which faithfully depict the pages of the Original.

Payment:   Paypal makes it easy to pay securely with any major credit card or e-check.  Our goal is to ship the next business day following payment notification from Paypal.  Idaho residents please add 6% sales tax to purchase price.

Shipping & Handling:  Buyer to pay shipping & handling.  U.S.P.S. 1st class is $4.75 US.   U.S.P.S. Priority with delivery confirmation is $8.75 US.  Most shipments will be made within one day of receipt of payment.  Shipments are via U.S.P.S. 1st class mail, unless buyer directs otherwise.

International Sales:   Contact for information on shipping and handling charges.  We will send Paypal invoice upon request.  We will not designate items as gifts to avoid customs charges.

CD Version

Only $12.99 plus S&H

Pay us securely with any major credit card or e-check through PayPal.

(Turn off  Pop-Up Blockers Before Using the PayPal Button Below)

 Visa MasterCard Discover American Express eCheck

Visit our payment instruction page for detailed information on making a PayPal Payment. 

You will find options for using your credit card, your bank account or your existing PayPal account.

Download Version !!!

We have created a special downloadable version of this great catalog.  Downloading saves time and money by eliminating costs of materials and shipping and handling associated with mailings.  This version uses advanced compression techniques to reduce the file size dramatically from the Compact Disk version.  It still includes all of the original pages and is great for viewing and printing. 

(Click Here for Downloading Instructions)

Only $9.99

Download File 6.7 Megs

New technology has enabled us to dramatically reduce the size of our image files while maintaining excellent resolution. 

 This allows us to offer you the same great images you see on our Compact Disks in the form of a download.  

Files download directly to your computer,  no waiting for the mail, at a lower price.

We are using "PayLoadz" to bring this downloading service to you. 

For more information about selling your own digital products, click the button below.

Download files require Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0 or higher. 

If you don't already have that version get it by clicking on the button below.