: Dated to the 1890s, this is an advertisement for a tree spade manufactured by the Cast Steel Plow Company in Dayton, Ohio, which manufactured Aughe plows, hedge knives, and tree spades. According to a centennial biography of Dayton published in 1897, the plant of the Cast Steel Plow Co. was located at 122 North Front Street and employed 20-25 employees. The business had been founded in 1885 to manufacture specially-designed and superior quality steel products, primarily for sale in Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky. View on Ohio Memory.
: VFM5808_02 Subjects
: Tree planting; Gardening; Harvesting; Garden tools Places
: Dayton (Ohio); Montgomery County (Ohio)