Harris Manufacturing Company Collection.

Collection Number: MC135

Typescript biography of George Harris, founder of the Harris Manufacturing company, by Clifford W. Koster, plus a photocopy of The history of Harris combined header and thresher (1994).

Founded in Stockton, California in 1902 by George Harris, the Harris Manufacturing Company began as a small harvester repair shop and eventually expanded into one of California's leading developers of gas harvesters.

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Agricultural Technology


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