Celebrates 1-Year Anniversary

Shared Stories
on March 6, 2011



Please allow me to introduce myself. My name is Michael Hinton. I am the Founder and Owner of


www.TheAntiqueTractorShow.comis a site developed for and about vintage tractor enthusiasts; with the goal of keeping the great tractors of the past, ever present long into the future.My aspirations are to further expand the website and bring recognition and awareness to Antique Tractor Preservation Day on a National level. 


In 2010, I was honored with a Proclamation from Jeremiah W. (Jay) Nixon, Governor of the State of Missouri, designating September 23 as Antique Tractor Preservation Day:

This is a FIRST for the State of Missouri, and to my knowledge, the United States!

www.TheAntiqueTractorShow.comis now celebrating its 1-year anniversary. I invite you to review our video scrapbook of the many accomplishments we’ve achieved:


Here’s a look at our History:

March 6, 2010 – Antique tractor enthusiast, Michael Hinton announced the launch of the internet’s premier vintage farm machinery site


May 18, 2010 – Jeremiah W. (Jay) Nixon, Governor of the State of Missouri signed the first ever in the United States -State recognized Antique Tractor Preservation Day [September 23, 2010]


July 23, 2010 – New Ozark Heritage Guide featured State of Missouri recognized Antique Tractor Preservation Day


August 19, 2010 – Terrence McCaffrey, Manager of Stamp Development, Arlington, VA informs that my proposal for the issuance of a Stamp commemorating Antique Tractor Preservation was being submitted for review and consideration before the Committee.


September 23, 2010 – Antique Tractor Preservation Day Event held in West Plains, MO


October 6, 2010 – The Antique Tractor embarks on creating National Day.


December 11, 2010 – Vintage Tractor Digest Magazine Spotlights Antique Tractor Preservation Day


Thank you!



Michael Hinton  
PO Box 775, West Plains, MO 65775 
Email: [email protected]

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