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July 7, 2020

C.H. Wendel Archive: Reference Books, Steam and Magazine Literature


On August 12, 2019, Old Iron lost C. H. Wendel — community member, author and Gas Engine Magazine contributor — whose passion and knowledge for gas engines was unmatched. May 21st, 2020, was the close of an online auction featuring his personal collection of vintage printed materials. Following are the results.



“We were honored to conduct this auction for the family of Chuck Wendel and his legacy as he may have done more for our hobby than anyone else! His archives included thousands and thousands of pieces of material on anything he ever wrote about, including sales literature, catalogs, research notes, general catalogs, early technology periodicals and books on everything from steam engines to muscle tractors.” — Aumann Auctions, Inc.

For more information on Aumann Auctions, Inc. visit here


By The Gas Engine Magazine Staff | Jul 7, 2020

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