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#785171 12/13/2022 9:30 PM
by hawkike
T.K.Nelson was my wifes Great Grandfather.He built his first automobile in 1905,pictured here with his family.No idea how many were built.He was better known for making the

"Nelson" one cylinder gas engine as shown in the picture.It has been restored and is owned by an Iowa farmer.
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#785281 Dec 15th a 04:23 PM
by hawkike
This is a 3 H.P. Nelson gas engine in working order.

The small one is an replica (miniature) of the 3 H.P.and it fires up and runs!
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#785173 Dec 14th a 01:19 AM
You likely know this info already. But, here's a pic of an exerpt from a book I have. Seems that there were several Nelson car companies.

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#785208 Dec 14th a 03:47 AM
by hawkike
Good info Jeremy,thank you for that!
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