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Tustin, California F.D.

An interesting early hose car that is on a converted automobile chassis. This maybe a chemical unit which used a chemical reaction to build up pressure in the tank. It has an appearance that is quite close to that of a 1911-14 Cadillac chassis and perhaps one of our readers will be able to positively…

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Model T Snow Mobile

A Model T Ford touring car which has been converted into a snowmobile. Note the use of what appears be a modified Ford one-ton truck worm drive axle which may identify the brand of the conversion. It could possible be by Whites Garage in New Hampshire as shown in this earlier post. I am sure…

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Studebaker Cab-Over

This mid to late thirties Studebaker cab-over truck with art deco styling shows the trend for many future trucks. By putting the cab directly over the engine, valuable space was saved that enabled the truck to carry more cargo. While popular with trucking companies, they were not favorites of truckers in warm climates as the…

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The Gilmore Oil Company

Earl Gilmore on the left and an associate pose with a tanker that may have only been used for promotional needs. It is outlined in neon and I wonder if it may have possibly had an on board generator to power the lighting. Maybe one of our readers knows more about this very unique truck?…

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