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Yesterday today tomorrow, Selden Truck Corporation, Rochester, New York

EP001.12.004.001.023 (RS244044)

Description

The history of the Selden Truck Corporation is told with images of current models and the company's plans for the future. The invention of the first gas propelled road wagon in 1877 by George B. Selden is described in the item. "Baker Motor Sales Co., Inc., distributors Selden Trucks, 400 Mass. Ave., Cambridge, Mass." is stamped on the item.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1919
Date of Acquisition
1988
Physical Description
1 pamphlet, 19 pages : illustrations ; 6 1/4 x 4 1/4 inches
Dimensions
6 1/4x 4 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Sears House, 1988
GUSN
267165
Reference Code
EP001.12.004.001.023

Record details

Originator
Selden Truck Corporation (Publisher)
Other People
Selden, George Baldwin, 1846-1922
Descriptive Terms
Selden Truck Corporation
advertising
business (commercial function)
transportation
trucks
Material Type
brochures
pamphlets
Subjects
Massachusetts Avenue (Cambridge, Mass.)
Places
Rochester (Monroe county, New York state)
Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Product catalogues: Automotive supplies and vehicles: Automotive

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