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Shown below are some of the old cars which are on display at the Evergreen Air Museum in McMinnville, Oregon.


Shown above is a 1929 Ford Model “A” U.S. Mail Truck. This vehicle had some innovative features such as hydraulic shock absorbers, safety glass windshield with automatic wipers, tilt-beam headlights, and a Bendix self starter.



Shown above is a Stoughton Bus manufactured by the Stoughton Cab and Body Company of Stoughton, Wisconsin for Chevrolet. Produced from 1920 to 1930, the 14 passenger bus “provided a new influence in the progress of transportation.” It has an all hardwood frame and featured seats with a soft spring construction for a smooth ride. The windows could be raised to provide the passengers with fresh air. It ran at about 30 miles-per-hour.




Since many of the aircraft displayed at the Evergreen Air Museum are military, some of the vehicles displayed are also military.



Some of the vehicles displayed are motorcycles.



Originally posted to Ojibwa on Wed Jan 16, 2013 at 02:51 PM PST.

Also republished by History for Kossacks.

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