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Object Name: Gasoline truck
Date: 1920-1940
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Medium: Iron, nickel, paint
Dimensions: Overall: 2 x 5 x 2 1/2 in. ( 5.1 x 12.7 x 6.4 cm )
Place made: North America, United States, Freeport
Description: Cast iron gasoline truck, painted green; roof of cab curves over top, not attached at front; small window of cab faces tank; high hood, running boards at sides; rounded tank attached at back behind cab, with two spigots at very back; details such as grilles, panels, etc. cast on body; nickel-plated wheels.
Credit Line: Gift of Wilmer R. Leech
Object Number: 1968.46b
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Marks: cast: on each side of truck: "GASOLINE"

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A similar, but much larger truck (no. 142) is pictured in Lillian Gottschalk, American Motortoys (See Publications).