[Non-DoD Source] [RealSTMFC] Photo: Boxcar For Automobile Roofs


Gatwood, Elden J SAD
 

Group;

 

Hard question, I know:  Anyone have any idea what car company was receiving these roofs?

 

Model?

 

Elden Gatwood

 

 

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Photo: Boxcar For Automobile Roofs

A photo from the Hagley Digital Archives:

https://digital.hagley.org/1999228_0021

Scroll on the photo to enlarge it.

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA


Benjamin Hom
 

Elden Gatwood asked:
"Hard question, I know:  Anyone have any idea what car company was receiving these roofs? Model?"

While rail enthusiast know Budd for its railroad work, much of the company's business was as an automotive supplier.  This company history indicates some possible customers: