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Dodge Senior Brougham 1934
Dodge Senior Brougham 1934
Resource Typeimage
TitleDodge Senior Brougham 1934
Coverage / Year1934
DescriptionDrawing for an advertisement
InterpretationIn 1934 a new feature of the Dodge was the swinging "butterfly" windows, which made it possible to open a portion of the window without creating a draft, that could be rolled down into the front doors. This feature was popular with men who delivered newspapers on long routes as they could throw the newspapers through the side windows without obstructions. The Brougham model (pictured) was a 4-door, 5-window club sedan, which listed at $835.
Lesson Plans / ThemesAmerican Dream; American Communities in History; Transportation--A Student's Historical Explanation;
Learning Standards13 Science, Technology and Society; 15 Economics; 16 History; 17 Geography; 18 Social Systems;
Author or CreatorUnknown
SourceCars of the Early Thirties by Tad Burness, ISBN 0-8019-5545-9, 275 p., 1970 (p.82)
Subject / KeywordsAutomobiles--United States; Dodge--Automobile; Transportation; Cars; Advertisements; Advertising;
Collection PublisherIllinois State Library;
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See http://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statementhttp://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc/conditions.htm
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