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Dodge Business Sedan 1922
Dodge Business Sedan 1922
Resource Typeimage
TitleDodge Business Sedan 1922
Coverage / Year1922
DescriptionDrawing for an advertisement
InterpretationDodge Bros. had been building all-steel bodies on their open cars since 1915. In early autumn of 1922 the Business Sedan came on the market with a body of welded steel, without the usual wooden frame, thus making it easier to pre-paint the unfinished bodies with oven-baked enamel. This saved hours of assembly time and the finish withstood much abuse without chipping, crazing, or fading. The 1922 Business Sedan had a removable rear seat and footrest thus leaving 64 cubic feet of luggage or storage space in the rear compartment.
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 Twenties by Tad Burness, ISBN 0-88365-297-8, 270 p., 1968 (p.91)
Subject / KeywordsAutomobiles--United States; Dodge--Automobile; Transportation; Cars; Advertising; Advertisements
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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