Thanks,great stuff. - "achille", Sat, 23 Jun 2007 12:06AM
Thanks for the wonderful pics of Dodge Brothers and other points of interests in Chrysler History. Being a Dodge Brothers Club member and having a keen love of history, I enjoyed these pics immensely. Thanks again! - Thomas J. Labadie(DB69), Sun, 25 Mar 2007 2:26PM
1 Boydell, Original Dodge Bros. Factory
2 Lynch Road Plant Originally the Plymouth Plant, then Dodge.
3 San Leandro Humpback Dodge Near the San Leandro Dodge Truck Factory, home to Power Wagon production on the West Coast.
4 Gemmer Steering Plant
5 Dodge Truck Plant Most likely the Mound Road Plant, WWII military production. Possibly 1942 judging by the 3/4 ton trucks.
6 Dodge Bros. Foundry
7 Dodge Assembly Building Detroit
8 Greater Detroit Manufacturing Dodge Bros. site at top center. Chrysler site at lower right, near Belle Isle,
9 Dodge Plant map close-up Located between the Plymouth and Cheverolet Plants
10 Chrysler Plant close-up Lake Shore Drive facility
11 Dodge Lynch Road Parking Lot
12 mound road
13 Lynch Road
14 1935 Dodge Engine Factory
15 DB Admin
16 WPC-cover DB Admin, 1955
17 Dodge Announcement
18 Hamtramck 1920's era watercolor
19 Overland Built in 1915, torn down in 2007,only one stack, with the letters "OVERLAND" remains at the site of the Toledo Willys Plant.
20 Dodge Main
21 Dodge Main
22 Dodge Main aerial
23 End of Dodge Main a End of an Era
24 End of Dodge Main
25 Dodge Main test-track
26 Merry-go-Round at Trenton Engine Plant home of B and RB 1962
27 Detroit Axle 1917 West Entrance
28 1926 Willys Overland Forge Shop See photo 19 for reference of the three large (two in this shot) brick smokestacks.