Smith Trailer Corporation, 1929-1931 and n. d.
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Brief Description: This collection consists of sales literature and correspondence discussing the company’s products.
Held at:
Historical Construction Equipment Association
16623 Liberty Hi Rd
Bowling Green, OH 43402
Phone: 419-352-5616
Fax: 419-352-6068
Email: tberry [at]
Record Series Number: 1/101/1824
Created by: Smith Trailer Corporation
Volume: 2.0 Folders
Arrangement: Group 1, Machinery Records, is arranged by subseries, record type and publication number or date (where known).
Biographical Note for Smith Trailer Corporation : Smith Trailer Corporation was headquartered in Syracuse, New York, and produced a line of bottom dump wagons and “special haulage equipment” from at least 192 through at least 1931. In 1931, J. D. Adams & Company represented Smith Trailer as a sales agent.
Subject Index
American Manganese Steel
Bottom dump wagon
Crawler assembly
Crawler dump wagon
Crawler transport wagon
Dealership agreement
Half-track dump wagon
J. D. Adams & Company
Minneapolis Equipment Company
Smith Trailer
Syracuse, New York
Wheeled dump wagon
Genres/Forms of Material
Sales letter
Sales literature
Sales training
Spec sheet
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Physical Access Notes: Some records in Group 1 Series 1 Subseries 1 are in poor physical condition. Preservation photocopies are available for reference.
Acquisition Notes:   

This is an artificial collection comprised of records from multiple accessions. Initial records in this collection were received in the Duval Craven Papers. Additional records have been received from:

* Judd Griffith Collection, Accession 2000-0113 (received Sep 22 2000)