Friday, December 12, 2014

ICYMI: World's first semi-truck manufacturer, Fruehauf Trailer, was founded in Detroit 100 years ago

Posted By on Fri, Dec 12, 2014 at 12:10 PM

ICYMI, we have a gallery featuring 44 historical photos of Detroit’s Fruehauf Trailer Company–The first semi-truck manufacturer in the world. 

Fruehauf was founded right here in Detroit in 1914.

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To celebrate the company's centennial year, they shared with us a special selection of historical photos.

Even JFK was into them:

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You can learn more about the complete history of the Fruehauf family and the internationally renowned company they created at

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