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Franklin Four-Door Sedan 1922
Franklin Four-Door Sedan 1922
Resource Typeimage
TitleFranklin Four-Door Sedan 1922
Coverage / Year1922
DescriptionDrawing for an advertisement
InterpretationFranklin features advertised in 1922 included: a tubular front axle, for greater strength; an emergency brake that contracted on the driveshaft, to prevent extra wear on the rear-wheel service brakes; oil wicks for chassis lubrication; a carburetor adjustment control on the dashboard; and a chain-drive starter.
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.113)
Subject / KeywordsAutomobiles--United States; Franklin--Automobile; Transportation; Cars; Advertisements; Advertising;
Collection PublisherIllinois State Library;
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