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Gardner Baking Company Delivery Truck

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A man dressed in bib overalls poses with a Gardner Baking Company delivery truck. It is parked in front of Plaenert's Grocery. Over the hood in the distance is a Texaco Gasoline sign, underneath it reads "Sanitary Rest Room." Signage on the truck reads, "Gardner's Redi-Cut Bread", "Gardner Baking Co." and "Already Sliced, Ready to Serve."


Image ID: 102802

Creation Date: 1931-06 

Creator Name: Unknown

City: Madison

County: Dane

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Potter, Colleen O'Dea: Photographs

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: digital file

Original Format Number: 1201000628

Original Dimensions: 4309 X 2467 pixels


Loaned for scanning by Colleen O'Dea Potter.

See Image ID: 102732 for an image of Plaenert's Grocery.



Baked products

Baked products industry

Blue collar workers


Clothing and dress

Delivery of goods

Food industry and trade



Outdoor photography


Portrait photography

Service industries

Signs and signboards

Signs and symbols





Work clothes


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