Saturday, November 28, 2020

30 Vintage Photos of Bakery and Bread Trucks From Between the 1930s and 1950s

 


From between the 1930s and 1950s, in the days when the borough's housewives placed orders for milk and baked goods, and union drivers in uniform delivered them. The bakeries sent trucks door to door, offering the same middle-American fare that mid century children across the nation were raised on.



Mrs. Karl's Bread Truck, 1940s



Butter Nut Bread



Butter Nut Bread



 Dugans Bread



Cassou's Bread Truck, 1950s



Mary Jane Bread Trucks, 1950s



Sunbeam Bread Truck, 1950s



Fischers Milk, 1940s



Bond Bread Truck, 1940s



Bricker's Bread Truck, 1940s



Bricker's Bread Truck, late 1920s-early 1930s



Webers Bread Truck



Stocks Bread Truck, 1935




Bricker's Bread Truck




Bond Bread Truck, Deep Rock Gas Station




Dugan's Bread Truck, Pelican Island, NJ, ca. mid 1930s




Pepperidge Farm Bread Truck




Pepperidge Farm Bread Trucks



Wards Tip Top Bread Truck, John Longwood, 1947




Welsh's Bread Truck, Virginia City, Nevada, September 1958




J.J. Nissen Bread Truck, Holsum Bread, Portland, Maine, 1950s




Paul's Pie Truck, Metro Van, Ontario, Canada, 1952




Bond Bread Truck, 1940 Ford, ca. 1940s




Taystee Bread Truck, Chevrolet Step Van, 1959




Schaible's Bakery Truck, Easton, PA, ca. late 1940s-early 1950s




Studebaker Bread Truck, Royer's Bread, Denver, PA, 1941




Ford Panel Van, Burry's Cookies, 1940s




Chevrolet Panel Van, Bakery Truck, Juction City Bakery, Oregon, 1935




Chevrolet Panel Van, Modern Cleaners, Teutopolis, ILL, 1958




Ford Delivery Truck, Castleton Brands Food Products, late 1940s





(Photos © Dave Gelinas) 



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