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Main Title: Tasmania's bygone years of road transport Tasmania's bygone years of road transport from 1940 to 1950 / L. J. Morley. Book Cover
Author: Morley, L. J. (Les J.), 1941-, author.
Imprint: [North Hobart, Tas.] : Wellington Bridge Press, [2013?]
Collation: 220 pages : chiefly illustrations, facsimiles, portraits, paperback ; 30 cm.
Subject: Trucks and trucking
Automobile industry
Cars and motoring
Trams and tramways
Roads, streets etc
Social life and customs
Petrol service stations and garages
Pictorial works
Transport industry
Series: Tasmania's Bygone Years of Road Transport.
ISBN: 9781921767111 (paperback)
A brief pictorial history of early motoring and the automotive trade in Tasmania, from 1940 to 1950.

Introduction -- Motoring in 1940 -- Australia goes to war -- Motoring from 1940-1945, the war years -- Boyer makes newsprint -- Bridge across the Derwent -- Tas power schemes -- The age of prosperity -- Motoring from 1946-1948 -- The release of the 48-215 Holden -- Big changes in design (1949) -- Building for the future.

Continues two earlier volumes covering the years from 1900 to 1929, and 1930 to 1939, respectively.
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Main Library 388.3 TAS MOR Available