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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
Advertising
Automobile industry
Cars and motoring
Buses
Trams and tramways
Roads, streets etc
Social life and customs
Petrol service stations and garages
Pictorial works
Transport industry
Tasmania
Series: Tasmania's Bygone Years of Road Transport.
ISBN: 9781921767111 (paperback)
Notes:
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