This truck was manufactured by Buddy L during the 1930's. It is constructed of heavy sheet steel and designed for outdoor play. It features a crank and rope that opens the tailgate. The metal handle could be used for pulling the truck or as a handle for riding the truck. Another version of this truck features a seat that a child could sit onl.
Ralph L. Tomlinson Toy Collection, "Learning Through Play" Exhibit in Leatherby Library
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