Category Archives: Vintage

When You Need Service

Here is an ad that I ripped right from the heart of the May 14th, 1960 edition of the Saturday Evening Post. Most of the magazine is in tough shape but the International advertisement has passed the test of time. … Continue reading

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Refuse Truck History

I dabble with refuse truck photos once and while around here but I’m far from an expert when it comes to the history of the industry and the equipment. That is where Zachary at Refuse Truck Photography comes in. I’m … Continue reading

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International Farm Trucks – The Video

The title says it all. Happy Easter everyone!

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Old Farm Equipment

Old farm equipment might be something of a misleading title when it comes to the tractors loaders and graders seen below. Along with the trucks from yesterday these fine pieces were also up for auction due to the retirement of Weisbrod … Continue reading

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International Harvester Farm Trucks

If it wasn’t for the corn husks scattered across the ground you could easily believe this photo came from the used truck portion of an IH dealer circa late 1970’s. But truth has a habit of being stranger than fiction … Continue reading

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1976 International Trucks Bicentennial Calendar

A few years ago for my birthday my wife found this very vintage International Trucks calendar from 1976. I didn’t fully appreciate how awesome her find was until I was scanning these images the other day. The condition of the calendar … Continue reading

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1964 Ford N-700 4×4

Jim sent me this great photo the other day of 1964 Ford N-700 4×4 once operated by Oneida County Rural Telephone Company. In his own words. This is a picture of my uncle Peter McCarthy-Vice President of Oneida County Rural Telephone … Continue reading

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Sterling at Auction

After reading the post regarding that ’87 Diamond Reo wrecker and the eventual sale price of 6,500 dollars you might be left wondering if old trucks sell for dollars on the pound at auction. Sometimes they do. Other times they don’t. … Continue reading

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International Transtar II CO/COF-4070B

Hayes spotted this mint condition International Transtar II not too long ago outside the HQ of Kutzler Express in Kenosha, WI. Checking out their website you’ll find a photo of a similar Transtar when both trucks were presumably brand new … Continue reading

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White 4000 Wrecker

Today we have a few more great photos from David and his time spent around heavy duty wreckers. In his own words let’s hear about this classic. The Big White 4000 was not my regular truck either, but to this … Continue reading

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