1917 Ad Federal Motor Truck Automobile WW1 Biplane Aviation Field Aircraft YRR1


This is an original 1917 black and white print ad for the one to five ton capacity trucks that were made and sold by the Federal Motor Company of Detroit, Michigan (MI) during the World War I era. The truck depicted in the photograph is delivering airplanes to an airfield in New Jersey (NJ).


This 96+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.25 x 9.5 inches; 16 x 24 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is pleased to present a collection of vintage ads, prints, and articles from The American Review of Reviews during the World War I (WW1) era. To continue browsing this interesting collection, simply click the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, Transportation, Military, US Air Force