Those In The Trucking Industry Of Louisville, Kentucky in 1947

Adkins Transfer Company, Inc. Herman H. Weixler- Vice President John W. Hayden- assistant to manager Mary L. Willett- clerk Salvador Campisano- driver Cletus Hanka- driver Ernest G. Hanka- driver Garland B. Humphrey- driver John H. Linker- driver Acme Fast Freight, Inc. J. Jerome Gunther- general agent William G. Frank- agent Dorothea Zinninger- clerk Burkhead Transfer… Continue reading Those In The Trucking Industry Of Louisville, Kentucky in 1947

Companies You Never Heard Of- Denny Motor Freight Lines

For the June 2018 installment of trucking companies you have never heard of, we present to you the story of Denny Motor Freight Lines Of New Albany, Indiana. Formed in 1918 the company originally transported freight between New Albany, Indiana and Louisville, Kentucky. Later the route was extended from New Albany to Bedford. In 1924… Continue reading Companies You Never Heard Of- Denny Motor Freight Lines

The Louisville Terminal at 110 North Floyd Street

In the early days of common carriers there were truck terminals close to downtown areas with multiple tenants. Similar to an office building that would be home to different companies and individuals these truck terminals  would have been rented to firms of all sizes. In some locales these facilities were named Union Truck Terminal.  The… Continue reading The Louisville Terminal at 110 North Floyd Street