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Fargo

Chicago, IL USA.
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The original Fargo trucks were built in Chicago by the Fargo Motor Car Company from 1913 until 1922.


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1929 Fargo emblem. (courtesy of Allpar)

In 1928 Chrysler bought the business and created their own line of Fargo trucks.

Shortly after its creation, Chrysler bought the Dodge Brothers Company, adding Dodge and Graham Brothers badged trucks to its product line. Walter P. Chrysler was the first president of the Fargo Motor Corporation.

From then on, Fargo trucks were almost identical to the Dodges, except for trim and name, and were sold by Chrysler-Plymouth dealers. Production began in the late 1920s but U.S. sales were discontinued in the 1930s.

(This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License. It includes content from this Wikipedia article.) Additional thanks to Allpar.


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Fargo logo.

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Fargo logotype.

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1942 Fargo WC54 Ambulance.

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1942 Fargo Weapons Carrier WC51 Truck.

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1942 Fargo Truck.

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1942 Fargo Truck.

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1941 Fargo Trucks Army manual cover.

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1941 Fargo Trucks Army manual inside cover.

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1941 Fargo Trucks Army manual cover page.

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Fargo Trucks road speed caution plate..

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1940 Fargo Truck. (source: Paul McCurley)

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Fargo emblem. (source: Paul McCurley)

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Fargo emblem. (source: Paul McCurley)

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1952 Fargo Express Pickup side emblem. (source: Martin Alford)

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