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1939 Divco-Twin Model U

1939 Divco-Twin Model U in Dick Tracy, Movie, 1990 IMDB

Class: Cars, Van / MPV — Model origin: US

1939 Divco-Twin Model U

[*] Background vehicle

Comments about this vehicle


Alexander DE

2005-11-23 01:05


The white van.
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2005-11-24 20:00


Quote The white van.
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The white van in the background is a Divco milk truck.

pilou BE

2005-11-25 16:50


It is a Divco Milk Truck ,but these are post ww II and it does therefore not completely fit into this late thirties actions.

Alexander DE

2005-11-25 21:30


I knew this van, but could not think of the name -- thank you!

Now I found a nice page (http://www.divco.org/) which gives a lot of background information. This shape was designed in 1937, entered production in 1939 and stayed unchanged until 1986! Between 1936 and 1944 this company was known as Divco-Twin.

If we assume that this is one of the first models then it is the 'Divco-Twin Model U' (1939).

-- Last edit: 2005-11-25 21:31:14

antp BE

2005-11-25 21:44


That's annoying these companies that change their names. We only two Divco on IMCDB, and they do not even have the same make name :D By the way, the link that you posted allowed me to put a model name on this other Divco ;)

-- Last edit: 2005-11-25 21:47:04

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