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Oregon Dealers in the News

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These two Oregon Dealers landed in the news, eleven years apart.

In the first photo from July 01, 1951, Medford Mail Tribune, The Medford Corporation purchases a fleet of eight jeeps for its logging operations from William Leever of the Leever Motor company.


July 01, 1951, Medford Mail Tribune

The second photo and caption are from nine years later and 15 miles north of Roseburg in Umpqua, Oregon. The February 26, 1962, issue of The News-Review published this Umpqua Tractor ad for tractors and jeeps. You’ll note the rare site of an FJ-3A on display along side an FC.


February 26, 1962, issue of The News-Review, Roseburg, Oregon.


2 Comments on “Oregon Dealers in the News

  1. Roger So. Oregon

    The old Leever Motor company building here in Medford still stands today and even though it’s been rennovated, it still has that architect look of the 1940’s. It’s now a local brewery.

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