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Below is a sampling of many of the trucks on display in our Trucking Hall of Fame® Exhibit Hall. When you visit, you’ll find more than what is featured here.

1911 Walker Electric Model 43

Engine Type:
3.5 hp 84 volt DC electric motor

Transmission Type:
Load capacity of 6,000 pounds

Truck Information:
Everyone thinks that electric powered vehicles are a new idea! This truck was a milk delivery truck in downtown Chicago for the Bowman Dairy Company, which delivered milk to hospitals and restaurants. A single charge would allow this truck to travel up to 50 miles. The Walker brand was native to Chicago and in production from 1906 to 1942, longer than any other electric truck in the U.S. Top speed—15 mph

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