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Divco - Delivery Van


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As America suburbanized in the 1950s and ‘60s, demand for home services led to an expansion of the country’s fleet of house-to-house delivery vehicles. People wanted milk bottles placed on their doorsteps or deposited through chutes into the kitchen. Bakery products were also delivered, and laundry was picked up at the door and returned cleaned and pressed a couple of days later.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2017/02/17/divco