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In the summer of 1938, local merchant Joseph Numero made an offhanded promise to a trucking company to build a refrigerated truck that would not fail when
Frederick McKinley Jones (May 17, 1893 February 21, 1961) was an American inventor, entrepreneur, winner of the National Medal of Technology, and an inductee of the National Inventors Hall of Fame. His innovations in refrigeration brought great improvement to the long-haul Around 1938, Jones designed a portable air-cooling unit for trucks carrying
2016221 - Before he secured the first of his 61 patents inventing everything from refrigerated trucks to movie-ticket dispensers Frederick McKinley
(Cl. 62117) This invention relates to new and useful improvements in refrigerated truck rear bodies of the type having refrigerating units installed therein and it is
2010113 - what is claimed to have been the first successful mechanical refrigeration system for truck-trailers, and his story goes beyond invention.
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African American Inventors, Black Entrepreneurs, Thankful Thursday, Black leading refrigerated truck manufacturer featuring most enhanced refrigerated vans.