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The Dorsey Trailer Company

by TJ on February 2, 2011

The Dorsey Trailer Company was founded in 1911, in the small town of Elba, Alabama – Elba was so named because one of the residents of the time was reading a book on Napoleon.  Napoleon was exiled to Elba and spent his last days there, but the name was used for the home town of […]

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STRICK TRAILERS Strick Corporation has been around since 1937, which is one reason why you see so many used semi trailers on the roads and market today.  Frank Strick was an engineer, specifically a designer of aircraft who then applied his understanding of planes to the construction of trailers.  Strick launched the very first frameless, […]

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