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The Blade is proud to publish this retrospective honoring the 77th Anniversary of Jeep and the town that started it all: Toledo!
The 8.5x11", glossy, full color coffee-table book is the second edition of the 75th Anniversary book originally published in 2016. Sure to be a collector's item itself, it contains several new stories, including exclusive pictures and info on the 2018 Wrangler.
Compiled and designed by Blade Staff, it includes stories and historic photos on:
The Willys-Overland plant
Jeep at war
Jeep’s local workforce
Community efforts to retain jeep in Toledo
Cataloging of Jeep makes and models produced in Toledo
A look at the Jeep today… and more!
Willys Jeep Overland in Toledo, Ohio. Blade historical archive photo. Jeeps parked for dispatch, "Rossford Ordinance"; Toledo Times photo by Clarence Bailey from November 28, 1947