YEP, The trailer is an old (1950's) W&K (Whitehead and Kakes) thats been reworked several times. Originally, the top deck extended forward to the same length as the lower deck. It was cut back to provide clearance the car that was later added above the cab of the tractor. Also, a foot or two may have been added to the center in the late 1950's when cars outgrew the old equipment. The rear view is interesting because it shows what M2's trailer should really look like. I believe this belonged to a guy who collected Kaiser-Frazer cars and parts. I think I have a photo of it taken in the 1970's. The Kaiser Manhatten is circa 1951 and could be inspiration for SEAN. Note the small window, "fillers". This was a half-hearted attempt by K-F to produce a hardtop model. THANKS for posting this; these trailers are very rare as most were used until they fell apart or just rusted away.
Wow, that hauler is quite something. Major piece of rolling history right there. Glad it was saved from the scrapper, or from rusting away someplace... Interesting window plug concept on the '51 hardtop.
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