B. Mitchell Carlson

About B. Mitchell Carlson

B. Mitchell Carlson’s vehicular interests range from trucks to muscle cars to tractors. His Vintage Truck column focuses on International Harvester Co., of which he has a great knowledge. He regularly contributes to other publications, writes as an auction reporter, and advises for Kelley Blue Book.

Chevrolet CCC 1 1/2-Ton – November/December 2011
B. Mitchell Carlson

Chevy CCC

The 1935 Chevrolet CCC 1 1/2-ton that appears on the cover of the November/December 2011 issue of Vintage Truck magazine was found and restored by Ken Yuly, president of the North Dakota Military Vehicle Collectors Association chapter of the Military Vehicle Preservation Association. As part of Roosevelt’s New Deal, this Civilian Conservation Corps truck played a part in a program to get young men in rural areas back to work following the Great Depression. One of the more popular nicknames … Read the rest of the story…