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April 18, 2016

Bjella Automobile

Filed under: Item of the Day — Jason Onerheim @ 12:01 am

An open automobile made by altering a horse-drawn phaeton carriage to accept a front-mounted gasoline engine. “Bjella” name-plate attached to the engine compartment above the grille. Made by P.B. Hole and Ole Bjella of McIntosh, Minnesota in 1905-1906.

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