Celebrating 450 Old Vehicles Down On The Alameda Street: The Non-Big 3 …

We're actually up to 482 Alameda street-parked classics in this series, but I'm still working on chronicling the 450-machine milestone. The Server Hamsters resist in all their maddened rodential fury, but we press on! » 7/11/09 10:30am 7/11/09 10:30am

1965 International Harvester Travelall D-1000, With Bonus Proto-SUV…

Welcome to Down On The Street » 9/22/08 9:00am 9/22/08 9:00am, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. Once again, Alameda has managed to provide a cool International Harvester for our enjoyment, and this time it's a great big '65 Travelall D-1000. Around here, we don't sneer at…

1917 International Truck And 1947 International Harvester Truck: No…

This is Down On The Street Bonus Edition » 9/02/08 4:00pm 9/02/08 4:00pm, where we check out interesting street-parked cars located in places other than the . Today we've got more fine photos from field operative and . This time he's found a couple of ancient trucks, one made by the (Mack precursor) International Motor Truck Company 91 years ago,…

Scout II Down On The Copenhagen Street, With Bonus Saab 96

This is Down On The Street Bonus Edition » 8/25/08 2:30pm 8/25/08 2:30pm, where we check out interesting street-parked cars located in places other than the . Of all the vehicles you expect to see parked on the street in Copenhagen, a late-70s IHC Scout II is probably down near the bottom of the list. Yet has spotted this '78 or '79 Scout II on…

How About A Cord And Zephyr To Go With Those International Harvesters?

This is Down On The Street Bonus Edition, where we check out interesting street-parked cars located in places other than the Island That Rust Forgot. Today's DOTSBE post is sort of a hybrid deal; UDMan has shot three cool old survivor trucks- including a couple of IHC machines- in New York. Then, as an added bonus,… » 7/24/08 3:00pm 7/24/08 3:00pm

1943 International Harvester Truck

It's not only Truck Monday, it's Memorial Day! We haven't seen a street-parked vintage military vehicle since the Unimog of last fall, and we're due for another war wagon! I spotted this '43 IHC on the same block as the minister's '77 Camaro, and it was apparently surrounded by Soviet troops. Nothing I see on the… » 5/26/08 9:00am 5/26/08 9:00am

Star-Spangled Scout Lurks Behind The Orange Curtain

Normally we like to show street-parked cars in this series, but we're making an exception for this International Harvester Scout that parks in the driveway at БЯд╒╒ ®'s place in Orange County's lovely Huntington Beach. The fading on the stars-and-stripes motif suggests that the custom paint job was laid down around the… » 4/22/08 3:00pm 4/22/08 3:00pm

Yet More Vintage Machinery From Denver's Streets


When you see "Denver" in the title, you might figure you're looking at more shots by prolific DOTSBE photographer Kitt. But hold on- now we've got two readers shooting interesting vehicles on the streets of John Fante's hometown. We've got Kitt covering the south side of town and ejacobs working the northwest… » 4/04/08 3:00pm 4/04/08 3:00pm

1976 International Harvester Scout II

We've only seen two trucks from our favorite farm equipment maker so far in this series (the '48 KB-2 and the '80 Scout), but those aren't the only International Harvesters on the island. Here's a '76 Scout II (equipped with a warlord-style camouflage paint job) that I spotted in the same East End neighborhood as the » 3/24/08 9:00am 3/24/08 9:00am