Taller than its escort truck, the world's largest tire, built by the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company embarks for the 50th Anniversary Pacific Logging Congress, beginning in Seattle, Washington. 8" X 10" Black and White Photograph.
Spare Car for a tire- Tires are made to carry vehicles but this 11 1/2 foot diameter giant can support an automobile. The tire was first of a new line of tires for earthmoving equipment. 8" X 10" Black and White Photograph.
Three employees at Goodyear's metal products plant in Akron have room to spare as they take a break inside this 57 inch diameter 2,600 pound rim manufactured for the largest tires in the world. 8" X 10" Black and White Photograph.
Edward C. Shoman was the marketing manager of big tire sales at the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company in Akron, Ohio. Included in the papers are business correspondence, reports, and personal notes from his 34 years at Goodyear in addition to...