Wood-Bodied 1939 Imperial Station Wagon

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Wes Aplanalp is now the owner of this gorgeous one of car. All the details are in the article below but the brief sumary is: It's a 1939 Imperial C-23 8cyl 4dr Sedan Customized by coach builders Bohman & Schwartz in 1940/1941

Read an article about this beauty in Special Interest Autos from 1984.

Another article appeared in WPC News back in 1988.

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Scenic Wagon
Front End
Side Mount Spare
Imperial Nose
Passenger Side
Passenger Side Front
Side View
Back Side View
Ms. Maple Article
Ms. Maple Article Page2
Article Page 1
Article Page 2
Back Seat
Back Seat
Back Passenger Side Seat
Back Seat From Drivers Side
Steering Wheel
Fuel Gauge, Amps and Temp
Steering Wheel


In Fall 2005 this car was offered up at the Pebble Beach auction by Gooding & Company.  Below are the pages from the auction catalog that describe this car.


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