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Story of the Week:

Published: 07.28.2014
The 1918 Cadillac A Historic Achievement
By: Robert Tate, Automotive Historian/Researcher
Images: Courtesy of the National Automotive History Collection

The year 1918 was a time when American men and women were engaged with the war time activities in Europe during World War I and President Woodrow Wilson was serving in the White House. Just to put things in perspective, in 1918, five pounds of flour cost $.35 cents and a new home cost the consumer $4,821. It was this year that Cadillac made a significant contribution to the United States and the world during World War I.

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