TITLE

Inventor Of Skid-Steer Loader Dies At 87

PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Underground Construction;Sep2010, Vol. 65 Issue 9, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Obituary
ABSTRACT
An obituary for Louis Keller, inventor of skid-steer loader, is presented.
ACCESSION #
53986174

 

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