Date of Award

Spring 1957

Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Arts




Flexibility, versatility ,and attention to service have been the keynotes in the rise of truck transportation to a position of vital importance in the economic life of our nation.

In this picture and playing a vital role are the Brooks Transportation Company, Incorporated, Brooks Warehouse Corporation, and Brooks Transfer and Storage Company, Incorporated. Since its beginning after the Civil War, Brooks has been a leader in the field of truck transportation in tho South-east. With branch offices in most of the major cities along the East Coast, Brooks serves individuals and firms, not only in the State of Virginia, but in a majority of the states east of the Mississippi River.