There were hundreds of companies set up to manufacture automobiles, and they died and merged in a dizzying whirl. Here we put the ads for the brands that didn't hang around for the long term, or didn't sell many cars in the U.S.

  • Artist:
    Source: Mariangela Buch
    Restoration by: Michael WarStevens-Duryea Automobiles -1911A
    2822 visits
     Artist:  Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Michael WarStevens-Duryea Automobiles -1911A
  • Abbott-Detroit Cars -1912A 3399 visits Abbott-Detroit Cars -1912A
  • Adams-Farwell Cars -1907A 945 visits Adams-Farwell Cars -1907A
  • Aerocar Automobiles -1906A 1985 visits Aerocar Automobiles -1906A
  • Allen Cars -1916A 870 visits Allen Cars -1916A
  • American Motor Carriage Company -1903A 1042 visits American Motor Carriage Company -1903A
  • American Motors -1920A 74 visits American Motors -1920A
  • Apperson Cars -1919A 351 visits Apperson Cars -1919A
  • Apperson Cars -1920A 1547 visits Apperson Cars -1920A
  • Austin Cars -1930A 889 visits Austin Cars -1930A
  • Austin Cars -1930B 833 visits Austin Cars -1930B
  • Austin Cars -1930C 16 visits Austin Cars -1930C
  • Autocar -1901A 821 visits Autocar -1901A
  • Autocar -1903A 329 visits Autocar -1903A
  • Autocar -1907A 889 visits Autocar -1907A
  • Autocar -1907B 819 visits Autocar -1907B
  • Autocar -1908A 862 visits Autocar -1908A
  • Barley Motor Cars -1916A 1644 visits Barley Motor Cars -1916A
  • Bell Cars -1921A 1026 visits Bell Cars -1921A
  • Bergdoll Cars -1911A 1146 visits Bergdoll Cars -1911A
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911A 807 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911A
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911B1 1101 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911B1
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911B2 983 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911B2
  • Brush Automobiles -1916A 1433 visits Brush Automobiles -1916A
  • Case Automobiles -1916A 3025 visits Case Automobiles -1916A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1913A 2078 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1913A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922A 1172 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922B 954 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922B
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922C 1134 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922C
  • Chalmers-Detroit Automobiles -1909A 1241 visits Chalmers-Detroit Automobiles -1909A
  • Chandler Motor Cars -1917A 2004 visits Chandler Motor Cars -1917A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1916A 2732 visits Cole Motor Cars -1916A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1919A 1309 visits Cole Motor Cars -1919A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1920A 1676 visits Cole Motor Cars -1920A
  • Cord Automobiles -1929A 1725 visits Cord Automobiles -1929A
  • Darracq Cars -1903A 491 visits Darracq Cars -1903A
  • Darracq Cars -1903B 235 visits Darracq Cars -1903B
  • De Dion-Bouton Cars -1903A 215 visits De Dion-Bouton Cars -1903A
  • Durant Automobiles -1929A 1912 visits Durant Automobiles -1929A
  • Duryea Automobiles -1905A 1543 visits Duryea Automobiles -1905A
  • Essex Cars -1922A 1626 visits Essex Cars -1922A
  • Essex Cars -1931A 1692 visits Essex Cars -1931A
  • Fiat Automobiles -1911A 1673 visits Fiat Automobiles -1911A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1903A 1140 visits Franklin Automobiles -1903A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1905A 1351 visits Franklin Automobiles -1905A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1919A 1157 visits Franklin Automobiles -1919A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1920A 1314 visits Franklin Automobiles -1920A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1926A 1405 visits Franklin Automobiles -1926A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1929A 1459 visits Franklin Automobiles -1929A
  • Garford Automobiles -1913A 1110 visits Garford Automobiles -1913A
  • Glide Automobiles -1906A 1233 visits Glide Automobiles -1906A
  • Graham-Paige Automobiles -1929A 1793 visits Graham-Paige Automobiles -1929A
  • Hal Motor Cars -1916A 1466 visits Hal Motor Cars -1916A
  • Haynes Cars -1909A 1383 visits Haynes Cars -1909A
  • Haynes Cars -1912A 1459 visits Haynes Cars -1912A
  • Jordan Cars -1919A 235 visits Jordan Cars -1919A
  • Jordan Cars -1920A 236 visits Jordan Cars -1920A
  • Jordan Cars -1926A 1708 visits Jordan Cars -1926A
  • King Motor Cars -1917A 1484 visits King Motor Cars -1917A
  • Knight Motor Cars -1920A 239 visits Knight Motor Cars -1920A
  • La Salle Automobiles -1926A 1280 visits La Salle Automobiles -1926A
  • La Salle Automobiles -1926B 1373 visits La Salle Automobiles -1926B
  • La Salle Automobiles -1930A 1762 visits La Salle Automobiles -1930A
  • LaFayette Motor Cars -1921A 216 visits LaFayette Motor Cars -1921A
  • Locomobile Cars -1909A 1087 visits Locomobile Cars -1909A
  • Locomobile Cars -1910A 1084 visits Locomobile Cars -1910A
  • Locomobile Cars -1911A 1804 visits Locomobile Cars -1911A
  • Locomobile Cars -1916A 1352 visits Locomobile Cars -1916A
  • Locomobile Cars -1921A 255 visits Locomobile Cars -1921A
  • Lozier Cars -1913A 1269 visits Lozier Cars -1913A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1911A 1570 visits Marmon Automobiles -1911A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1918A 1550 visits Marmon Automobiles -1918A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1918B 915 visits Marmon Automobiles -1918B
  • Marmon Automobiles -1919A 1718 visits Marmon Automobiles -1919A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1921A 1693 visits Marmon Automobiles -1921A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1921B 274 visits Marmon Automobiles -1921B
  • Marmon Automobiles -1926A 984 visits Marmon Automobiles -1926A
  • Maxwell Cars -1909A 2075 visits Maxwell Cars -1909A
  • Maxwell Cars -1910A 636 visits Maxwell Cars -1910A
  • Mercer Motor Cars -1920A 197 visits Mercer Motor Cars -1920A