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.
  • Abbott-Detroit Cars -1912A 3489 visits Abbott-Detroit Cars -1912A
  • Adams-Farwell Cars -1907A 993 visits Adams-Farwell Cars -1907A
  • Aerocar Automobiles -1906A 2030 visits Aerocar Automobiles -1906A
  • Allen Cars -1916A 929 visits Allen Cars -1916A
  • American Motor Carriage Company -1903A 1084 visits American Motor Carriage Company -1903A
  • American Motors -1920A 173 visits American Motors -1920A
  • Apperson Cars -1919A 404 visits Apperson Cars -1919A
  • Apperson Cars -1920A 1639 visits Apperson Cars -1920A
  • Auburn Cars -1935A 13 visits Auburn Cars -1935A
  • Austin Cars -1930A 930 visits Austin Cars -1930A
  • Austin Cars -1930B 883 visits Austin Cars -1930B
  • Austin Cars -1930C 75 visits Austin Cars -1930C
  • Autocar -1901A 894 visits Autocar -1901A
  • Autocar -1903A 377 visits Autocar -1903A
  • Autocar -1907A 941 visits Autocar -1907A
  • Autocar -1907B 863 visits Autocar -1907B
  • Autocar -1908A 916 visits Autocar -1908A
  • Barley Motor Cars -1916A 1688 visits Barley Motor Cars -1916A
  • Bell Cars -1921A 1092 visits Bell Cars -1921A
  • Bergdoll Cars -1911A 1203 visits Bergdoll Cars -1911A
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911A 863 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911A
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911B1 1134 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911B1
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911B2 1032 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911B2
  • Brush Automobiles -1916A 1480 visits Brush Automobiles -1916A
  • Case Automobiles -1916A 3092 visits Case Automobiles -1916A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1913A 2126 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1913A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922A 1223 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922B 1005 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922B
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922C 1236 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922C
  • Chalmers-Detroit Automobiles -1909A 1284 visits Chalmers-Detroit Automobiles -1909A
  • Chandler Motor Cars -1917A 2082 visits Chandler Motor Cars -1917A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1916A 2772 visits Cole Motor Cars -1916A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1919A 1370 visits Cole Motor Cars -1919A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1920A 1792 visits Cole Motor Cars -1920A
  • Cord Automobiles -1929A 1838 visits Cord Automobiles -1929A
  • Darracq Cars -1903A 536 visits Darracq Cars -1903A
  • Darracq Cars -1903B 274 visits Darracq Cars -1903B
  • De Dion-Bouton Cars -1903A 261 visits De Dion-Bouton Cars -1903A
  • Duesenberg Automobiles -1935A 13 visits Duesenberg Automobiles -1935A
  • Durant Automobiles -1929A 1959 visits Durant Automobiles -1929A
  • Duryea Automobiles -1905A 1583 visits Duryea Automobiles -1905A
  • Essex Cars -1922A 1719 visits Essex Cars -1922A
  • Essex Cars -1928A 13 visits Essex Cars -1928A
  • Essex Cars -1931A 1774 visits Essex Cars -1931A
  • Fiat Automobiles -1911A 1720 visits Fiat Automobiles -1911A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1903A 1184 visits Franklin Automobiles -1903A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1905A 1391 visits Franklin Automobiles -1905A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1919A 1199 visits Franklin Automobiles -1919A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1920A 1360 visits Franklin Automobiles -1920A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1926A 1502 visits Franklin Automobiles -1926A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1929A 1522 visits Franklin Automobiles -1929A
  • Garford Automobiles -1913A 1154 visits Garford Automobiles -1913A
  • Glide Automobiles -1906A 1297 visits Glide Automobiles -1906A
  • Graham-Paige Automobiles -1929A 1834 visits Graham-Paige Automobiles -1929A
  • Hal Motor Cars -1916A 1500 visits Hal Motor Cars -1916A
  • Haynes Cars -1909A 1428 visits Haynes Cars -1909A
  • Haynes Cars -1912A 1509 visits Haynes Cars -1912A
  • Jordan Cars -1919A 289 visits Jordan Cars -1919A
  • Jordan Cars -1920A 307 visits Jordan Cars -1920A
  • Jordan Cars -1926A 1859 visits Jordan Cars -1926A
  • King Motor Cars -1917A 1549 visits King Motor Cars -1917A
  • Knight Motor Cars -1920A 287 visits Knight Motor Cars -1920A
  • La Salle Automobiles -1926A 1333 visits La Salle Automobiles -1926A
  • La Salle Automobiles -1926B 1423 visits La Salle Automobiles -1926B
  • La Salle Automobiles -1930A 1822 visits La Salle Automobiles -1930A
  • LaFayette Motor Cars -1921A 309 visits LaFayette Motor Cars -1921A
  • LaSalle Automobiles -1930sA 16 visits LaSalle Automobiles -1930sA
  • LaSalle Automobiles -1934A 15 visits LaSalle Automobiles -1934A
  • Locomobile Cars -1904A 21 visits Locomobile Cars -1904A
  • Locomobile Cars -1904B 19 visits Locomobile Cars -1904B
  • Locomobile Cars -1909A 1177 visits Locomobile Cars -1909A
  • Locomobile Cars -1910A 1196 visits Locomobile Cars -1910A
  • Locomobile Cars -1911A 1854 visits Locomobile Cars -1911A
  • Locomobile Cars -1916A 1412 visits Locomobile Cars -1916A
  • Locomobile Cars -1921A 319 visits Locomobile Cars -1921A
  • Lozier Cars -1913A 1345 visits Lozier Cars -1913A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1911A 1618 visits Marmon Automobiles -1911A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1918A 1589 visits Marmon Automobiles -1918A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1918B 998 visits Marmon Automobiles -1918B
  • Marmon Automobiles -1919A 1770 visits Marmon Automobiles -1919A