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 3577 visits Abbott-Detroit Cars -1912A
  • Adams-Farwell Cars -1907A 1027 visits Adams-Farwell Cars -1907A
  • Aerocar Automobiles -1906A 2078 visits Aerocar Automobiles -1906A
  • Allen Cars -1916A 979 visits Allen Cars -1916A
  • American Motor Carriage Company -1903A 1116 visits American Motor Carriage Company -1903A
  • American Motors -1920A 323 visits American Motors -1920A
  • Apperson Cars -1919A 452 visits Apperson Cars -1919A
  • Apperson Cars -1920A 1709 visits Apperson Cars -1920A
  • Auburn Cars -1935A 42 visits Auburn Cars -1935A
  • Austin Cars -1930A 972 visits Austin Cars -1930A
  • Austin Cars -1930B 932 visits Austin Cars -1930B
  • Austin Cars -1930C 141 visits Austin Cars -1930C
  • Autocar -1901A 944 visits Autocar -1901A
  • Autocar -1903A 434 visits Autocar -1903A
  • Autocar -1907A 981 visits Autocar -1907A
  • Autocar -1907B 903 visits Autocar -1907B
  • Autocar -1908A 957 visits Autocar -1908A
  • Barley Motor Cars -1916A 1728 visits Barley Motor Cars -1916A
  • Bell Cars -1921A 1153 visits Bell Cars -1921A
  • Bergdoll Cars -1911A 1240 visits Bergdoll Cars -1911A
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911A 911 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911A
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911B1 1164 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911B1
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911B2 1069 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911B2
  • Brush Automobiles -1916A 1522 visits Brush Automobiles -1916A
  • Case Automobiles -1916A 3152 visits Case Automobiles -1916A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1913A 2160 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1913A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922A 1283 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922B 1064 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922B
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922C 1331 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922C
  • Chalmers-Detroit Automobiles -1909A 1315 visits Chalmers-Detroit Automobiles -1909A
  • Chandler Motor Cars -1917A 2141 visits Chandler Motor Cars -1917A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1916A 2810 visits Cole Motor Cars -1916A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1919A 1420 visits Cole Motor Cars -1919A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1920A 1874 visits Cole Motor Cars -1920A
  • Cord Automobiles -1929A 1913 visits Cord Automobiles -1929A
  • Darracq Cars -1903A 567 visits Darracq Cars -1903A
  • Darracq Cars -1903B 310 visits Darracq Cars -1903B
  • De Dion-Bouton Cars -1903A 304 visits De Dion-Bouton Cars -1903A
  • Duesenberg Automobiles -1935A 43 visits Duesenberg Automobiles -1935A
  • Durant Automobiles -1929A 1995 visits Durant Automobiles -1929A
  • Duryea Automobiles -1905A 1617 visits Duryea Automobiles -1905A
  • Essex Cars -1922A 1791 visits Essex Cars -1922A
  • Essex Cars -1928A 41 visits Essex Cars -1928A
  • Essex Cars -1931A 1846 visits Essex Cars -1931A
  • Fiat Automobiles -1911A 1758 visits Fiat Automobiles -1911A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1903A 1228 visits Franklin Automobiles -1903A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1905A 1425 visits Franklin Automobiles -1905A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1919A 1230 visits Franklin Automobiles -1919A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1920A 1395 visits Franklin Automobiles -1920A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1926A 1561 visits Franklin Automobiles -1926A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1929A 1562 visits Franklin Automobiles -1929A
  • Garford Automobiles -1913A 1186 visits Garford Automobiles -1913A
  • Glide Automobiles -1906A 1343 visits Glide Automobiles -1906A
  • Graham-Paige Automobiles -1929A 1876 visits Graham-Paige Automobiles -1929A
  • Hal Motor Cars -1916A 1534 visits Hal Motor Cars -1916A
  • Haynes Cars -1909A 1456 visits Haynes Cars -1909A
  • Haynes Cars -1912A 1547 visits Haynes Cars -1912A
  • Jordan Cars -1919A 331 visits Jordan Cars -1919A
  • Jordan Cars -1920A 369 visits Jordan Cars -1920A
  • Jordan Cars -1926A 1978 visits Jordan Cars -1926A
  • King Motor Cars -1917A 1597 visits King Motor Cars -1917A
  • Knight Motor Cars -1920A 329 visits Knight Motor Cars -1920A
  • La Salle Automobiles -1926A 1376 visits La Salle Automobiles -1926A
  • La Salle Automobiles -1926B 1464 visits La Salle Automobiles -1926B
  • La Salle Automobiles -1930A 1876 visits La Salle Automobiles -1930A
  • LaFayette Motor Cars -1921A 366 visits LaFayette Motor Cars -1921A
  • LaSalle Automobiles -1930sA 46 visits LaSalle Automobiles -1930sA
  • LaSalle Automobiles -1934A 43 visits LaSalle Automobiles -1934A
  • LaSalle Automobiles -1934B 192 visits LaSalle Automobiles -1934B
  • Liberty Motor Cars -1900'sA 49 visits Liberty Motor Cars -1900'sA
  • Locomobile Cars -1904A 94 visits Locomobile Cars -1904A
  • Locomobile Cars -1904B 49 visits Locomobile Cars -1904B
  • Locomobile Cars -1909A 1241 visits Locomobile Cars -1909A
  • Locomobile Cars -1910A 1287 visits Locomobile Cars -1910A
  • Locomobile Cars -1911A 1900 visits Locomobile Cars -1911A
  • Locomobile Cars -1912A 67 visits Locomobile Cars -1912A
  • Locomobile Cars -1916A 1457 visits Locomobile Cars -1916A
  • Locomobile Cars -1921A 375 visits Locomobile Cars -1921A
  • Lozier Cars -1913A 1404 visits Lozier Cars -1913A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1911A 1669 visits Marmon Automobiles -1911A