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
    2858 visits
     Artist:  Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Michael WarStevens-Duryea Automobiles -1911A
  • Abbott-Detroit Cars -1912A 3454 visits Abbott-Detroit Cars -1912A
  • Adams-Farwell Cars -1907A 971 visits Adams-Farwell Cars -1907A
  • Aerocar Automobiles -1906A 2011 visits Aerocar Automobiles -1906A
  • Allen Cars -1916A 905 visits Allen Cars -1916A
  • American Motor Carriage Company -1903A 1064 visits American Motor Carriage Company -1903A
  • American Motors -1920A 126 visits American Motors -1920A
  • Apperson Cars -1919A 377 visits Apperson Cars -1919A
  • Apperson Cars -1920A 1592 visits Apperson Cars -1920A
  • Austin Cars -1930A 910 visits Austin Cars -1930A
  • Austin Cars -1930B 862 visits Austin Cars -1930B
  • Austin Cars -1930C 47 visits Austin Cars -1930C
  • Autocar -1901A 860 visits Autocar -1901A
  • Autocar -1903A 356 visits Autocar -1903A
  • Autocar -1907A 920 visits Autocar -1907A
  • Autocar -1907B 846 visits Autocar -1907B
  • Autocar -1908A 893 visits Autocar -1908A
  • Barley Motor Cars -1916A 1672 visits Barley Motor Cars -1916A
  • Bell Cars -1921A 1063 visits Bell Cars -1921A
  • Bergdoll Cars -1911A 1172 visits Bergdoll Cars -1911A
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911A 838 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911A
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911B1 1120 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911B1
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911B2 1010 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911B2
  • Brush Automobiles -1916A 1461 visits Brush Automobiles -1916A
  • Case Automobiles -1916A 3061 visits Case Automobiles -1916A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1913A 2103 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1913A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922A 1204 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922B 983 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922B
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922C 1202 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922C
  • Chalmers-Detroit Automobiles -1909A 1265 visits Chalmers-Detroit Automobiles -1909A
  • Chandler Motor Cars -1917A 2056 visits Chandler Motor Cars -1917A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1916A 2757 visits Cole Motor Cars -1916A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1919A 1347 visits Cole Motor Cars -1919A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1920A 1755 visits Cole Motor Cars -1920A
  • Cord Automobiles -1929A 1806 visits Cord Automobiles -1929A
  • Darracq Cars -1903A 520 visits Darracq Cars -1903A
  • Darracq Cars -1903B 256 visits Darracq Cars -1903B
  • De Dion-Bouton Cars -1903A 242 visits De Dion-Bouton Cars -1903A
  • Durant Automobiles -1929A 1939 visits Durant Automobiles -1929A
  • Duryea Automobiles -1905A 1567 visits Duryea Automobiles -1905A
  • Essex Cars -1922A 1691 visits Essex Cars -1922A
  • Essex Cars -1931A 1751 visits Essex Cars -1931A
  • Fiat Automobiles -1911A 1697 visits Fiat Automobiles -1911A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1903A 1164 visits Franklin Automobiles -1903A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1905A 1375 visits Franklin Automobiles -1905A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1919A 1180 visits Franklin Automobiles -1919A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1920A 1341 visits Franklin Automobiles -1920A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1926A 1473 visits Franklin Automobiles -1926A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1929A 1503 visits Franklin Automobiles -1929A
  • Garford Automobiles -1913A 1132 visits Garford Automobiles -1913A
  • Glide Automobiles -1906A 1271 visits Glide Automobiles -1906A
  • Graham-Paige Automobiles -1929A 1814 visits Graham-Paige Automobiles -1929A
  • Hal Motor Cars -1916A 1484 visits Hal Motor Cars -1916A
  • Haynes Cars -1909A 1410 visits Haynes Cars -1909A
  • Haynes Cars -1912A 1490 visits Haynes Cars -1912A
  • Jordan Cars -1919A 259 visits Jordan Cars -1919A
  • Jordan Cars -1920A 278 visits Jordan Cars -1920A
  • Jordan Cars -1926A 1822 visits Jordan Cars -1926A
  • King Motor Cars -1917A 1516 visits King Motor Cars -1917A
  • Knight Motor Cars -1920A 265 visits Knight Motor Cars -1920A
  • La Salle Automobiles -1926A 1309 visits La Salle Automobiles -1926A
  • La Salle Automobiles -1926B 1400 visits La Salle Automobiles -1926B
  • La Salle Automobiles -1930A 1784 visits La Salle Automobiles -1930A
  • LaFayette Motor Cars -1921A 261 visits LaFayette Motor Cars -1921A
  • Locomobile Cars -1909A 1156 visits Locomobile Cars -1909A
  • Locomobile Cars -1910A 1165 visits Locomobile Cars -1910A
  • Locomobile Cars -1911A 1834 visits Locomobile Cars -1911A
  • Locomobile Cars -1916A 1377 visits Locomobile Cars -1916A
  • Locomobile Cars -1921A 281 visits Locomobile Cars -1921A
  • Lozier Cars -1913A 1310 visits Lozier Cars -1913A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1911A 1598 visits Marmon Automobiles -1911A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1918A 1570 visits Marmon Automobiles -1918A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1918B 969 visits Marmon Automobiles -1918B
  • Marmon Automobiles -1919A 1749 visits Marmon Automobiles -1919A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1921A 1750 visits Marmon Automobiles -1921A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1921B 297 visits Marmon Automobiles -1921B
  • Marmon Automobiles -1926A 1057 visits Marmon Automobiles -1926A
  • Maxwell Cars -1909A 2100 visits Maxwell Cars -1909A
  • Maxwell Cars -1910A 661 visits Maxwell Cars -1910A
  • Mercer Motor Cars -1920A 225 visits Mercer Motor Cars -1920A