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
    2839 visits
     Artist:  Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Michael WarStevens-Duryea Automobiles -1911A
  • Abbott-Detroit Cars -1912A 3435 visits Abbott-Detroit Cars -1912A
  • Adams-Farwell Cars -1907A 961 visits Adams-Farwell Cars -1907A
  • Aerocar Automobiles -1906A 2000 visits Aerocar Automobiles -1906A
  • Allen Cars -1916A 885 visits Allen Cars -1916A
  • American Motor Carriage Company -1903A 1057 visits American Motor Carriage Company -1903A
  • American Motors -1920A 98 visits American Motors -1920A
  • Apperson Cars -1919A 367 visits Apperson Cars -1919A
  • Apperson Cars -1920A 1574 visits Apperson Cars -1920A
  • Austin Cars -1930A 905 visits Austin Cars -1930A
  • Austin Cars -1930B 846 visits Austin Cars -1930B
  • Austin Cars -1930C 29 visits Austin Cars -1930C
  • Autocar -1901A 836 visits Autocar -1901A
  • Autocar -1903A 342 visits Autocar -1903A
  • Autocar -1907A 906 visits Autocar -1907A
  • Autocar -1907B 834 visits Autocar -1907B
  • Autocar -1908A 877 visits Autocar -1908A
  • Barley Motor Cars -1916A 1659 visits Barley Motor Cars -1916A
  • Bell Cars -1921A 1040 visits Bell Cars -1921A
  • Bergdoll Cars -1911A 1160 visits Bergdoll Cars -1911A
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911A 821 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911A
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911B1 1114 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911B1
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911B2 996 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911B2
  • Brush Automobiles -1916A 1449 visits Brush Automobiles -1916A
  • Case Automobiles -1916A 3043 visits Case Automobiles -1916A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1913A 2093 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1913A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922A 1188 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922B 970 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922B
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922C 1169 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922C
  • Chalmers-Detroit Automobiles -1909A 1257 visits Chalmers-Detroit Automobiles -1909A
  • Chandler Motor Cars -1917A 2027 visits Chandler Motor Cars -1917A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1916A 2746 visits Cole Motor Cars -1916A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1919A 1331 visits Cole Motor Cars -1919A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1920A 1721 visits Cole Motor Cars -1920A
  • Cord Automobiles -1929A 1771 visits Cord Automobiles -1929A
  • Darracq Cars -1903A 508 visits Darracq Cars -1903A
  • Darracq Cars -1903B 249 visits Darracq Cars -1903B
  • De Dion-Bouton Cars -1903A 228 visits De Dion-Bouton Cars -1903A
  • Durant Automobiles -1929A 1928 visits Durant Automobiles -1929A
  • Duryea Automobiles -1905A 1558 visits Duryea Automobiles -1905A
  • Essex Cars -1922A 1663 visits Essex Cars -1922A
  • Essex Cars -1931A 1722 visits Essex Cars -1931A
  • Fiat Automobiles -1911A 1687 visits Fiat Automobiles -1911A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1903A 1157 visits Franklin Automobiles -1903A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1905A 1365 visits Franklin Automobiles -1905A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1919A 1173 visits Franklin Automobiles -1919A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1920A 1328 visits Franklin Automobiles -1920A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1926A 1435 visits Franklin Automobiles -1926A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1929A 1489 visits Franklin Automobiles -1929A
  • Garford Automobiles -1913A 1125 visits Garford Automobiles -1913A
  • Glide Automobiles -1906A 1250 visits Glide Automobiles -1906A
  • Graham-Paige Automobiles -1929A 1808 visits Graham-Paige Automobiles -1929A
  • Hal Motor Cars -1916A 1481 visits Hal Motor Cars -1916A
  • Haynes Cars -1909A 1398 visits Haynes Cars -1909A
  • Haynes Cars -1912A 1476 visits Haynes Cars -1912A
  • Jordan Cars -1919A 252 visits Jordan Cars -1919A
  • Jordan Cars -1920A 263 visits Jordan Cars -1920A
  • Jordan Cars -1926A 1769 visits Jordan Cars -1926A
  • King Motor Cars -1917A 1497 visits King Motor Cars -1917A
  • Knight Motor Cars -1920A 253 visits Knight Motor Cars -1920A
  • La Salle Automobiles -1926A 1297 visits La Salle Automobiles -1926A
  • La Salle Automobiles -1926B 1389 visits La Salle Automobiles -1926B
  • La Salle Automobiles -1930A 1777 visits La Salle Automobiles -1930A
  • LaFayette Motor Cars -1921A 243 visits LaFayette Motor Cars -1921A
  • Locomobile Cars -1909A 1115 visits Locomobile Cars -1909A
  • Locomobile Cars -1910A 1124 visits Locomobile Cars -1910A
  • Locomobile Cars -1911A 1818 visits Locomobile Cars -1911A
  • Locomobile Cars -1916A 1366 visits Locomobile Cars -1916A
  • Locomobile Cars -1921A 270 visits Locomobile Cars -1921A
  • Lozier Cars -1913A 1295 visits Lozier Cars -1913A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1911A 1582 visits Marmon Automobiles -1911A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1918A 1565 visits Marmon Automobiles -1918A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1918B 942 visits Marmon Automobiles -1918B
  • Marmon Automobiles -1919A 1734 visits Marmon Automobiles -1919A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1921A 1718 visits Marmon Automobiles -1921A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1921B 291 visits Marmon Automobiles -1921B
  • Marmon Automobiles -1926A 1023 visits Marmon Automobiles -1926A
  • Maxwell Cars -1909A 2091 visits Maxwell Cars -1909A
  • Maxwell Cars -1910A 653 visits Maxwell Cars -1910A
  • Mercer Motor Cars -1920A 214 visits Mercer Motor Cars -1920A