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 3542 visits Abbott-Detroit Cars -1912A
  • Adams-Farwell Cars -1907A 1013 visits Adams-Farwell Cars -1907A
  • Aerocar Automobiles -1906A 2053 visits Aerocar Automobiles -1906A
  • Allen Cars -1916A 957 visits Allen Cars -1916A
  • American Motor Carriage Company -1903A 1106 visits American Motor Carriage Company -1903A
  • American Motors -1920A 217 visits American Motors -1920A
  • Apperson Cars -1919A 433 visits Apperson Cars -1919A
  • Apperson Cars -1920A 1689 visits Apperson Cars -1920A
  • Auburn Cars -1935A 34 visits Auburn Cars -1935A
  • Austin Cars -1930A 954 visits Austin Cars -1930A
  • Austin Cars -1930B 910 visits Austin Cars -1930B
  • Austin Cars -1930C 105 visits Austin Cars -1930C
  • Autocar -1901A 925 visits Autocar -1901A
  • Autocar -1903A 408 visits Autocar -1903A
  • Autocar -1907A 965 visits Autocar -1907A
  • Autocar -1907B 884 visits Autocar -1907B
  • Autocar -1908A 938 visits Autocar -1908A
  • Barley Motor Cars -1916A 1708 visits Barley Motor Cars -1916A
  • Bell Cars -1921A 1122 visits Bell Cars -1921A
  • Bergdoll Cars -1911A 1225 visits Bergdoll Cars -1911A
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911A 891 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911A
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911B1 1154 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911B1
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911B2 1055 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911B2
  • Brush Automobiles -1916A 1503 visits Brush Automobiles -1916A
  • Case Automobiles -1916A 3119 visits Case Automobiles -1916A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1913A 2149 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1913A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922A 1256 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922B 1043 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922B
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922C 1294 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922C
  • Chalmers-Detroit Automobiles -1909A 1304 visits Chalmers-Detroit Automobiles -1909A
  • Chandler Motor Cars -1917A 2124 visits Chandler Motor Cars -1917A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1916A 2793 visits Cole Motor Cars -1916A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1919A 1403 visits Cole Motor Cars -1919A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1920A 1841 visits Cole Motor Cars -1920A
  • Cord Automobiles -1929A 1891 visits Cord Automobiles -1929A
  • Darracq Cars -1903A 557 visits Darracq Cars -1903A
  • Darracq Cars -1903B 297 visits Darracq Cars -1903B
  • De Dion-Bouton Cars -1903A 287 visits De Dion-Bouton Cars -1903A
  • Duesenberg Automobiles -1935A 34 visits Duesenberg Automobiles -1935A
  • Durant Automobiles -1929A 1980 visits Durant Automobiles -1929A
  • Duryea Automobiles -1905A 1604 visits Duryea Automobiles -1905A
  • Essex Cars -1922A 1753 visits Essex Cars -1922A
  • Essex Cars -1928A 33 visits Essex Cars -1928A
  • Essex Cars -1931A 1821 visits Essex Cars -1931A
  • Fiat Automobiles -1911A 1742 visits Fiat Automobiles -1911A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1903A 1207 visits Franklin Automobiles -1903A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1905A 1415 visits Franklin Automobiles -1905A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1919A 1221 visits Franklin Automobiles -1919A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1920A 1380 visits Franklin Automobiles -1920A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1926A 1544 visits Franklin Automobiles -1926A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1929A 1545 visits Franklin Automobiles -1929A
  • Garford Automobiles -1913A 1175 visits Garford Automobiles -1913A
  • Glide Automobiles -1906A 1320 visits Glide Automobiles -1906A
  • Graham-Paige Automobiles -1929A 1859 visits Graham-Paige Automobiles -1929A
  • Hal Motor Cars -1916A 1524 visits Hal Motor Cars -1916A
  • Haynes Cars -1909A 1448 visits Haynes Cars -1909A
  • Haynes Cars -1912A 1536 visits Haynes Cars -1912A
  • Jordan Cars -1919A 316 visits Jordan Cars -1919A
  • Jordan Cars -1920A 337 visits Jordan Cars -1920A
  • Jordan Cars -1926A 1935 visits Jordan Cars -1926A
  • King Motor Cars -1917A 1576 visits King Motor Cars -1917A
  • Knight Motor Cars -1920A 313 visits Knight Motor Cars -1920A
  • La Salle Automobiles -1926A 1357 visits La Salle Automobiles -1926A
  • La Salle Automobiles -1926B 1449 visits La Salle Automobiles -1926B
  • La Salle Automobiles -1930A 1849 visits La Salle Automobiles -1930A
  • LaFayette Motor Cars -1921A 337 visits LaFayette Motor Cars -1921A
  • LaSalle Automobiles -1930sA 36 visits LaSalle Automobiles -1930sA
  • LaSalle Automobiles -1934A 35 visits LaSalle Automobiles -1934A
  • LaSalle Automobiles -1934B 28 visits LaSalle Automobiles -1934B
  • Locomobile Cars -1904A 55 visits Locomobile Cars -1904A
  • Locomobile Cars -1904B 39 visits Locomobile Cars -1904B
  • Locomobile Cars -1909A 1219 visits Locomobile Cars -1909A
  • Locomobile Cars -1910A 1249 visits Locomobile Cars -1910A
  • Locomobile Cars -1911A 1877 visits Locomobile Cars -1911A
  • Locomobile Cars -1912A 23 visits Locomobile Cars -1912A
  • Locomobile Cars -1916A 1437 visits Locomobile Cars -1916A
  • Locomobile Cars -1921A 349 visits Locomobile Cars -1921A
  • Lozier Cars -1913A 1375 visits Lozier Cars -1913A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1911A 1645 visits Marmon Automobiles -1911A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1918A 1608 visits Marmon Automobiles -1918A