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Early automobiles : a history in advertising line art, 1890-1930

Author: Jim Harter
Publisher: San Antonio, Texas : Wings Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Image archivist and transportation historian Jim Harter follows his work, Early Farm Tractors, with an even larger collection of images from advertising line art from 1880 to 1930, this time focused  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Harter
ISBN: 9781609404697 1609404696 9781609404895 1609404890
OCLC Number: 909112095
Description: xvi, 215 pages ; 32 cm
Contents: A Short History of the Methods of Printed Illustration / Eric Edelman --
Introduction / Jim Harter --
Early Automobiles: A History in Advertising Line Art, 1890 --
1930. Steam Carriage Ancestors --
Early Developments in Gas Propulsion and Motor Carriages --
Early Development of Electric Vehicles --
America's First Successful Motor Carriage --
Steam Revisited --
Fin de Siecle --
Viva le France --
The New Century and General Developments --
Improvements in Tires and Roads --
The Era of the Electric Car --
The Electric Cab Venture and the Seldon Patent --
Col. Pope's Automobile Empire --
Henry Ford, the Model T, Lincoln, and the Model A --
Ransom E. Olds, Oldsmobile and Reo --
Buick, William C. Durant, and General Motors --
Cadillac and LaSalle --
The Three P's --
Maxwell, Chrysler, and Dodge Brothers --
Mercer and Stutz --
Auburn, Duesenberg and Cord --
Honorable Mention --
Plates.
Responsibility: Jim Harter.

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