Antique automobile photographs

Finding aid prepared by Jessica Geiser, 2017
Special Collections & University Archives
The UCR Library
P.O. Box 5900
University of California
Riverside, California 92517-5900
Phone: 951-827-3233
Fax: 951-827-4673
Email: specialcollections@ucr.edu
URL: http://library.ucr.edu/libraries/special-collections-university-archives
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Antique automobile photographs
Date (inclusive): circa 1920-1929
Collection Number: MS 010
Extent: 0.42 Linear Feet (1 box)
Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
Riverside, CA 92517-5900
Abstract: This collection contains 10 glass plate negatives and photographic prints of cars taken around San Francisco, California, in the 1920s for auto showrooms. The cars pictured include models from various manufacturers, including Buick, Nash, Peerless, Stearns, Haynes, Franklin and McFarlan.
Languages: No linguistic content.

Access

This collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[identification of item], [date if possible]. Antique automobile photographs (MS 010). Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

Processing History

Processed by Jessica Geiser, 2017.

Collection Scope and Contents

This collection contains 10 glass plate negatives and photographic prints of cars taken around San Francisco, California, in the 1920s for auto showrooms. The cars pictured include models from various manufacturers, including Buick, Nash, Peerless, Stearns, Haynes, Franklin and McFarlan.

Collection Arrangement

The collection is arranged alphabetically by manufacturer.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Subjects

Antique and classic cars.
Buick Motor Company
F.B. Stearns Company
Franklin Automobile Company
Haynes Automobile Company
McFarlan Motor Car Co.
Nash Motors Company
Peerless Motor Car Company (Cleveland, Ohio)
San Francisco (Calif.).

Genres and Forms of Materials

Glass Plate Negatives.
Photographs.


Collection Contents

Box 1, Folder 1

Buick Sedan 1924

Box 1, Folder 2

Franklin Touring Sedan 1921

Box 1, Folder 3

Franklin Touring Sedan 1921

Box 1, Folder 4

Haynes Sedan circa 1920-1929

Box 1, Folder 5

Haynes Touring Sedan circa 1920-1929

Box 1, Folder 6

McFarlan Open Cab Limousine circa 1918

Box 1, Folder 7

Moon Type 6-48 1921

Box 1, Folder 8

Nash Coupe circa 1920-1929

Box 1, Folder 9

Peerless Opera Coupe circa 1920-1929

Box 1, Folder 10

Stearns Touring Sedan circa 1920-1929