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
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Title: Antique automobile photographs
Date (inclusive): circa 1920-1929
Collection Number: MS 010
0.42 Linear Feet
Rivera Library. Special Collections
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.
This collection is open for research.
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[identification of item], [date if possible]. Antique automobile photographs (MS 010).
Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.
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
The collection is arranged alphabetically by manufacturer.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the
library's online public access catalog.
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.
Box 1, Folder 2
Franklin Touring Sedan
Box 1, Folder 3
Franklin Touring Sedan
Box 1, Folder 4
Box 1, Folder 5
Haynes Touring Sedan
Box 1, Folder 6
McFarlan Open Cab Limousine
Box 1, Folder 8
Box 1, Folder 9
Peerless Opera Coupe
Box 1, Folder 10
Stearns Touring Sedan