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Automobile industry and trade

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Allison Transmission visitors' book

 Collection
Identifier: L248
Scope and Contents This collection contains the visitors’ book of Allison Transmission. The notes in the book were written by former employees who had joined the military for the war. Most of the notes contain the name and address of the individual, a brief note explaining what the individual is doing for the military, a greeting to his former co-workers, and the Allison Transmission department number where he had worked.
Dates: 1943-1947

Automobiles in Indiana photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SP002
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs of cars and advertisements for the Indiana automobile industry ranging from 1906 to 1965. There are some early clippings and photographs of the height of Indiana manufacturing. There are also some pictures taken in the 1960s that are of early Indiana Cars. The collection also includes some pamphlets and advertisement clippings.
Dates: 1906-1965

C. H. Black Manufacturing Company collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1436
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies copies of autographed, signed letters in ink from the C. H. Black Manufacturing Company. Most of the letters are replies to potential customers asking about certain wagons which C. H. Black can build for them. A letter written on February 26, to "The Supply World, New York City," states that they do not want to place any advertisements at the price quoted, but would place an ad for $50 a year. A letter written December 17 to a doctor informs him that "We...
Dates: 1891-1893

Cadillac Automobile Company product pamphlet

 Collection — Folder S3442
Identifier: S3442
Scope and Contents This collection contains one copy of a pamphlet created by the Cadillac Automobile Company in 1904 as a catalog to sell their cars and engines.
Dates: 1904

Carl Fisher papers

 Collection — Folder S465
Identifier: S0465
Scope and Contents This collection includes carbon copies of a typed copy of a speech by Dean Byus in Indiana on 2014/04/01 regarding the Prest-O-Lite Company and Carl Fisher.
Dates: 1954

Charles H. Black papers

 Collection — Folder S124
Identifier: S0124
Scope and Contents This collection includes a compilation from newspaper articles and letters from various authors in Indiana ranging from 1917 to 1939 regarding Charles H. Black and the automobile he built.
Dates: 1917-1939

Edgar Apperson papers

 Collection — Folder S031
Identifier: S0031
Scope and Contents This collection includes materials ranging from 1928 to 1955 concerning Edgar "Ed" and Elmer Apperson and Apperson cars from Kokomo, Indiana, including typed articles from the South Bend Tribune on June 24, 1928, a mimeographed copy of the article "Ed Apperson and the Horseless Carriage" by Robert E. Pinkerton in True Magazine, March 1952, and a souvenir ticket for the dedication of Apperson Way in Kokomo on October 20-22, 1955.
Dates: 1928-1955

Elwood Haynes biography

 Collection — Folder S0660
Identifier: S0660
Scope and Contents This collection includes typed copies from Bernice Haynes Hillis and various biographical sources in Indiana and other states ranging from 1912 to 1927 regarding Elwood Haynes.
Dates: 1912-1927

James Allison photograph collection

 Collection — Folder SP052
Identifier: SP052
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs from Allison Division and Marian College in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1911 to 1973 regarding James Allison and his mansion, "Riverdale."
Dates: 1911-1973

Lewark Garage account book

 Collection — Folder S0829
Identifier: S0829
Scope and Contents This collection contains the account book for the Lewark Garage in Glenwood, Indiana. The entries range from 1933 to 1947 and include the names of customers with the dates and types of batteries, tires and tubes purchased; customer names, dates, and fees for recharging batteries and tire inspections; and the garage's monthly reports from 1944 to 1946.
Dates: 1933-1947