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 3492 visits Abbott-Detroit Cars -1912A
  • Adams-Farwell Cars -1907A 994 visits Adams-Farwell Cars -1907A
  • Aerocar Automobiles -1906A 2032 visits Aerocar Automobiles -1906A
  • Allen Cars -1916A 932 visits Allen Cars -1916A
  • American Motor Carriage Company -1903A 1085 visits American Motor Carriage Company -1903A
  • American Motors -1920A 175 visits American Motors -1920A
  • Apperson Cars -1919A 406 visits Apperson Cars -1919A
  • Apperson Cars -1920A 1642 visits Apperson Cars -1920A
  • Auburn Cars -1935A 15 visits Auburn Cars -1935A
  • Austin Cars -1930A 930 visits Austin Cars -1930A
  • Austin Cars -1930B 885 visits Austin Cars -1930B
  • Austin Cars -1930C 78 visits Austin Cars -1930C
  • Autocar -1901A 897 visits Autocar -1901A
  • Autocar -1903A 382 visits Autocar -1903A
  • Autocar -1907A 943 visits Autocar -1907A
  • Autocar -1907B 864 visits Autocar -1907B
  • Autocar -1908A 919 visits Autocar -1908A
  • Barley Motor Cars -1916A 1689 visits Barley Motor Cars -1916A
  • Bell Cars -1921A 1096 visits Bell Cars -1921A
  • Bergdoll Cars -1911A 1204 visits Bergdoll Cars -1911A
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911A 864 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911A
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911B1 1136 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911B1
  • Black-Crow Cars -1911B2 1032 visits Black-Crow Cars -1911B2
  • Brush Automobiles -1916A 1480 visits Brush Automobiles -1916A
  • Case Automobiles -1916A 3097 visits Case Automobiles -1916A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1913A 2127 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1913A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922A 1225 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922A
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922B 1008 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922B
  • Chalmers Automobiles -1922C 1242 visits Chalmers Automobiles -1922C
  • Chalmers-Detroit Automobiles -1909A 1286 visits Chalmers-Detroit Automobiles -1909A
  • Chandler Motor Cars -1917A 2085 visits Chandler Motor Cars -1917A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1916A 2773 visits Cole Motor Cars -1916A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1919A 1373 visits Cole Motor Cars -1919A
  • Cole Motor Cars -1920A 1795 visits Cole Motor Cars -1920A
  • Cord Automobiles -1929A 1843 visits Cord Automobiles -1929A
  • Darracq Cars -1903A 537 visits Darracq Cars -1903A
  • Darracq Cars -1903B 276 visits Darracq Cars -1903B
  • De Dion-Bouton Cars -1903A 264 visits De Dion-Bouton Cars -1903A
  • Duesenberg Automobiles -1935A 15 visits Duesenberg Automobiles -1935A
  • Durant Automobiles -1929A 1961 visits Durant Automobiles -1929A
  • Duryea Automobiles -1905A 1585 visits Duryea Automobiles -1905A
  • Essex Cars -1922A 1722 visits Essex Cars -1922A
  • Essex Cars -1928A 16 visits Essex Cars -1928A
  • Essex Cars -1931A 1777 visits Essex Cars -1931A
  • Fiat Automobiles -1911A 1722 visits Fiat Automobiles -1911A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1903A 1186 visits Franklin Automobiles -1903A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1905A 1393 visits Franklin Automobiles -1905A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1919A 1200 visits Franklin Automobiles -1919A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1920A 1361 visits Franklin Automobiles -1920A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1926A 1503 visits Franklin Automobiles -1926A
  • Franklin Automobiles -1929A 1524 visits Franklin Automobiles -1929A
  • Garford Automobiles -1913A 1156 visits Garford Automobiles -1913A
  • Glide Automobiles -1906A 1299 visits Glide Automobiles -1906A
  • Graham-Paige Automobiles -1929A 1835 visits Graham-Paige Automobiles -1929A
  • Hal Motor Cars -1916A 1502 visits Hal Motor Cars -1916A
  • Haynes Cars -1909A 1430 visits Haynes Cars -1909A
  • Haynes Cars -1912A 1510 visits Haynes Cars -1912A
  • Jordan Cars -1919A 292 visits Jordan Cars -1919A
  • Jordan Cars -1920A 309 visits Jordan Cars -1920A
  • Jordan Cars -1926A 1869 visits Jordan Cars -1926A
  • King Motor Cars -1917A 1552 visits King Motor Cars -1917A
  • Knight Motor Cars -1920A 289 visits Knight Motor Cars -1920A
  • La Salle Automobiles -1926A 1335 visits La Salle Automobiles -1926A
  • La Salle Automobiles -1926B 1424 visits La Salle Automobiles -1926B
  • La Salle Automobiles -1930A 1825 visits La Salle Automobiles -1930A
  • LaFayette Motor Cars -1921A 312 visits LaFayette Motor Cars -1921A
  • LaSalle Automobiles -1930sA 18 visits LaSalle Automobiles -1930sA
  • LaSalle Automobiles -1934A 17 visits LaSalle Automobiles -1934A
  • Locomobile Cars -1904A 23 visits Locomobile Cars -1904A
  • Locomobile Cars -1904B 20 visits Locomobile Cars -1904B
  • Locomobile Cars -1909A 1182 visits Locomobile Cars -1909A
  • Locomobile Cars -1910A 1202 visits Locomobile Cars -1910A
  • Locomobile Cars -1911A 1857 visits Locomobile Cars -1911A
  • Locomobile Cars -1916A 1414 visits Locomobile Cars -1916A
  • Locomobile Cars -1921A 320 visits Locomobile Cars -1921A
  • Lozier Cars -1913A 1348 visits Lozier Cars -1913A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1911A 1621 visits Marmon Automobiles -1911A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1918A 1592 visits Marmon Automobiles -1918A
  • Marmon Automobiles -1918B 1002 visits Marmon Automobiles -1918B
  • Marmon Automobiles -1919A 1771 visits Marmon Automobiles -1919A