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Early Automobiles

Description

This album contains 24 early 20th century black and white images, of various sizes, depicting early automobiles, many of which include family members and pets. There are no captions or annotations. Several scenes depict automobiles in front of a brick garage and others en route on a country road. One photograph appears to be of a car that has been in a collision. There is one prominent image of a large house, possibly a hotel or shingled summer house, with porches, stonework and awnings, and two autos parked in front. Overall, the album reflects the creator's fascination with automobiles.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
ca. 1900
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Date of Acquisition
2001
Physical Description
1 photograph album; 12 1/2 x 8 3/4 inches
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
album number: 218
GUSN
193787
Reference Code
PC009.218

Record details

Descriptive Terms
automobiles
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photograph albums
Subjects
Automobile
Location Note
photo albums # 217,218

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