Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
1 documents - page 1 of 1

Cadillac Salesmen's Books and Automobile Trade Literature Collection, ca. 1920s-1986

Donor:
Anderson, John R
Subject:
Cadillac
Chrysler Corporation
Hupp Motor Company
Nash Motors Company
Packard Motor Car Company
Willys-Overland Motors
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. : 2 boxes
Type:
Guidebooks
Collection descriptions
Handbooks
Illustrations
Manuals
Advertising
Samples
Scrapbooks
Date:
1920
1986
ca 1920s-1986
1920-1990
20th century
Summary:
The collection contains guidebooks issued to Cadillac salesmen containing images of vehicles, and data on the specifications, options and features of the 1963, 1966, 1968, and 1970-1978 vehicles. Many of the books contain upholstery samples from which buyers could choose. Also: 1920s print advertisements for luxury vehicles, including Cadillac, Packard, Willys-Knight, Nash, Chrysler, and Hupmobile; advertising booklets for consumers extolling the features of the new models of Lincoln and Lincoln Mercury vehicles, 1956-1986; a scrapbook of print advertisements for various automobiles, 1920s-1960s; and one owner's manual, 1940, for Lincoln's Zephyr and Continental models.
Cite as:
Cadillac Salesmen's Books and Automobile Trade Literature Collection, ca. 1920s-1986, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Upholstery
Automobile industry and trade
Automobiles
Advertising, Magazine
Local number:
2016.3144 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By
  • Advertisements
  • Archival materials
  • Collection descriptions
  • Guidebooks
  • Illustrations
  • Manuals (instructional materials)
  • Samples
  • Scrapbooks
  • Advertisements
  • Archival materials
  • Collection descriptions
  • Guidebooks
  • Illustrations
  • Manuals (instructional materials)
  • Samples
  • Scrapbooks
  • Advertising
  • Automobile industry and trade
  • Automobiles
  • Upholstery
  • Advertising
  • Automobile industry and trade
  • Automobiles
  • Upholstery
  • Anderson, John R
  • Cadillac
  • Chrysler Corporation
  • Nash Motors Company
  • Packard Motor Car Company
  • Willys-Overland Motors
  • Anderson, John R
  • Cadillac
  • Chrysler Corporation
  • Nash Motors Company
  • Packard Motor Car Company
  • Willys-Overland Motors
Filter results to a specific time period.
  • 1900s
  • 1910s
  • 1920s
  • 1930s
  • 1940s
  • 1950s
  • 1960s
  • 1970s
  • 1980s
  • 1990s
  • Archives Center - NMAH