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Title Preliminary Showing of 1913 Auburn Cars
Collection John Martin Smith Miscellaneous Collection
Summary This is a pamphlet put out by Auburn Automobile Company titled "Preliminary showing of 1913 Auburn Cars, Rides like a Pullman-Pulls like a Locomotive" The pamphlet is published by "The Cargill Company, Grand Rapids." There are pictures, descriptions and prices for the following Automobile Models: "Model 40 Towncar - Five Passenger"; "Model 6-45 Coupe - Two Passenger"; "Model 30-33-L"; "Model 30-33-M"; "Model 35-L"; "Model 49-L"; "Model 40-A"; Model Six-45-B"; "Model Six-45"; and "Model Six-50". Included is an announcement from the company stating that: "The 1913 'Auburn' is here - larger, roomer, better finish, more luxurious upholstering, more power. The greatest automobile value offered for 1913 is to be found in the 'Auburn.'" "This preliminary announcement of the 1913 'Auburn' cannot begin to tell the story or its beauty and utility. It can only give you a general idea of its merits." "…so in the 1913 'Auburn' we have reached the greatest heights we have ever achieved in automobile building, not only as to beautiful, graceful lines but as to general efficiency in a car that will stand up under any strain that it can possibly be put to by any sane driver." It is noted that " Our general catalog - a work of art truly - will be ready for distribution in a short time." The back cover of the pamphlet is stamped with "John J. Keefe Co., Manufacturers Agents, 112 Nebraska St., Sioux City, Iowa."
Catalog date 2015-04-24
Catalog Number 2013.07.14.B9.039
Number of images 6
Provenance John Martin Smith
Source John Martin Smith
Subjects Auburn Automobile Company
Automobile Industry--Indiana--Auburn
Credit line For access to this image, contact the William H. Willennar Genealogy Center. When using this image, the credit line should be in the following format: Image courtesy of the William H. Willennar Genealogy Center, a service of Eckhart Public Library. Publisher