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The Automotive Fine Arts Society

From the earliest days of motoring, advertising was the primary venue for auto-related art. Accomplished painters like Peter Helck produced some very high quality work from the 1920’s through the 1940’s but for the most part the fine art community considered such stuff mere illustration. However, in recent years, the genre has come into it’s…

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Detroit Auburn – Cord Sales and Service

By the time these photos were taken (we’re guessing it was around 1929 or 1930) the Indiana upstart, Auburn, had already been building quality cars for more than 25 years. Here they have invaded Michigan and these reputable looking gentlemen are hawking their two lines of cars right in the “Big Three’s” backyard, Detroit. Aside…

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Four L-29 Cords In Oklahoma City

An interesting photo of four L-29 Cords in front of what was then the Auburn-Cord and possibly Duesenberg dealer in Oklahoma City, OK. The photo appears to have been taken before or after a parade, as there is in a truck in the background which appears to have served as a float. The building has…

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