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Title The Franklin Car
Catalog Number 1990.005.0032 a-h
Collection Permanent Collection
Source Ward, Gilbert
Object Name Pamphlet
Date 1919
Scope & Content Advertising items for The Franklin Car Co.
a. Booklet featuring drawings of the cars, dated Dec 1919.
b. Same as "a" with less staining 17.9cm X 13.2cm.
c. Postcard dated April 1919.
d. Flyer showcasing the Cold Weather Starting feature, dated April 1919.
e. Flyer showcasing the No Tire Worry feature.
f. Poster featuring images of the car in off-road conditions, titled "The 100 Mile Test", datd April 1919.
g.Flyer showcasing the car's ability get "To the top of Mt Washington without a stop", dated November 1919.
h. Envelope, stamped, addressed to "Mr. L. E. Ward, Midland, Michigan" from "Franklin - [Chasis?] Co., Port Huron, Mich."
Pub Place Syracuse/NY/USA
Physical characteristics Paper
Subjects Automobile industry
Automobile travel
Automobile breakdowns
Automobile equipment & supplies
Classification Automobiles
People Ward, Louis E.
Extent of Description a/b. 5" x 7", 8 pages
c. 5" x 6.5"
d. 3.5" x 6", 2 pages
e. 3.5" x 6", 3 pages
f. 15" x 12"
g. 3.5" x 6", 4 pages
h. 5.5" x 7.5"