First Packard Model A
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8x10 black and white photograph from glass negative of Packard Number One. Inscribed on photo back: completed Nov. 6, 1899 in Warren, Ohio; Model A, 1-cylinder, 9-horsepower, 71.5-inch wheelbase, 2-person roadster; body by Morgan & Williams, carriage manufacturer, Warren, Ohio. Photographed prior to car's restoration and donation to Lehigh University--note flat tires, tattered fender, etc.