• Man driving 1899 Packard Model A

    8x10 black and white photograph of first Packard. Inscribed on photo back: driven on campus of Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pa. after car was shipped there in autumn of a 1930 for permanent exhibition in lobby of the James Ward Packard Laboratory of Electrical & Mechanical Engineering. Car is 1-cylinder, 9-horsepower, 71.5-inch wheelbase, 2-person roadster completed Nov. 6, 1899. Body by Morgan & Williams, Warren, Ohio. The restored car has a solid engine compartment door (original had louver…

  • First Packard Model A

    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.

  • First Packard Model A

    8x10 black and white photograph of 1899 Packard Number One in crate with 6 unidentified men in suits. Inscribed on photo back: Model A, 1-cylinder, 9-horsepower, 71.5-inch wheelbase, 2-person roadster completed Nov. 6, 1899, in Warren Ohio. Body by Morgan & Williams. Car is either being crated at Packard Motor Car Co. for shipment to Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pa. or being uncrated at Lehigh for permanent display in the lobby of the James Ward Packard Laboratory of Electrical and Mechanical…

  • Packard Model A with woman in front of the Lodge

    8x10 black and white photograph of Packard Number One with woman, parked in front of the manager's quarters (a.k.a. the Lodge), designed by Albert Kahn, at the Packard Proving Grounds. Inscribed on photo back: car completed Nov. 6, 1899, Warren Ohio; Model A, 1-cylinder, 9-horsepower, 71.5-inch wheelbase, 2-person roadster; body by Morgan & Williams, carriage manufacturer, Warren, Ohio. Restored car has solid engine compartment door, vs. louvered door of original, and is missing original fitting…

  • First Packard Model A

    8x10 black and white photograph of Packard Number One. Inscribed on photo back: completed Nov. 6, 1899, Warren Ohio; Model A, 1-cylinder, 9-horsepower, 71.5-inch wheelbase, 2-person roadster; body by Morgan & Williams, carriage manufacturer, Warren, Ohio. Restored car has solid engine compartment door, vs. louvered door of original, and is missing original fittings such as side lights & the one affixed to the center of the front springs, and the dos-a-dos seat originally mounted on the rear deck…

  • 1917 Packard special victoria, parked on street in front of Packard dealership

    8x10 black and white Packard Co. file photograph of a 1917 Packard parked on street in front of Packard building. Inscribed on photo back: 12-cylinder, 88-horsepower, 135-inch wheelbase, 2-35 second series twin six, special victoria. Note 1930 seventh series Packard standard eight in show window at left, 1929 sixth series reflected in showroom door. This photograph said to have been taken outside the Packard dealership in Savannah, Ga.

  • 1929 Packard in parade for Admiral Richard E. Byrd

    8x10 black and white Packard Co. file photograph of a 1929 Packard three-quarter front view, during ticker tape parade for Admiral Richard E. Byrd, crowd in background. Inscribed on photo back: Packard 640, custom eight, sixth series, 8-cylinder, 106-horsepower, 140.5-inch wheelbase, 7-person touring car (body type #340), fitted with deluxe equipment, plus dual side mirrors, six white sidewall tires, traditional parade from Battery Park up Broadway to City Hall New York City, reception for Rear-…

  • 1930 Packard sedan, nine-tenths left front view

    8x10 black and white Packard Co. file photograph of a 1930 Packard nine-tenths left front view. Inscribed on photo back: Packard 740, custom eight, seventh series, 8-cylinder, 106-horsepower, 140.5-inch wheelbase, 5-person sedan (body type #413), prototype, note 1929 Michigan license plate #184-152.

  • 1930 Packard sedan, nine-tenths right front view

    7.5x9.5 black and white Packard Co. file photograph of a 1930 Packard nine-tenths right front view. Inscribed on photo back: Packard 740, custom eight, seventh series, 8-cylinder, 106-horsepower, 140.5-inch wheelbase, 5-person sedan (body type #413), prototype, note 1929 Michigan license plate #184-152.

  • 1930 Packard sedan, nine-tenths right front view

    7.5x9.5 black and white Packard Co. file photograph of a 1930 Packard nine-tenths right front view. Inscribed on photo back: Packard 740, custom eight, seventh series, 8-cylinder, 106-horsepower, 140.5-inch wheelbase, 7-person sedan (body type #414), prototype, note 1929 Michigan license plate #184-152.

  • 1930 Packard sedan, left side view

    8x10 black and white Packard Co. file photograph of a 1930 Packard left side view. Inscribed on photo back: Packard 733, standard eight, seventh series, 8-cylinder, 90-horsepower, 134.5-inch wheelbase, 7-person sedan (body type #404), catalogue rendering.

  • 1930 Packard sedan, right side view, parked on snowy street, in front of house

    8x10 black and white Packard Co. file photograph of a 1930 Packard right side view, parked on snowy street, in front of house. Inscribed on photo back: Packard 733, standard eight, seventh series, 8-cylinder, 90-horsepower, 134.5-inch wheelbase, 7-person sedan (body type #404).

  • 1930 Packard sedan, right side view, parked on street, in front of house

    8x10 black and white Packard Co. file photograph of a 1930 Packard right side view, parked on street, in front of house. Inscribed on photo back: Packard 733, standard eight, seventh series, 8-cylinder, 90-horsepower, 134.5-inch wheelbase, 7-person sedan (body type #404), fitted with fender mounted side lights, 6-wheel equipment, folding trunk rack, 1929 Michigan license plate # M-62.

  • 1930 Packard sedan in the factory spray booth getting some paint work done

    8x10 black and white Packard Co. file photograph of a 1930 Packard three-quarter front view, in factory spray booth getting paint work done. Inscribed on photo back: Packard 726, standard eight, seventh series, 8-cylinder, 90-horsepower, 127.5-inch wheelbase, 5-person sedan (body type #403), factory spray booth, designed to handle special touch-up work on "injured" bodies, fender, etc.

  • 1930 Packard sedan, nine-tenths left side view, parked on street in front of house

    8x10 black and white Packard Co. file photograph of a 1930 Packard nine-tenths left side view, parked on street in front of house. Inscribed on photo back: Packard 726, standard eight, seventh series, 8-cylinder, 90-horsepower, 127.5-inch wheelbase, 5-person sedan (body type #403).

  • 1930 Packard sedan, three-quarter right front view, domed building in background

    8x10 black and white Packard Co. file photograph of a 1930 Packard three-quarter right front view, domed building in background. Inscribed on photo back: Packard 726, standard eight, seventh series, 8-cylinder, 90-horsepower, 127.5-inch wheelbase, 5-person sedan (body type #403).

  • 1930 Packard two-toned touring car, nine-tenths left side view, top raised

    8x10 black and white Packard Co. file photograph of a 1930 two-toned Packard nine-tenths left side view, top raised. Inscribed on photo back: Packard 745, deluxe eight, seventh series, 8-cylinder, 106-horsepower, 145.5-inch wheelbase, 7-person touring car (body type #420), prototype, no Packard body plate, missing rear fender.

  • 1930 Packard two-toned touring car, nine-tenths left side view, top folded

    7.5x9.5 black and white Packard Co. file photograph of a 1930 two-toned Packard nine-tenths left side view, top folded. Inscribed on photo back: Packard 745, deluxe eight, seventh series, 8-cylinder, 106-horsepower, 145.5-inch wheelbase, 7-person touring car (body type #420), prototype, no Packard body plate, missing rear fender.

  • 1930 Packard touring car, nine-tenths left side view, top folded

    7.5x9.5 black and white Packard Co. file photograph of a 1930 Packard nine-tenths left side view, top folded. Inscribed on photo back: Packard 740, custom eight, seventh series, 8-cylinder, 106-horsepower, 140.5-inch wheelbase, 7-person touring car (body type #410), touring, missing rear fender, plaited leather upholstery a la model 733; production 740 used plain stretch style.

  • 1930 Packard touring car, left side view, top raised

    8x10 black and white Packard Co. file photograph of a 1930 Packard nine-tenths left side view, top raised. Inscribed on photo back: Packard 740, custom eight, seventh series, 8-cylinder, 106-horsepower, 140.5-inch wheelbase, 7-person touring car (body type #410), touring, missing rear fender, plaited leather upholstery a la model 733; production 740 used plain stretch style.