• Charles Nash at the wheel of a Nash automobile

    Nash Motors Company

    Charles Nash at the wheel of a Nash touring automobile. Circa 1920s. In 1916, Charles Nash opened Nash Motors Company, which became known for its Quad trucks. It was one of many Kenosha automobile pro…

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  • Nash Motors publicity photograph

    Nash Motors Company

    A Nash Motor’s publicity photograph with a spokesmodel in the driver’s seat of a Nash Rambler. Circa 1953-1954. Company photo no. 154323. In 1916, Charles Nash opened Nash Motors Company, which became…

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  • Nash Motors factory employees at work

    Nash Motors Company

    Workers in the Nash Crank Shaft Department operating balancing machines. A note on the side states “These machines will determine the weight of a human hair.” June 8, 1923.

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  • Preparing Nash automobiles for transport

    Nash Motors Company

    A young man works underneath, hitching together two Nash LaFayettes. The front plate of one reads “1936 Nash 665.” In 1916, Charles Nash opened Nash Motors Company, which became known for its Quad tru…

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  • Nash Motors publicity photograph

    Nash Motors Company

    A Nash Motors’ publicity photograph with a spokesmodel posing outside a Nash Ambassador Custom. Circa 1953-1954. Company photo no. 154319. In 1916, Charles Nash opened Nash Motors Company, which becam…

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  • Boxed Nash automobiles are loaded onto railroad cars

    Nash Motors Company

    Nash automobiles in crates being loaded onto Chicago and Northwestern Railroad cars. Circa early 20th century. In 1916, Charles Nash opened Nash Motors Company, which became known for its Quad trucks…

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  • The Kenosha Chamber of Commerce civic banquet in honor of the Nash Motors Company twentieth anniversary

    A program from the Kenosha Chamber of Commerce Civic Banquet in honor of the Nash Motors Company Twentieth Anniversary. The banquet took place at the Elks' Club on Wednesday evening, July 29, 1936. Th…

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  • Nash automobile bodies transporting between Kenosha plants

    Nash Motors Company

    Nash automobile bodies are transported by truck between the lakefront and main Nash Motors plants. In 1916, Charles Nash opened Nash Motors Company, which became known for its Quad trucks. It was one…

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  • Nash automobiles and trucks await shipment

    Nash Motors Company

    Nash cars and trucks parked in the “drive-away yards,” located near the manufacturing plant, to await shipment. Circa 1938-1939. In 1916, Charles Nash opened Nash Motors Company, which became known fo…

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  • Nash officials view a new Nash model

    Nash Motors Company

    Nash officials at a preview for a new model. Circa 1930s. In 1916, Charles Nash opened Nash Motors Company, which became known for its Quad trucks. It was one of many Kenosha automobile producers. Dec…

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  • Preparing Nash automobiles for transport

    Nash Motors Company

    A gentleman bends in front of Nash cars, each towing a second car, preparing for a cross-country trip. Circa 1936. (A duplicate of 1468.) In 1916, Charles Nash opened Nash Motors Company, which became…

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  • Nash employees ride in a Nash automobile

    Nash Motors Company

    Nash Motors officials in a Nash touring model. Circa 1920s. In 1916, Charles Nash opened Nash Motors Company, which became known for its Quad trucks. It was one of many Kenosha automobile producers. D…

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  • Nash automobile bodies transporting between Kenosha plants

    Nash Motors Company

    A truck moves Nash automobile bodies into the main plant on 52nd Street in Kenosha. Circa 1938-1940. In 1916, Charles Nash opened Nash Motors Company, which became known for its Quad trucks. It was on…

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  • Charles W. Nash

    Nash Motors Company

    A portrait photograph of Charles W. Nash, president of the Nash Motors Company. Circa 1900s. In 1916, Charles Nash opened Nash Motors Company, which became known for its Quad trucks. It was one of man…

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  • Nash LaFayettes at the Kenosha harbor

    Nash Motors Company

    Nash LaFayettes being loaded onto a ship in the Kenosha harbor. In 1916, Charles Nash opened Nash Motors Company, which became known for its Quad trucks. It was one of many Kenosha automobile producer…

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  • Preparing Nash automobiles for transport

    Nash Motors Company

    Two men inspect under the hoods of Nash automobiles, in preparation for a cross country trip. Circa 1938. In 1916, Charles Nash opened Nash Motors Company, which became known for its Quad trucks. It w…

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  • A 1922 LaFayette

    Nash Motors Company

    A 1922 LaFayette. In 1916, Charles Nash opened Nash Motors Company, which became known for its Quad trucks. It was one of many Kenosha automobile producers. Decades later, Charles Nash handpicked Geor…

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  • Preparing Nash automobiles for transport

    Nash Motors Company

    A young man hitches together two Nash LaFayettes. Circa 1936. Photograph from O’Brien Nationally Nown. In 1916, Charles Nash opened Nash Motors Company, which became known for its Quad trucks. It was…

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  • A 1902 Nash automobile in a parade

    Nash Motors Company

    Ed Allerman, another gentleman, and several children pose with a 1902 Nash automobile in a parade. Circa 1930s. In 1916, Charles Nash opened Nash Motors Company, which became known for its Quad trucks…

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  • American Motors Corporation factory interior

    American Motors Corporation

    A collection of Nash vehicles in storage, showing damage to some. In 1954, Nash-Kelvinator Corporation joined with Hudson Motor Car Company to create the American Motors Corporation. Due to the drop i…

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