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Stutz Atlanta Motor Co. Inc. documents

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS759f

Scope and Content

This collection contains correspondence and memos from the Stutz Atlanta Motor Company from 1925-1926, as well as Atlanta Automobile Association bulletins and booklets.

Dates

  • 1925-1926, undated

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

Administrative/Biographical History

Stutz Atlanta Motor Company Inc. was the Atlanta branch dealership of Stutz Motor Car Company of America, a producer of luxury cars based in Indianapolis, Indiana. Stutz Motor Company was founded in 1911 by Harry C. Stutz and the company soon gained recognition for their high-speed racing cars. In 1919 Harry Stutz sold the company to three investors, one of whom was Charles M. Schwab, and the Stutz Motor Car Company of America became a developer of safety cars, while still keeping their prominence in the racing world. Stutz Motor Car Company of America closed in 1935. The company produced thirty-five thousand cars during its operation.

Extent

1 folder(s)

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase, 1988

Description Control

This collection was processed in 2017.
Title
Stutz Atlanta Motor Co. Inc. documents
Author
Kelley Warrington
Date
March 2017
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center Repository

Contact:
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Atlanta GA 30305
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