Make a research request



Our Library contains a large collection of automotive research material including owner's manuals, sales catalogues, illustrated parts lists, wiring diagrams, promotional information, etc. These materials afford us the ability to perform research on all makes and models of early automobiles. The Automotive Research Library staff can perform this research for you.

To defray costs, our staff will charge $20 per half hour with a $15 minimum per research request. Photocopying will be charged at .35 per 8" x 1/2" x 11" and .60 per 11" x 17" page. We accept Discover, Visa and MasterCard credit cards.

Complete and submit the form below, and we will contact you regarding available materials and research costs. at .35 per 8" x 1/2" x 11" and .60 per 11" x 17" page. We accept Visa and MasterCard credit cards.

Requestor's First Name *
Requestor's Last Name *
Address *
City *    State      Country *     Zip / Postal Code
Home Phone   Work Phone             Fax:
Email Address:

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Club Affiliation(s)

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Vehicle Make
Vehicle Year
Model Number or Series
Body Style: Runabout  Roadster
Touring       Sedan
Other, Specific

Number of Cylinders:
Engine Configuration : Describe
Serial Numbers on any body or chassis plates:
Engine Number :
Pictures are very helpful which show detail.
Please check the boxes of pictures you can provide to aid in researching your vehicle:
front of radiator side view of car
rear engine
interior dash, instruments etc. 

Check items of interest:

Factory sales catalog  Owner's or operators manual 
Parts list  Early Advertising 
Early trade journal articles & specifications  Specific Items or Authenticity
Date of manufacture General information about the make
A list of similar cars and their owners worldwide  

Other information (describe)

Please ensure the accuracy of your email address so that we can easily contact you.



If you prefer to mail your request, please complete this form, print it, and Mail or Fax to:

Horseless Carriage Foundation Inc.
P.O. Box 4119
La Mesa, California, 91944-4119
Fax: (619) 464-0301

Return to the Horseless Carriage Foundation web site without completing this form.