Road Transport | 1900 | Silent | B/W
The Glidden Tour car rally, a wonderful parade of pre 1910 motor cars. Some of the cars have many passengers, including ladies in large hats, waving.
Crowds wait and wave on the bend of a road as the cars come round. " Richard Brazier " goes up the hill. " An Indian Motorcycle (1903 model ) ". " Stanley Steamer ( Marriott ) " has a no 5 on the back. Open topped car with lots of steam and two men inside. " Maxwell ". The road is very rocky and not a hard surface. One car requires a push up the hill. " Cameron " the driver gets out to give his car a push up the hill, the crowd join in. " Pierce great Arrow". The car rally arrives at a large white grandstand in new York. The cars pass down the road in a file. They are ( in order ) White Steamer , Darracq , Pope Toledo , Pope Hartford , Winton 4 cylinder , Cadillac , Rambler , Napier , White Steamer , Reo , White steamer , Franklin Thomas Flyer , Winton 2 Cylinder , Locomobile , Packard , Winton , Pierce Great Arrow , Stanley Steamer , Whitw steamer , Darracq , Pope Toledo , Maxwell , Pope Hartford , Winton , Cadillac , Rambler , White steamer , White steamer , Napier , Reo , Knox Truck .
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