Dating cars in old photos

Fashion Columbia Study Collection Columbia College in Chicago has a great collection of women’s clothing which document historic styles, revival fashions and period details of what was in vogue during the 20th century.

Topics include evening attire, fashion accessories and even bathing costumes and undergarments.

This allows for an extra 1/2" to 1" of space at the bottom of the cabinet card where the name of the photographer or studio was typcially printed.

The cabinet card is similar to the smaller Dating a Cabinet Card: Details of a cabinet card, from the type of card stock to whether it had right-angled or rounded corners, can often help to determine the date of the photograph to within five years.

The new models introduced in 1930 were: Bentley 8 Litre Cadillac V-16 Chevrolet Series AD Universal Mercedes-Benz 770 Volvo TR670 Series Wolseley Hornet (1930)Intended to provide the basis for a super-luxury car for very wealthy buyers, the 1930 Bentley 8 Litre was introduced a year into the Great Depression -- during a time when many people could not afford bread for families.

1951 Mercury Coupe Morgan Plus 8Hua Hin Vintage Cars Parade Festival 2011MGA sport car in suburb of San Francisco MGS coupe 1600 - view from back1956 Michael May's Porsche 550RS at Milano Autoclassica 2016The Excalibur Series III Phaeton Vintage car Talbot-Lago T150 SS Teardrop Coupe, 1937.

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