• Posted in: Mailbag HI Mailbag: The Henderson Motor Car Company

    Reader’s Question: Do you have any information, URLs, or other references that might assist me in obtaining some ‘history’ on my Grandfather Charles P. Henderson’s short-lived auto manufacturing company, the Henderson Motor Car Co.,  around...

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  • Posted in: Auto Indy Auto Manufacturers Rescue Flood Victims

    R. P. Henderson’s touring car in the flood zone During the 1913 spring floods in the Midwest, Indianapolis auto manufacturers worked to rescue flood victims. The downpour started on Easter Sunday, March 23, 1913.  By...

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  • Posted in: Auto Indy Indy’s Top 10 Auto Producers?

    Ford Motor Co., 1307-23 E. Washington St. A couple of articles ago we explored: “How many cars were made in Indianapolis?” Prompting another question:  “Who were Indy’s top 10 auto producers?” As mentioned previously, compiling...

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