The purpose of these pages is to offer a general overview of the types of vehicles that were common in the United States. Variations on these designs were limited only to the designers’ imaginations. There are a number of books available that offer more complete study of the subtle differences. If you do not find the vehicle you are looking for, please email us a side view photo of the vehicle you would like identified.
- Two-Wheeled Vehicle
- Four-Wheeled Single Seat
- Four-Wheeled Multiple Seats
- Four-Wheeled Coachman Driven
Berkebile, Don. Carriage Terminology: An Historical Dictionary. Smithsonian Institution Press. 1978. The Carriage Journal. Vol. 20, No. 4.
All photos used are from the CMA Archives.