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Image link:
/images2014/20140407-1001.jpg

ID:
20140407-1001

Folder:
Cummings

Subject(s):
Cummings, Forest Franklin
Automobile dealerships

Title:
Cummings Auto Company

Description:
Photograph taken from the northwest angle of Pike Street, showing the intersection of Washington Street in the background. St. Bernard's church is seen on the corner. Forest M. Cummings had written on the back of this photograph, "115 East Pike Street, Crawfordsville, Indiana. My grandfather, Forest Franklin Cummings seated in car on the right, smoking cigarettes. 1914. Note license plate on left." Donated to CDPL by Randy Cummings.

Coverage:
Crawfordsville (Ind.)

Dimensions:
24.3 x 30.7 cm

Type:
photograph

Format:
jpeg

Collection:
CDPL Reference Department

Rights:
Digital image (c) 2014 Crawfordsville District Public Library. All Rights Reserved.




Image link:
/images2014/20140407-1002.jpg

ID:
20140407-1002

Folder:
Cummings

Subject(s):
Cummings, Forest Franklin
Automobile dealerships

Title:
Cummings Auto Company

Description:
Photograph taken from the north side of Pike Street, opposite the Cummings Auto Company. St. Bernard's church can be seen in the background. Forest M. Cummings had written on the back of the photograph, "My grandfather, Forest Franklin Cummings, leaning on car at right. Cummings Auto Co. 115 E. Pike St., Crawfordsville, Indiana about 1916." Donated to CDPL by Randy Cummings.

Coverage:
Crawfordsville (Ind.)

Dimensions:
20.4 x 25.4 cm

Type:
photograph

Format:
jpeg

Collection:
CDPL Reference Department

Rights:
Digital image (c) 2014 Crawfordsville District Public Library. All Rights Reserved.




Image link:
/images2014/20140407-1003.jpg

ID:
20140407-1003

Folder:
Cummings

Subject(s):
Parades & processions

Title:
Cummings Auto Co.

Description:
Self-driven float created for the Cummings Auto Company. The driver is seated in the front of the float. A group of young ladies with parasols are visible in the back seat of the car, which is identified as a Ford Touring Car either model number 440 or perhaps priced at $440. Donated to CDPL by Randy Cummings.

Coverage:
Crawfordsville (Ind.)

Dimensions:
16.2 x 20.9 cm

Type:
photograph

Format:
jpeg

Collection:
CDPL Reference Department

Rights:
Digital image (c) 2014 Crawfordsville District Public Library. All Rights Reserved.




Image link:
/images2014/20140407-1004.jpg

ID:
20140407-1004

Folder:
Cummings

Subject(s):
Parades & processions

Title:
Cummings Auto Co.

Description:
Self-driven float created for the Cummings Auto Company. The driver is seated in the front of the float. A group of young ladies with parasols are visible in the back seat of the car, which is identified as a Ford Touring Car either model number 440 or perhaps priced at $440. Forest M. Cummings had written the following on the back of this photograph, "My grandfather, Forest Franklin Cummings in parade float in Crawfordsville, Indiana about 1920." Donated to CDPL by Randy Cummings.

Coverage:
Crawfordsville (Ind.)

Dimensions:
20.2 x 25.4 cm

Type:
photograph

Format:
jpeg

Collection:
CDPL Reference Department

Rights:
Digital image (c) 2014 Crawfordsville District Public Library. All Rights Reserved.




Image link:
/images2014/20140407-1005.jpg

ID:
20140407-1005

Folder:
Cummings

Subject(s):
Automobile dealerships
Cummings, Forest Franklin

Title:
Cummings Auto Co.

Description:
The Cummings Auto Company on East Market Street. They advertise the Ford and Overland brands. A large sign advertises "Goodrich tires: Best in the long run." A gas pump is installed near the street, and many people are standing on the sidewalk near the building. 1916 or later. Forest Franklin Cummings is seen in a vest, standing against the building, to the right of the gas pump. Donated to CDPL by Randy Cummings.

Coverage:
Crawfordsville (Ind.)

Dimensions:
18 x 24 cm

Type:
photograph

Format:
jpeg

Collection:
CDPL Reference Department

Rights:
Digital image (c) 2014 Crawfordsville District Public Library. All Rights Reserved.




Image link:
/images2014/20140407-1006.jpg

ID:
20140407-1006

Folder:
Cummings

Subject(s):
Automobile dealerships

Title:
Cummings Auto Company, interior

Description:
The Cummings Automobile Company, Ford garage at 115 E. Pike St. (south side) probably 1911-1916. Cars are parked for storage.

Coverage:
Crawfordsville (Ind.)

Dimensions:
19 x 24 cm.

Type:
photograph

Format:
jpeg

Photographer:
Nicholson

Collection:
CDPL Reference Department

Rights:
Digital image (c) 2014 Crawfordsville District Public Library. All Rights Reserved.




Image link:
/images2014/20140407-1007.jpg

ID:
20140407-1007

Folder:
Cummings

Subject(s):
Automobile dealerships

Title:
Cummings Auto Company, interior

Description:
The Cummings Automobile Company, on east Market Street (1920 or later). the far end of the garage is open to Spring Street. Cars are parked near workbenches, for maintenance. See "Crawfordsville: a Pictorial History" by Pat Cline (G. Bradley publishing: 1991), p. 122 for a picture of this interior taken at about the same time, with several workers posing. Cline identifies the location differently, however.

Coverage:
Crawfordsville (Ind.)

Dimensions:
13 x 20.5

Type:
photograph

Format:
jpeg

Collection:
CDPL Reference Department

Rights:
Digital image (c) 2014 Crawfordsville District Public Library. All Rights Reserved.

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