Home Virtual Exhibition The Learning Zone

 

In 1893, St. Louisans glimpsed the first horseless carriage on the streets of their city. Hoping to cash in on a growing industry, eager entrepreneurs quickly formed several automobile companies. Some companies lasted a short time and produced only a handful of cars, while others lasted for years and manufactured thousands of cars. St. Louis became a leader in automotive manufacturing and in the creation of new products and technology.

• Visit the Exhibition

• The Learning Zone

• Explore Under the Hood

• Missouri History Museum


All content © 1999 - 2008 Missouri History Museum.
  Text or graphics may not be copied, rewritten or distributed in any manner whatsoever 
unless specifically noted, and may not be reused, reprinted, or reposted without written permission.
Missouri History Museum