The Motor Trade Directory of Australia 1936-37


Cat No.:   AU0017-1936:

This fascinating handbook and directory contains a wealth of information on motor vehicles of the era and the motor trade generally. It covers passenger cars, commercial vehicles an motor cycles. This guide will interest a wide range of people:

family historians - with anyone in the motor trade in the 1930s - or just as a fascinating guide to motoring of a bygone era

local historians - information on traders in your locality - or just as a fascinating guide to motoring of a bygone era

members of car clubs or owners of pre-WW2 vehicles

This 710 page directory is arranged as follows:

Traders' Associations and Automobile Clubs

Motor Cars, Motor Trucks, Motor Cycles - arranged by make with listing for agents for each throughout Australia

Classified List of Tyres - arranged by make with listing for agents for each

Classified List of Oils and Greases - arranged by make with listing for agents

List of Accessories, Parts, Machinery, Tools and Equipment - arranged by make with listing for agents

Wholesale Dealers distributing and/or importing for the motor trade - accessories and equipment, engineering parts, bodybuilders' and trimmers' supplies, factory representatives, manufacturers representatives.

Retailers and Traders body builders (car).

body builders (delivery vans, trucks and 'buses).

bodies (tipping) and tipping gear.

bodies—special for municipalities.

bodies—street watering gear for municipalities.

electrical and ignition specialists.

chromium platers.


engineers (assembling and consulting).

engineers (mechanical) making spares.

motor smiths.

motor towing stations.

motor wrecking stations.


replacements (used parts specialists).

sheet metal workers.

trimmers (motor).

tyre dealers and vulcanizers.

welders (electric and oxy-acetylene).

outboard motors.

Used Car Dealers.

City, Suburban and Country Garages, Repair Engineers, Retailers of Accessories and Traders in Motor Lines operating in all States.

Data and Tables - ball and roller bearing data, brake lining data, clutch data, piston ring sizes, radiator hoses and fan belt data, serial numbers of American, English & Continental cars.

The whole text is searchable. Search for any word in the text - names, places and more.

High quality scanned images of the whole of the original book.

No. of CDs is:  1 ;   Format is:  PDF ;   Searchable?:  YES;

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