In this episode of Stories from the Stacks, historian Bernie Carlson, professor at the University of Virginia, discusses his research into the early automobile industry, and the tycoon you’ve never heard of, William C. Durant. Interview by Amrys Williams. Produced by Gregory Hargreaves.
Banner image: General Motors studies the small car in 1925, PC20110510_726, Chamber of Commerce of the United States photographs and audiovisual materials, Series II. Nation’s Business photographs (Accession 1993.230.II), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum & Library, Wilmington, DE, 19807.