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Car show rooms of HC Richards in 1928

Date: 16 December 2015

The latest film from the archival collection on our YouTube channel featuring a visit to the car showrooms of HC Richards in 1928.

There is some great footage of Adelaide from the rooftop too.

H.C. Richards was one of the earliest importers and sellers of motor vehicles in Adelaide. This silent, black and white film moves through the buildings 4 storeys; the showrooms featuring Cadillac, LaSalle, Oakland and Pontiac cars and the garage and spare parts departments.

Share with your car crazy friends!




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