Motorist in automobile on rural road near Norwood, Michigan, 1912 Chicago Reliability Run
View of driver in car traveling on rural road near Norwood, Michigan during the 1912 reliability contest sponsored by the Chicago Motor Club. Contestants circled Lake Michigan, passing through Illinois, Wisconsin, Michigan and Indiana. Three men stand on roadside. Stamped on back: "Spooner & Wells, Inc., photographers, 1231 Woodward Ave., Detroit, Mich., telephone North 1745." Handwritten on back: "Splendid Michigan roads near Norwood, Chicago Reliability Run, 1912. Tours--Chicago Reliability Run, 1912."