Charles Merz driving a National racecar, 1911 Elgin National Stock Chassis races
View of Charles Merz and passenger racing National car no. 3 during the 1911 Elgin National Stock Chassis races in Illinois. Stamped on back: "Spooner & Wells, Inc., photographers, 1231 Woodward Ave., Detroit, Mich., telephone North 1745." Handwritten on back: "Merz, National, winner second place Illinois Trophy Race. National, ca. 1911."