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Upward Bound: 1924

Upward Bound: 1924

San Francisco circa 1924. "Oldsmobile touring sedan." Latest entry on the Shorpy Roster of Defunct Dreadnoughts. Glass negative by Chris Helin. View full size.

 

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Those six bolts and clamps

Around the outer rim are loosened and the tire and rim come off. The spare tire and rim are bolted on and away you go. The rest of the disc wheel stays on.

tire change

When this gentleman changes the tire (from what I understand was frequent in those days)does that giant hub cap come off or just the black circle area around the big hex area? Any shorpies out there know

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