Business Matters 1906 - 1916

2/28/06 - New York City

Long Island Automobile Club Show,

Louis Chevrolet joins Bliss car company

(Brooklyn Daily Eagle)

6/18/06 - New York City

Chevrolet-Kenen Auto Company

files Articles of Incorporation

(Automobile Topics)

1/11/07 - New York City

Louis Chevrolet joins Autocar Company

with agency in New York

(New York Evening Telegram)

1/01/08 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Direct Motor-Drive Mfg Co.

Louis Chevrolet named Vice President

(The Motor Way)

2/12/09 - New Orleans, Louisiana

Mardi Gras Automobile Races,

Louis Chevrolet joins Buick Race Team

(New York Times)

5/29/11 - Detroit, Michigan

Formation of Chevrolet Motor Company

leaks out to the press

(Kalamazoo Gazette)

5/30/11 - Detroit, Michigan

Louis Chevrolet & W.C. Durant form

the Chevrolet Motor Company

(Flint Daily Journal)

5/31/11 - Flint, Michigan

Formation of Chevrolet Motor Company,

William Little named Manager

(Flint Daily Journal)

7/01/11 - Detroit, Michigan

Formation of Chevrolet Motor Company,

Louis Chevrolet develops new engine

(The Hub)

7/15/11 - Detroit, Michigan

Formation of Chevrolet Motor Company,

W.C. Durant leases factory in Detroit

(Flint Daily Journal)

11/03/11 - Detroit, Michigan

Chevrolet Motor Company is born,

Louis Chevrolet is one of the principals

(Wire Report)

1/01/12 - Detroit, Michigan

Chevrolet Motor Company is born,

Louis Chevrolet named Chief Engineer

(Cycle and Automobile Trade Journal)

3/12/12 - Detroit, Michigan

Louis Chevrolet working on new car

(Detroit Free Press)

4/24/12 - Detroit, Michigan

Louis Chevrolet working on new car

(Detroit Free Press)

6/27/12 - Detroit, Michigan

SAE Convention

Louis Chevrolet listed as member

(Society of Automotive Engineers)

7/11/12 - Detroit, Michigan

W.C. Durant makes interesting comments on the marketing of autos

(Detroit Free Press)

7/12/12 - Detroit, Michigan

Republic Motor Company is organized,

activity reported  on West Grand Blvd

(Detroit Free Press)

9/03/12 - Detroit, Michigan

Chevrolet Motor Company

plans to move operations to Flint

(Detroit Free Press)

1/15/13 - New York City

New York Automobile Show

Louis Chevrolet on hand at Chevy Booth

(Brooklyn Daily Eagle)

1/16/13 - New York City

New York Automobile Show

Chevrolet Classic Six unveiled to press

(The Automobile)

3/08/13 - Detroit, Michigan

Serious accident involving

Chevrolet employees and streetcar

(Detroit Free Press)

3/15/13 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Louis Chevrolet scheduled to appear at

upcoming Indianapolis Car Show

(Wire Report)

4/03/13 - Detroit, Michigan

Chevrolet Motor Company

will continue to operate in Detroit

(Detroit Free Press)

4/10/13 - Washington, DC

Louis Chevrolet appears at Car Show,

intends to stay out of racing

(The Washington Times)

4/10/13 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Arthur Chevrolet develops relationship

with auto-dealer William Small

(Indianapolis News)

6/29/13 - Port of New York

Louis Chevrolet and his family

return from vacation in France

(National Archives)

8/18/13 - Detroit, Michigan

William Durant and executive team

move Chevrolet offices to Flint

(Detroit Free Press)

9/16/13 - Detroit, Michigan

Louis Chevrolet resigns positions

with Chevrolet Motor Company

(Wire Report)

9/29/13 - New York City

William Durant files Trademark

for use of the Chevrolet name

(National Archives)

5/19/14 - Indianapolis, Indiana

Louis Chevrolet representing 

the Champion Spark Plug Company

(Trade Journal Report)

10/25/14 - New York City

Louis Chevrolet visits with 

William Durant & Chevrolet Executives

(New York Times)

12/19/15 - Detroit Michigan

Frontenac Motor Company Incorporated

Louis Chevrolet to build race cars

(The Automobile)

2/24/16 - New York City

Louis Chevrolet accepts position with

American Motors Corporation

(Motor Age)

9/02/16 - Plainfield, New Jersey

Construction of new AMC plant

nears completion

(Plainfield Daily Press)

12/21/16 - Plainfield, New Jersey

American Motors Balanced Six is

unveiled to the motoring press

(Motor Age)

12/28/16 - Plainfield, New Jersey

American Motors Balanced Six is

unveiled to the motoring press

(The Automobile)