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THE CCC ITEM ARCHIVES
 

 

Larry Watson Cadillacs Part Two

  LARRY WATSON CADILLACS Part two   Part two in the series of photos of Cadillacs custom painted by Larry Watson. Very colorful and amazing photos from Larry’s Personal Ph...
by Rik Hoving
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Watson painted 1960 Ford

  WATSON PAINTED 1960 FORD   Larry Watson painted this 1960 Ford in 1962-63 in a striking, yet unusual pearl white with brown outlines fogged in in candy yellow.     Se...
by Rik Hoving
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Dry lake Greetings

  DRY LAKE GREETINGS   Some time ago I came across this really neat snapshot on ebay. Two cars with a plane parked on the Salt Flats in 1949.   When I was browsing ebay for ...
by Rik Hoving
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McClarens Ayala Shoebox

  MCCLARENS AYALA SHOEBOX   Bruce Bartlett share another great photo with us, Jim McClaren’s chopped 1949 Ford Coupe. (Updated on June 07, 2015, with three photos taken at t...
by Rik Hoving
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Larry Watson Cadillacs Part one

  LARRY WATSON CADILLACS Part one   Cadillac’s always have had something special about them. And if you then ad a wonderful paint-job by the master of custom-paint, Larry Wa...
by Rik Hoving
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Larry Watson Space Age Pick Up

  LARRY WATSON SPACE AGE PICK UP   Besides having his 1961 Ford Econoline, named Wire-O, Larry also had plans for a much wilder Econoline, named Space Age. Sadly this show truc...
by Rik Hoving
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49 Mercury The Sahara

  THE SAHARA   This Mercury was the first chopped ’49-’51 that Tom Nielsen had ever seen in person, so it made quite an impression on him back in 1957.   By Tom Nielsen ...
by Tom Nielsen
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Marcia Campbell

Marcia Campbell – Not a “Bettie” Page!

  © by Michelle M. Yiatras  –  Timechanic ™   My name is Michelle from Las Vegas, NV. In assisting David with his myriad car projects over the years (in this particular cas...
by David/Michelle
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Larry Watson at Work part two

  LARRY WATSON AT WORK   In this second part of photos of Larry Watson at Work we will share some more unique photos from Larry’s Personal Collection. These give a great ins...
by Rik Hoving
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Motorama Vérité

    MOTORAMA VÉRITÉ   Jim Skonzakes (aka Jim Street) displayed his award winning 1949 Buick at the 1950 Petersen Motorama show, and was captured in a great photo by the c...
by David/Michelle
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Wally Welch 1941 Ford

  WALLY WELCH 1941 FORD   Wally Welch loved everything automotive, he loved his bikes, Hot Rods and his Custom Cars. One of the Custom Cars that meant a lot to him was this 1941 F...
by Rik Hoving
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Hot Rod Coupe Prints by Jimmy

HOT ROD COUPE PRINTS BY JIMMY CCC-Hot Rod contributer and Hot Rod illustrator Jimmy B has released a set of ten Hot Rod Coupe Illustrations. Lets take a look at closer look at Jimmy’s...
by Rik Hoving
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1936 Ford sedan for sale in 1949.

  A STUNNING UNKNOWN   Mark Murray has been sharing some amazing early custom car photos with the Custom Car Photo Archive for some years. This collection of photos used to belong...
by Rik Hoving
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Every Picture has a Story

EVERY PICTURE HAS A STORY I always wondered about how these two photos of a classic California custom were in with a picture collection of an early Washington State car.   by Tom Ni...
by Tom Nielsen
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Kermit Hanson 1957 Buick

THE SNATCH WAGON Larry Watson added three tone crab-style flames to the mildly customized Kermit Hanson 1957 Buick and created a new trend with it.     Kermit Hanson, Bellflower...
by Rik Hoving
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Unforgettable 1947 Chevy

UNFORGETTABLE 1947 CHEVY One of the first chopped custom coupes that I saw as a young kid in Everett during the mid-fifties was this custom ’47 Chev.   By Tom Nielsen One of the fir...
by Tom Nielsen
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Johnny Lehman Dick Bertolucci

Bertolucci 1948 Mercury

  BERTOLUCCI 1948 MERCURY   Jim Roten’s photos of his friend’s Ron Zimmerman’s 1948 Mercury identified as the Dick Bertolucci built Johnny Lehman 1948 Mercury. ...
by Rik Hoving
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