1901 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Service by appointment only. Please contact the Business Resource & Innovation Center at 215-686-5394.
The Automobile Reference Collection, founded in 1948 as the Thomas McKean Collection, is one of the largest libraries of automotive literature in the United States. Books, sales literature, shop manuals, owner's manuals, photographs and magazines are all here. Trucks, carriages and tractors are also represented.