Francis Edgar Stanley, 1849 - 1918 and Freelan Oscar Stanley, 1849 - 1940

Stanley Brothers

Stanley Brothers in their first motor carriage, taken on Hunt Street in Watertown, Mass., circa September 1897; Courtesy of Stanley Museum, Kingfield, Maine

  • Known For: Inventors and manufacturers, the Stanley Steamer automobile
  • Maine Connection: Born in Kingfield, Maine

Resources

Selected Books

  • The Stanley Steamer: America’s Legendary Steam Car by Kit Foster, 2004.
  • Mr.Stanley of Estes Park by James H. Pickering, 2000.
  • The Remarkable Stanley Brothers and Their Amazing Cars by Nancy Griffin, c1987.
  • The Steam Cars of the Stanley Twins by Robert B. Jackson, [1969].

Selected Websites