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National auto racing news

From: Thompson Speedway photograph album, Thompson, Connecticut, and material related to automobile racing National auto racing news.

National auto racing news

From: Thompson Speedway photograph album, Thompson, Connecticut, and material related to automobile racing National auto racing news.

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Other Creator: Collins, Louis H. (Louis Hamill), b. 1897 O'Reilly, Donald E., 1913-2000
Date: 1942 November 19
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Description:
1 portfolio (2 newsletters).
Abstract:
Collection consisting of a photograph album, loose photographs, and other material chiefly created and compiled by Louis H. Collins, circa 1930-1949. The album consists of eighty-six photographs chiefly created by Collins, as well as eleven associated newspaper clippings, which document automobile races at the Thompson Speedway in Thompson, Connecticut, during its first two summer seasons, July 1940 to August 1941. Thirty-six loose photographic prints and seven newspaper clippings that were formerly laid in the album document other racetracks, including the Readville Race Track in Boston, Massachusetts; the Roosevelt Raceway in Westbury, New York; and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indiana. There are also two complete issues of automobile racing newsletters consisting of Auto Racing History, circa 1941, and the National Auto Racing News, November 19, 1942.
Physical Description:
8 : ill. ; 44 cm.
Box:
Box 1
Folder:
Portfolio 2
Volume/Enumeration:
vol.XX:no.47
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 10599845
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