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Photographs -- List included (P375/1-8)

 Series — Box: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 375, Item: P375/1-8

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: This small collection of ten items consists of one photocopied advertisement for Dink Widenhouse for what must have been one of his first stock car races. The advertisement describes Widenhouse as the "18-Year-Old Schoolboy Driving Sensation Who Hasn't Been Beaten All Year in a Full Feature Race! $200 Bonus offer to the driver who can beat him!" Another item in the collection is an article by Van Cox, about Widenhouse's career in stock car racing. The remaining eight items are photographs of Widenhouse.

Missing Title

From the Collection:
  1. Widenhouse, Dink (David), b.1932.
  2. Earnhardt, Ralph, 1928-1973�Photographs.
  3. Jarrett, Ned, b. 1932�Photographs.
  4. Owens, Cotton (Everett), b. 1924�Photographs.
  5. Southern States Fairgrounds�Photographs.
  6. Daytona International Speedway�Photographs.
  7. NASCAR (Association)�History�Photographs.
  8. Stock car drivers�Southern States�Photographs.
  9. Stock car racing�southern States�History�Photographs.

Dates

  • 1950 - 1960

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Extent

From the Collection: 0.01 Linear Feet

Language

From the Collection: English

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

Contact:
Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte 28223 United Stated