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Bill Brown oral history interview 2, 2007 June 25

 Digital Record
Identifier: OH-BR0513

Dates

  • 2007-06-25

Summary

Bill Brown discusses his experiences as a mechanic for racecar drivers Billy and Bobby Myers during the 1950s. He recalls his relationship with the racing brothers and reflects upon his experiences with other racecar drivers such as Fireball Roberts, the Pettys, and Earnhardt families. The interview also includes a discussion of photographs from Mr. Brown's career. Mr. Brown explains the evolution in modifying racecars to make NASCAR competition more efficient, safe, and enjoyable.

Extent

226 Minutes

Language

English

Repository Details

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

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Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
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