Stock car racing -- United States
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Box SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 374
Overview A single black-and-white photograph of Jimmie Lewallen with his stock car, ca. 1955.
Scope and Contents The majority of the Motorsports interviews were recorded between 2006 and 2009 on the recommendation of NASCAR photographer T. Taylor Warren. In addition to Warren himself, interviewees include drivers and their close relations, mechanics, pit crew members, and NASCAR employees. Topics of discussion range across the gamut of motorsports, and include motorsports as a pastime and as an industry; the nuts and bolts of racing; and the motivation and passion of drivers, their crews, and devotees.
Dates: 2005 - 2017
Overview The collection contains printed material acquired by Don O'Reilly throughout his career covering NASCAR and auto racing. Some of the items O'Reilly contributed to and others are part of his library and research materials. Included are fan guides and rule books, souvenir programs (Daytona 500, Coca-Cola 600), yearbooks and NASCAR record books. There are also several media guides that were given to reporters.
Dates: circa 1950-2000; 1955 - 2000
Overview Materials pertaining to NASCAR, ca. 1970-2007.
Dates: 1970 - 2007
Overview This collection includes extensive records/paperwork, press-kits/media-guides, speedway/racetrack information, photographs, promotional material, motorsport magazines and programs, driver data/statistics, CD-ROMs, newspapers/newsletters, and other information pertaining to the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) and the Automobile Racing Club of America (ARCA).
Dates: 1959 - 2009
Overview Materials concerning the career of NASCAR driver David Franklin "Dink" Widenhouse.
Dates: 1950 - 1960