[Photograph 2012.201.B0229.0579]

Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Fastest thing on wheels ! John Cobb's 2,600 horsepower " Railton Red Lion "is a blurred silver streak as the British speed driver races to a new land speed record of 368.85 miles per hour at Bonneville salt flats, Utah."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Utah - Tooele County
Creation Date: September 23, 1939
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: September 23, 1939
Coverage:
Place
United States - Utah - Tooele County
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
September 23, 1939
Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Fastest thing on wheels ! John Cobb's 2,600 horsepower " Railton Red Lion "is a blurred silver streak as the British speed driver races to a new land speed record of 368.85 miles per hour at Bonneville salt flats, Utah."

Note:

PublishDate: 1939-09-23T00:00:00Z

Physical Description:

1 photograph

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Cobb, John | Auto Racer | newspaper photographs
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0229.0579
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc190195
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image