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Panoramic View of Racetrack | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Panoramic View of Racetrack

Panoramic View of Racetrack | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Panoramic view of auto race start at the Minnesota State Fair.  Text affixed to the back of the bleachers reads, "Battle in the Clouds, Tonight at 7:30." Sign on side of far-left truck says, "Strong as its name suggests: Sampson.  10,000 lbs. capacity. United Motor Mpls Co. . . United Motor St. Paul Co."
DESCRIPTION
Panoramic view of auto race start at the Minnesota State Fair. Text affixed to the back of the bleachers reads, "Battle in the Clouds, Tonight at 7:30." Sign on side of far-left truck says, "Strong as its name suggests: Sampson. 10,000 lbs. capacity. United Motor Mpls Co. . . United Motor St. Paul Co."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:45502
Creation Date: September 09 1911
Creator Name:Hibbard, C. J.
City:Falcon Heights
County:
State:Minnesota
Collection Name:Panoramic Views, Assorted
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 3-4602
Original Dimensions:63 x 10 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Image comprised of three parts, conjoined with a fabric backing.
SUBJECTS
Crowds
Automobile racing
Fairs
Sports facilities
Sports spectators
Automobiles
Outdoor photography

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