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Tony Hulman : the man who saved the Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Author: Sigur E Whitaker
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Tony Hulman; Tony Hulman
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sigur E Whitaker
ISBN: 9780786478828 0786478829 1476614938 9781476614939
OCLC Number: 862102015
Description: viii, 237 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Purchase of the speedway --
The Hulmans come to America --
Hulman & Company early years --
Hulman & Company middle years --
Clabber girl --
Tony's early adventures --
Racing resumes --
The Vukovich era --
The crisis in auto racing --
USAC's first years --
The golden jubilee race --
Breaking the 150 mile-per-hour barrier --
Tough times at the speedway --
IMS Museum --
F.W. Cook Brewing --
Coca-Cola bottler --
Hulman, Orville Redenbacher and popcorn --
Diversification --
Giving to education --
Giving back --
Dreams of riding the rails --
Controversy --
The end.
Responsibility: Sigur E. Whitaker.

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