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1909 Glidden Tour
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Title1909 Glidden Tour
AbstractArticles reporting on the 1909 "Annual Reliability Tour of the American Automobile Association" or "Glidden Tour," which ended in Kansas City on July 30, 1909. The articles include illustrations, tour standings and general information about the tour and closing festivities. Kansas City Star July 30, 1909 p. 1
Kansas City Times July 31, 1909 p. 1, 2
Kansas City Journal July 31, 1909 p. 1, 5
NotesThe Glidden tour, named after financier automobile enthusiast, Charles Glidden, was a contest between American automobile manufacturers testing the endurance and relibility of American automobiles.
DateJuly 31, 2009
SourceKansas City Journal
LocationVerical File: Automobiles--Early
Page1:05
Local SubjectAutomobiles--Early
Glidden Tour
Kansas City Automobile Club
Contests
IllustrationsYes
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID216495
CONTENTdm number29753
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