Ralph L. Tomlinson Toy Collection Photographs

 

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Creation Date

1931

Coverage

1890-2011

Date Range

circa 1931

Description

This is modeled after the land speed racer that Major Henry Segrave drove at Daytona in 1929 at a record speed of 231.45 mph. the toy is pressed steel and functions through a clockwork mechanism.

Format

Digital Photograph

Source

Ralph L. Tomlinson Toy Collection, "Learning Through Play" Exhibit in Leatherby Library

Keywords

Chapman University, Leatherby Library, Ralph L. Tomlinson, toys, antique, antiques

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