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Lloyd Willey Collection

 Unprocessed — Box: 03611 C
Identifier: H2011-060

Content Description

The collection consists of three booklets concerning two car clubs in Rapid City (S.D.) during the 1950s to 1960s, the Rapid Shifters and the Starters. The booklets include member lists and histories, along with photographs and detailed stories on various cars, their owners and the work done on the cars. A third booklet details the reunion of Rapid Shifters members in Silver City (S.D.) in August of 2010. This booklet includes a full list of Rapid Shifters members, those members who attended the reunion and photos from the reunion. The Rapid Shifters car club formed in 1952. In 1957, the Rapid Shifters became a charter club member in the National Hot Rod Association. The Starters formed in the spring of 1956; they later became a member of the National Hot Rod Association.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • Event: 1950s-1960s
  • 2010

Extent

0.1 Cubic Feet