Browsing the "IMS Photo Digitization Project" Category

February 3, 2014 - 2 Comments

The IMS Photo Digitization Project is a partnership between Indiana University Libraries and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to preserve historically significant photographs for the enjoyment of future...

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September 12, 2012 - 5 Comments

Frank Lockhart, who two years later would lose his life in an attempt to break the World Land Speed Record on the sands of Daytona Beach, showed...

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July 10, 2011 - 6 Comments

Ok, it is a job, a hectic job sometimes at that, but I wouldn’t trade it for anything in the world. As Director of Photography for the...

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June 29, 2011 - 6 Comments

After years of “chasing race cars” as a fan, I finally got my chance to be close to the action. In 1972, I was hired to be...

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April 25, 2011 - 7 Comments

Early in the month on May 7, 1987 while shooting photos in the pits, I ran into Al Unser Sr. I asked him if he had any...

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April 15, 2011 - 6 Comments

In 1980 a little know entity crossed our path here at Indianapolis out of the USAC Ranks.  Tim Richmond from Ashland , OH came on the scene...

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April 4, 2011 - 6 Comments

Over 4.5 million photos reside in the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Photo archives at the Hall of Fame Museum. In the next few weeks, I will extract some...

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March 2, 2011 - 22 Comments

Over 4.5 million photos reside in the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Photo archives at the Hall of Fame Museum. In the next few weeks, I will extract some...

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February 25, 2011 - 0 Comments

As a long time employee of the IMS, I often take for granted the access I have during events.  It almost cost me after the 1989 Indianapolis...

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December 20, 2010 - 4 Comments

The IMS Photo Digitization Project is a partnership between Indiana University Libraries and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to preserve historically significant photographs for the enjoyment of future...

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