Floyd Speedway Will Open Sunday with Two Races

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Title

Floyd Speedway Will Open Sunday with Two Races

Description

The Floyd Speedway will open this Sunday. To celebrate the opening of the speedway there will be a 200-lap race featuring Curtis Turner, Ted Swain, and Glen Wood.

Creator

The Floyd Press

Coverage

Floyd Speedway, Floyd, Virginia
GNIS Latitude: 36.9273552
GNIS Longitude: -80.320605

Date

1954-05-27

Subject

Floyd Speedway (Floyd, Va.)
Racetracks (Automobile racing)--Virginia--Floyd
Stock car racing--Virginia--Floyd
Automobile racing drivers
NASCAR racing

Type

Text

Publisher

The Floyd Press

Source

(1954, May 27). Floyd Speedway Will Open Sunday With Two Races. The Floyd Press, p. 1

Rights

Copyrighted material - for Virginia Tech educational use only.

Language

English

Format

tiff, 1,378,944 bytes

Identifier

FloydNews0002

Text Item Type Metadata

Item

Newspaper Story

Original Format

Newsprint

Neatline Time Date

1954-05-27

Provenance

Brian Katen Collection

Files

FloydNews0002.jpg

Collection

Citation

The Floyd Press, “Floyd Speedway Will Open Sunday with Two Races,” Virginia Tech Digital Humanities Omeka, accessed September 26, 2017, http://dhomeka.lib.vt.edu/items/show/3.