• Posted in: Penny Post Penny Post: Henry Ford at the 500

    If Detroit is the car capital of the world and Indianapolis in the racing capital of the world, it is only natural that the man who brought the automobile to the masses had a hand...

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  • Posted in: Penny Post Penny Post: Greetings from Indianapolis, Indiana

    Greetings from Indianapolis, Indiana! Welcome to our new feature, Penny Post. Every Wednesday I will share a vintage postcard Indianapolis residents or visitors once sent to family and friends around the country. The historic buildings...

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  • Posted in: Mailbag HI Mailbag: The Henderson Motor Car Company

    Reader’s Question: Do you have any information, URLs, or other references that might assist me in obtaining some ‘history’ on my Grandfather Charles P. Henderson’s short-lived auto manufacturing company, the Henderson Motor Car Co.,  around...

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  • Posted in: Auto Indy The Prolific and Innovative Marmon

    1929 Marmon Roosevelt The Nordyke & Marmon Company later known as Marmon Motor Car Company was prolific and innovative from its start in producing automobiles.  Since the firm’s founding in 1851, it was known for...

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