Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

"World's Best Driver" Gene Kenard enrolls at IU

image number:

P0033777

description:

Kenard won a $5,000 scholarship from the Ford Motor Company by placing first in a national driving contest at the New York World's Fair. He is from Evansville and is to major in geology.

This image appears in the October 1940 Indiana Alumni Magazine, page 13.

date taken:

1940 September

film code:

Eastman - Safety - Kodak 26

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

donor image number:

2314

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Kenard, Gene

personal name:

Unknown Individual/s

corporate name:

Ford Motor Company

event name:

Registration

topic:

Recording & registration

topic:

Scholars

topic:

Portraits

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

subseries:

Campus File

folder:

Student Life / Indoctrination