Ab Jenkins

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Title Ab Jenkins
Collection Utah State Historical Society Classified Photo Collection
File Name 39222001353064
Photo Number 23958
Publisher Utah State Historical Society
Date of Photograph 4 July 1951
Date 1951-07-04
Subject Automobile racing -- Utah -- Bonneville Salt Flats; Racing automobiles; Mayors; Children; Coaster cars
Person Jenkins, Ab
Spatial Coverage Utah
Comment Ab Jenkins officiated a Soap Box Derby in 1951. Ab Jenkins (right) and Mr. Wilkinson of the Wilkinson Motor Company on Social Hall Avenue, are standing with a new 1936 Cord Automobile. Ab Jenkins set numerous automobile speed records on Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats between 1932 and 1956, drove the Mormon Meteor III, and served as mayor of Salt Lake City from 1940-1943.
Rights Management Digital Image (c) 2004 Utah State Historical Society. All Rights Reserved.
Holding Institution Utah State Historical Society
Relation Classified Photo Collection, 921 Biography
Source Format Paper print
Source Size 10 inches x 8 inches
Type Image
Format image/jpeg
Format Creation Image scanned on Creo-Scitex Jazz+ Flatbed Scanner at TIFF: 800 ppi resolution and 8-bit grayscale. Dimensions are JPEG: 700 x 556 pixels.
Scanned By Digital Technologies, Marriott Library, University of Utah
ARK ark:/87278/s62r4041
Setname dha_cp
Date Created 2004-08-04
Date Modified 2004-08-04
ID 431719
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s62r4041
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