Eddie Rickenbacker and race car photograph   Save
Edward V. Rickenbacker Collection
Description: Photograph of Eddie Rickenbacker, in coveralls, leaning over the motor of his race car, ca. 1909-1917. Edward Rickenbacker was born October 8, 1890 in Columbus, Ohio. Between 1909 and 1917 he was one of the top race car drivers in the country. He raced with Peugeot, Maxwell Race Team, and the Prest-O-Lite Team and raced in the Indianapolis 500 several times. Rickenbacker died in July 1973 in Switzerland. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL02926
Subjects: Rickenbacker, Eddie, 1890-1973; Automobile racing; Automobile racing drivers
Places: Ohio