Where’s the Gas Cap?

WHERE’S THE GAS CAP?   This 1936 DeSoto Airstream Taxi shows the cap where you would expect it to be, in the rear.  It’s the most common arrangement used on some early cars and the majority of our current models.             But on this 1928

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Second Thursday Talk – Gas Pumps – Dispensing Fuel

From Buckets and Art Deco Pumps sought after by collectors to the latest innovations. Presented by Museum Docent Chair Rod Smith Enjoy a 30-minute talk, Q&A, refreshments and a unique piece of history. Free to Museum members. Included with paid admission. Otherwise, $5 per person to attend the talk. The gasoline pump has evolved

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7 Best Weekend Getaways From Stockton, CA – Tripping.com

When it’s time for a much-needed relaxing weekend getaway, head to the areas neighboring Stockton, California. Many incredible destinations surrounding Stockton take less than five hours to reach by car. Choose a spacious Stockton vacation rental over a hotel room for additional privacy and easy access to the top destinations in

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April 25, 26 & 28, 2018: 1890s-Inspired History Symposium

Monday, February 26th 2018, 4:29 am PDT The National Automobile Museum provides an educational historical forum fit for NDE course approval RENO, Nev. – February 26, 2018 – (Newswire.com) On the brink of the 20th century, our country progressed from an agricultural economy to a largely industrial one, from rural

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The love affair with automobiles

My husband, Jim, said farewell recently to something he valued almost as much as he does me; his 1966 candy-apple red Chevy Super Sport he purchased new when he was 18 years old. The loss was tempered by the fact he sold it to Matt, a friend who lives near

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