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Catalog Number 2001.31.35
Object Name Magazine
Scope & Content Magazine Article from an unknown publication about the Mueller Benz. Shows picture of Fred Mueller with the car and some townspeople in Danville Illinois. Picture was taken while Fred was enroute to Indianapolis Indiana on a test run to show the cars practicabiltiy. The Mueller Benz was the first motor car to pass through Danville. the cost of the 190 mile trip was $1.50
This Picture is also featured in the Museum Display about the Mueller Benz.
See also 1999.27.1 Museum Calendar 2000
And Entries 1995.1.702 & 703
This Photo was also used in the Mueller Record Summer 1972 issue in a long article about America's first Auto Race.