2019 Second Thursday Talks: Billy Durant

Billy Durant. Thurs., Oct. 10. The colorful genius who created General Motors. Presented by automotive historian William N. Cathey, Ph.D. William N. Cathey retired in 2012 as Vice Provost and physics professor at the University of Nevada, Reno. His career at UNR began in 1967.

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Second Thursday Talk – Automobile Oddities

The National Automobile Museum's topic for this Second Thursday Talk will feature a presentation on Automobile Oddities. A lighthearted look at automobile and accessory oddities.

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2019 Second Thursday Talks: The Lincoln Highway

The Lincoln Highway. Thurs., Aug. 8, The road trip that created the Interstate Highways. Presented by historian Jim Bonar. Jim Bonar is a former high school teacher, who finished his career as a math teacher at Sparks High School. His retirement interests include the preservation of historical trails, roads, American

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2019 Second Thursday Talks: 1923 “Copper-Cooled” Chevrolet

1923 “Copper-Cooled” Chevrolet World’s rarest Chevrolet and the genius behind it. Presented by Museum Docent John Sell John Sell is a docent at the National Automobile Museum and retired tech executive. He was the founder/CEO of Network Computing Services, the Minnesota Supercomputer Center Inc., and Research Equipment Inc., all companies that

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E.L. Cord

National Automobile Museum Announces Historical Thursday Talk on E.L. Cord, industry pioneer who created empires in transportation.The National Automobile Museum has announced its next topic for the Second Thursday Talks will feature a discussion on E.L. Cord an industry pioneer who created empires in transportation. Errett Lobban "E.L." Cord was

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2019 Second Thursday Talks: Virgil Exner

Virgil Exner Visionary designer and corporate savior. Presented by Museum Docent Norm MillerNorman L. Miller has been a docent at the National Automobile Museum for 15 years. He is a member of the Society of Automotive Historians and the Automobile License Plate Collectors Association and has judged for the Museum

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National Automobile Museum Introduces Historical Thursday Talk on Alice Ramsey, the First Woman to Drive Across the U.S.

Celebrate National Women’s History Month with America’s Top 10 Automobile Museums RENO, Nev. – February 20, 2018 – (Newswire.com) In celebration of National Women’s History Month, the National Automobile Museum has announced its Second Thursday Talk will feature a discussion on Alice Ramsey, the first woman to drive across the

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