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Catalog Number 2011.041.003
Object Name Print, Photographic
Title Grudge Race during Golden Days
Date Late 1940s
Description Black and white photograph of Paul Reeves (on left) and Paul Howard (on right) seated in their soap box derby cars for the Grudge Race during Golden Days. Reeves called his car the Beer Keg Special and Howard called his the Howard Rocket. The dog standing on Howard's cart is Smoky. The little standing directly behind Reeves wearing a dark colored cowboy hat is his daughter, Dorothy "Dottie" Reeves Colvis. The cars raced from Courthouse Hill to Clear Creek down Washington Ave. in Golden.
Copyright All rights belong to Golden History Museums, City of Golden without restriction.
Collection Permanent
Caption Grudge Race during Golden Days
People Colvis (Reeves), Dorothy "Dottie"
Howard, Paul
Reeves, Paul Gilbert
Search Terms Golden Days
Coors Brewing Company