Oscar Winner “GREEN BOOK” permanent Exhibit

Posted on November 14th, 2018
  • “The Negro Travelers’ Green Book” was compiled by a New York City postman with help from postal carriers around the country
  • Black travelers faced “whites only” lodging, restaurants, even gas stations
  • Rockefeller’s Esso brand sold gas, franchises to African-Americans
Hickory Corners, MI – In the spring of 1946, Jack Roosevelt Robinson, former multi-sport standout at UCLA and a U.S.…

“It’s a DOOZY!” New Exhibit Showcases Most Valuable American Car Ever Built

Posted on November 9th, 2018
By Jay Follis – Director of Marketing
jfollis@GilmoreCarMuseum.org
269-671-5089 FAST FACTS
  • Duesenbergs were American-built motor cars from Indianapolis, IN produced by the Duesenberg brothers of German heritage.
  • 1920s & ’30s Duesenbergs became a status symbol as the choice of not those simply rich, but of the ultra-wealthy.