Yankee Peddler

Bill Flynn’s 1965 Dodge altered wheelbase sedan from Supercar Collectibles. Great detail and history in this 1:18 scale model. Features include, real metal hood pins, lift off hood, tall fuel injection stacks, real metal brake line from master cylinder, and the fuel tank up front on the grille.

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The Green Book

Decades after the Emancipation Proclamation and the Thirteenth Amendment ended slavery, African-Americans continued to suffer unequal treatment, especially in the South. Jim Crow Laws discriminated against blacks in nearly every aspect of public life, including travel. Although the roads and highways were free for all to use, doing so was not easy for people of color. The Green Book, written by Victor Green, provided guidance for African American travelers to find safe locations to sleep, eat, shop and purchase gas.

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Gilmore Car Museum

The Gilmore museum is located in Hickory Corners Michigan which is part of Barry county at the intersection of M-43 and West Hickory Road. The museum includes the Michigan Motor Sports Hall of Fame. The Kellogg Biological Station, which is an off-campus education complex of Michigan State University! The Gilmore Car Museum is also North America’s largest auto museum with nearly 400 vehicles on display and over 189,000 square feet of exhibit space.

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