This image is being made available for educational and research purposes only, under the Fair Use clause of the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17 section 107 U.S.C.) Further questions regarding the image or its use may be directed to the Tulare County Library, 200 W. Oak Ave., Visalia, CA 93291; Phn: 559-713-2700; Fax: 559-737-4586.
This 1899 Oldsmobile was driven in a 1918 Porterville, CA, exhibition. At that time, there were road races on the streets of Porterville at the Armistice Day celebration each year. This photo was taken at Main and Putnam streets. (Photo courtesy of Porterville Library)