Collection Facts

808 items
Dates of Original: 
1925 - 1946; 1979 - 1999
Collection Owner:
NYH Topic Area(s):

Scope of Collection

This collection includes: articles, advertisements, price and specification lists, photographs, correspondence, and newspaper clippings. Many of the materials relate to the advertisement and production of GarWood Industries models. There are also materials relating to boat racing, including articles and black-and-white photographs of prominent Gar Wood racing boats. Much of the Gar Wood collection dates from the 1920s through 1940s. The correspondence files date to the late 20th century.