Ralph DePalma and his Packard V-12 - Daytona Beach, Florida

Ralph DePalma and his Packard V-12 - Daytona Beach, Florida


Image Number

  • N041915

Year

  • 1919

Date Note

  • Photographed during the week of February 12, 1919.

Series Title

    Biography Note

  • During the week of February 12, 1919, DePalma set a new record of 149.875 mph for the Daytona Measured Mile.

  • Biography Note

  • The V-12 engine of 905 cubic inches displacement was based on the Liberty aircraft engine of WWI fame, which was also developed by the Packard engineer, Col. Jesse G. Vincent.

Photographer/Personal Author

Additional Corporate Creator

Physical Description

  • 1 photonegative - b&w - 4 x 5 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject

Subject Corporate


Learn more about the General collection »

Ralph DePalma and his Packard V-12 - Daytona Beach, Florida
Ralph DePalma and his Packard V-12 - Daytona Beach, Florida

Order Prints

Please select the size and options

Ralph DePalma and his Packard V-12 - Daytona Beach, Florida
N041915

* Shipping fee: The fee is a flat rate of $2 per order. The expected turnaround is 7 to 10 business days, not inclusive of shipping time. See FAQ for more information. 

Order Scan

Please select the size and options

Ralph DePalma and his Packard V-12 - Daytona Beach, Florida
N041915

*Scans will be available for download in 3 to 5 business days, and will have a flat $2 per order handling charge. An email will be sent with a link to the download. See FAQ for more information.

For help or more information about ordering see the FAQ or Customer Service

Credit this photo

Chicago Manual of Style

LeSesne, Richard H. Ralph DePalma and his Packard V-12 - Daytona Beach, Florida. 1919. Black & white photonegative, 4 x 5 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/149998>, accessed 26 August 2016.

MLA

LeSesne, Richard H. Ralph DePalma and his Packard V-12 - Daytona Beach, Florida. 1919. Black & white photonegative. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 26 Aug. 2016.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/149998>.

AP Style Photo Citation

(State Archives of Florida/LeSesne)