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Bonneville Salt Flats-World's Fastest Speedway-near Great Salt Lake

Bonneville Salt Flats-World's Fastest Speedway-near Great Salt Lake Salt Lake City Utah
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Stock #: 77372
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Salt Lake City
State: Utah (UT)
County: Salt Lake
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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This World Famous Salt Flats Known as Bonneville ,left by the receding waters of l\Lake Bonneville. This Salt deposit covers approximately 160 square miles of Western Utah.The Salt White ,its aggregate Crystalline ,Porous ,Hard and Rigid;and saupports heavy loads when dry. This area was first tested as an Auto Race Course in 1912,becoming fasmous in 1931 when Ab Jenkins of Salt Lake City,broke all previous World Speed Records .Since then many new records have been made.John Cobb of England ,drove his Racer 369.74 miles per hour. The Telephone Poles in picture go over to this World Famous Automobile .Speedway .Wvwry Year sees some activity of World Renowned Drivers trying to make new records for speed and endurance
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