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Marker Details

Title, side A
Charles F. Kettering
Title, side B
Same
Address
110 E. Monument Avenue
Dayton, 45402
Location
Engineers Club of Dayton
Latitude
39.7639830
Longitude
-84.1907010
Subjects
Automobiles, Dayton

Picture Details

Title
Car with Kettering's Self-Starter (Om3064)
Caption
Kettering invented the self-starter in 1911, revolutionizing the automobile industry. Prior to Kettering's invention, cars had to be started by hand by turning a large crank in the front of the car. (State Archives Series 741, Box 4)