Southeastern 500, 1979
Scope and Contents
The vast majority of images in this collection document the 1979 Southeastern 500 race that took place on April 1, 1979, at the Bristol International Raceway in Bristol, Tennessee. A few images, however, record events at the Volunteer 500 race at the same track on August 25, 1979. Rookie Dale Earnhardt earned the first win of his long career in the 1979 Southeastern 500.
Event 357: 35mm b&w, 4 sleeves Event 385: 3 sleeves
- Creation: 1979
- From the Collection: McMurray, Bryant (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Photographic negatives and prints currently closed for use during the digitization process.
From the Collection: 24 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English
Event 357: 4 sleeves of black & white, 35mm format negative
Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository
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