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Myles Theberge of Portland, Oregon, and his hot rod, 1952. The car is a modified a 1932 Ford, painted reddish pink with a chartreuse and black interior. He clocked 90 miles per hour in quarter-mile drag competitions.

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Myles Theberge of Portland, Oregon, and his hot rod, 1952. The car is a modified a 1932 Ford, painted reddish pink with a chartreuse and black interior. He clocked 90 miles per hour in quarter-mile drag competitions.
Courtesy of Betty Theberge and family

IN CONTEXT

This object appears in the following sections:


Suburban Strip: Sandy Boulevard, Portland, Oregon, 1949
Suburban Strip: Sandy Boulevard, Portland, Oregon, 1949 — Hot Rods and Hangouts


Myles Theberge and hot rod
Currently on display
Not a part of the official Smithsonian Collection
Details
Date Made:
about 1952
Locations:
Oregon

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