<VV> Last Corvair 5999
32chevy at 0306.org
Mon Jul 29 21:41:48 EDT 2013
You got it! Pigeon Forge gets more visitors than all of the
other places mentioned put together, because it is more centrally
located in the most populated part of the U.S.!
On 7/29/2013 3:21 PM, J. R. Read wrote:
> Dolly Parton?
> Later, JR
> From: Bill Hubbell <whubbell at verizon.net>
> To: Clark Hartzel <chartzel at comcast.net>
> Cc: Virtual Vairs <virtualvairs at corvair.org>
> Sent: Monday, July 29, 2013 8:19 AM
> Subject: Re: <VV> Last Corvair 5999
> The problem with a permanent museum is not so much the cost of building it but rather the cost of maintaining it. That requires either a steady stream of visitors or else a very well-endowed permanent trust fund.
> Bill Hubbell
> On Jul 29, 2013, at 8:43 AM, "Clark Hartzel" <chartzel at comcast.net> wrote:
>> Contrary to popular opinion, 5999 has never been in the Ypsilanti Museum.
>> Curator Jack Miller already had a blue 1969 Corvair coupe in the museum and
>> he didn't want another one. It is currently in the Chevy Hall of Fame
>> Museum in Decatur, Ill. It spent a year in the Coralville, Iowa Museum of
>> Transportation while the CORSA convention was in Cedar Rapids. It is truly
>> a car without a home!
>> Any rich person out there want to donate a million dollars so CPF can build
>> a permanent museum?
>> The Ypsilanti museum has the CPF Super Monza, the last 1969 Corvair body
>> shell and a cutaway powertrain display along with some other smaller CPF
>> artifacts. There are several other Corvairs there donated by private
>> Former CPF Curator Clark Hartzel
>> This message was sent by the VirtualVairs mailing list, all copyrights are the property
>> of the writer, please attribute properly. For help, mailto:vv-help at corvair.org
>> This list sponsored by the Corvair Society of America, http://www.corvair.org/
>> Post messages to: VirtualVairs at corvair.org
>> Change your options: http://www.vv.corvair.org/mailman/options/virtualvairs
> This message was sent by the VirtualVairs mailing list, all copyrights are the property
> of the writer, please attribute properly. For help, mailto:vv-help at corvair.org
> This list sponsored by the Corvair Society of America, http://www.corvair.org/
> Post messages to: VirtualVairs at corvair.org
> Change your options: http://www.vv.corvair.org/mailman/options/virtualvairs
More information about the VirtualVairs