Evinrude, Ralph S., 1933

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Title: Evinrude, Ralph S.

Reference Code: Mss-3007

Inclusive Dates:  1933

Quantity: 0.03 cu. ft. total

Location: Sm Mss

Abstract: Evinrude was an American business magnate and the Chairman of Outboard Marine Corporation. His wife was the singer and entertainer Frances Langford. His father created Elto Outboard Motor Company after developing the first commercially feasible outboard motor and took over the company after his father’s passing in 1934. In 1936 the company merged with Johnson Motor Company to form Outboard Marine Corporation.

Scope and Content: Records consist of an appraisal of Evinrude’s household furnishings for his home in Fox Point, WI.

Access and Use: No restrictions

Language: English