President Ulysses S. Grant: Live at the Studebaker

President Grant
Nov 07, 2019 Wednesday, November 20, 2019, at 1:30pm in the Wiekamp Auditorium; $2 admission / FREE to Studebaker National Museum members, refreshments to follow Join us as President Ulysses S Grant comes to life!  As we continue to celebrate the national treasures of the 1st Source Presidential Carriage Collection, another President will visit the Read More →

Reaching the Masses: Studebaker Companion Models

Erskine
Nov 05, 2019 “Companion” automobile brands were all the rage during the ‘20s and ‘30s as the industry rushed to debut new marques Studebaker also jumped on this bandwagon and fielded a pair of new brands, Erskine and later Rockne, as it attempted to penetrate the low-price field The 1927 Erskine debuted to great fanfare, but proved uncompetitive Read More →

2020 Calendar Debuts

2020 Calendar
Oct 24, 2019 The Studebaker National Museum has released its 2020 calendar, showcasing vehicles from the Museum’s Collection The 2020 calendar was produced in partnership with The Casaday Costume Company and features period-costumed models in historically correct settings Site partners include Indiana Landmarks Northern Regional Office, The History Museum, Read More →

President Abraham Lincoln: Live at the Studebaker

Abraham Lincoln
Oct 14, 2019 Featuring Kevin Wood, renowned Lincoln portrayer Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 1:30pm in the Wiekamp Auditorium; $2 admission / FREE to Studebaker National Museum members, refreshments to follow Join us as Abraham Lincoln comes to life! Lincoln will recount stories from his life centering on the twelve turbulent years from 1854-1865 Hear Read More →

The Edsel: Ford’s Famous Failure

Oct 10, 2019 Presented by Matt Anderson, Curator of Transportation at The Henry Ford Museum Wednesday, October 16, 2019, at 1:30pm in the Wiekamp Auditorium Introduced with much fanfare in the fall of 1957, the Edsel was greeted by car buyers with a collective shrug Was it the bad economy, was it poor marketing, or was it that one-of-a-kind grille Read More →

The Rockne: A Finer, Greater Automobile

Rockne
Sep 10, 2019 Presented by Richard Quinn, Studebaker Scholar and Historian Wednesday, September 18, 2019, at 1:30pm in the Wiekamp Auditorium; $2 admission / FREE to Studebaker National Museum members, refreshments to follow Join Studebaker historian Richard Quinn for a look at the Rockne Motor Corporation This wholly owned Studebaker subsidiary Read More →

Studebaker National Museum Launches a New Education Fund

Aug 28, 2019 The Studebaker National Museum is pleased to announce the establishment of the Campisi Education Fund This fund was created through a generous donation of a 1955 Studebaker President Speedster that will be auctioned at The Auburn Auction on Saturday, August 31, 2019 Proceeds from this auction will endow the Campisi Education Read More →

From Horses to Horsepower

From Horses to Horsepower
Aug 15, 2019 Presented by Robert Casey, retired Curator of Transportation at The Henry Ford Museum Wednesday, August 21, 2019, at 1:30pm in the Wiekamp Auditorium; $2 admission / FREE to Studebaker National Museum members, refreshments to follow Join renowned automotive historian Robert Casey, retired Curator of Transportation at The Henry Ford Read More →

Meet Tom Cotter at the 2019 Concours d’Elegance at Copshaholm

Tom Cotter
Jun 18, 2019 Come meet author and historian, Tom Cotter, at the 2019 Concours d’Elegance at Copshaholm SOUTH BEND, IN – Automotive raconteur and barn-find hunter Tom Cotter, will be hosting a book signing at the 2019 Concours d’Elegance at Copshaholm Tom is the author of the famous In the Barn series, chronicling exotic automotive finds from around Read More →

The Concours d’Elegance at Copshaholm to feature World’s oldest Lincoln Automobile

1921 Lincoln
Jun 12, 2019 A 1921 Lincoln “L” Touring car, the world’s oldest Lincoln automobile, will be featured at the 2019 Concours d’Elegance at Copshaholm This Lincoln is owned by the Western Reserve Historical Society’s Crawford Auto and Aviation Collection (Cleveland, Ohio), and will be part of the Precise Luxury class featuring Full Classic® Lincoln Read More →