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Janet Guthrie

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Woolum, Janet. Outstanding Women Athletes: Who They Are and How They Influenced Sports in America. Phoenix, AZ: Oryx Press, 1998, 2nd ed.


Boule, Margie. "For Racing Pioneer, Women Still Have a Long Way to Go." Oregonian (June 13, 2002): E01.

Dodds, Tracy. "Why Aren't Women Racing at Indy? Ask Guthrie." Los Angeles Times (May 24, 1987): 3.

"Pioneer Reflects on History; Guthrie Made Her Mark in '77." Commercial Appeal (May 24, 2002): D4.


"History of Women at Indy." http://cbs.sportsline.com/u/ce/feature/0,1518,2392629_6,00.html (October 22, 2002).

"Janet Guthrie." International Women's Sports Hall of Fame. www.hickoksports.com/biography/guthriejan.shtml (October 18, 2002).

"Janet Guthrie." www.nascar.com/2002/kyn/women/02/02/Guthrie/(October 18, 2002).

"Janet Guthrie—Auto Racing Legend." www.janetguthrie.com/indexold.htm (October 16, 2002).

"Janet Guthrie Biography." www.janetguthrie.com/Biography.htm (October 16, 2002).

"Janet Guthrie Career Statistics." www.janetguthrie.com/careerstats.htm (October 16, 2002).

"Janet Guthrie, The First Female Indianapolis 500 Driver, to be Honored On Capitol Hill May 7 at the 'SEMA Salute to Women in Motorsports." www.classiccarbuyersguide.com/news/press/date/19970506/press00203.html (October 22, 2002).

"Quotes From Her Peers." www.janetguthrie.com/quotes.htm (October 16, 2002).

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