Hackett Auto Museum to host “A Conversation with Steve Purdy”

Hackett Auto Museum to host “A Conversation with Steve Purdy” 

Purdy’s lecture is second event in museum’s four-part speaker series 

The Hackett Auto Museum is pleased to announce the second event of its 2018-2019 speaker series – “A Conversation with Steve Purdy.” The museum will host two additional civic engagement events for the Jackson community later this winter to educate attendees about the city’s rich automotive heritage. 



Hackett Auto Museum 2018-2019 Speaker Series – A Conversation with Steve Purdy 



Saturday, December 8, 2018 

11 a.m. – 1 p.m. 


Jackson District Library, Carnegie Branch 

244 W. Michigan Ave., Jackson, MI 49201 


Steve Purdy is a Mid Michigan-based multimedia automotive journalist who has been photographing automotive hood ornaments, also known as “mascots,” for more than 40 years. Purdy’s upcoming book “Mascots of Motion,” will display thousands of his images and tell the stories of these wonderful examples of fine automotive art. 


This event is free; however, a $5 donation is suggested. All proceeds benefit the Hackett Auto Museum. 

For more information on the Hackett Auto Museum or the 2018-2019 speaker series, please contact Ted O’Dell at (248) 302-0073 or visit hackettautomuseum.org.  

The event is finished.


Dec 08 2018


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