48th Annual Franklin Trek 2001

The attendance was about 375 people and 90 Franklins


Photos by Dick Gaskill

Peg and Dick Gaskill



George Staley's 1930 Sedan, work still going on



James and his mother Dorothy Roberts



Don't we all wish this was 2001



One of the many models inside the Glenn H. Curtiss Museum



One of the many models inside the Glenn H. Curtiss Museum



Glenn H. Curtiss Museumof Early Aviation and Local History



Lunch on the Keuka Maid Dinner Boat - watch out for the ducks



Now that is the way and engine should be run, "RUN DRY" no water



Franklin engine with a filter installed



The Franklin Club Andrew Wittenborn as he drives past the lake in his 1933 16-B



H. H. Franklin Automobile Works



Framed pictures of H.H. and many items



1927 11B Tandem Sport of Walt Weidner



1928 12A Coupe of Gary Edwards



1931 Pirate Touring of Al Nippert







Jeff Hasslen and his 1915 Series 8 model M Touring







1929 Sedan





Al Nippert's 1931 Pirate Touring





1930 Series 14



Pete Kunan's 1905 model E Roadster





1934 engine





Rand Patterson's 1914 Series 6 model M Roadster and John Rendemonti's 1911 model D Touring



Rand Patterson's 1914 Series 6 model M Roadster and John Rendemonti's 1911 model D Touring



1930 Sedan



Gary Rink and his 1929 series 135 Sedan



Franklins every where



John Rendemonti and his 1911 D Touring



Some of the Franklins at the 2001 Trek



Oil filter installed on a Franklin engine





1929



1932



Dale Balderson's 1930 series 147 Piate Phaeton



We think this is a 1928 engine



Ed Wyle's 1930 Roadster



1928



1930



Left tp right Rob Webb's 1915 Series 8, Jeff Hasslen's 1915 Series 8 and Rand Patterson's 1914 Series 5



Jeff's 1915, Rand's 1914 and we think Al Pringle's 1914 Series 4



Al Pringle's 1914 Series , Rand Patterson's 1914 Series and we don't know





A beautiful line up of Franklins



A beautiful line up of Franklins



A beautiful line up of Franklins



Pete Kunan and Dan Ferrara in Pete's 1905 A Roadster at the Olympic games



Ed Wyle's 1930 Roadste, Ed must be talking about himself



Pete Kunan and Dan Ferrara in Pete's 1905 A Roadster at the Olympic games



Dan DeRusha's 1928 Series 12B Sedan



Jeff and Eric Hasslen in their 1915 Series 8 Touring



Jeff and Eric Hasslen in their 1915 Series 8 Touring



Ken Hagberg cleaning the tires on his 1930 145 Sedan



Genevieve and George Staley



Dr. George Boyer and Ken Hagberg



Rand Patterson oiling the valves on his 1912 series 1 model G Touring



Jeff Hasslen and Richard Harry (Hand in pants)





One of the many George Staley's Franklins



Bill Gewand and Don Milne



Betty and Mayor Alex Bennett



Betty and Mayor Alex Bennett





Don Kitchin and Bill Gewand



Bob Grim, Gardner Merrill and Frank Hantak



Nancy Merrill



Nancy and David Merrill



Left to right ???? Ken Hagberg and Dick Gaskill (Web site photographer)



The always smiling David Merrill



George Staley's 1929 Convertible Coupe







Trekkers waiting for a ride for one of the tours



First time trekker filling his gas tank for a long tour



First time trekker filling his gas tank for a long tour



First time trekker getting ready to check his oil, a must for a tour



First time trekker getting ready to check his oil, looks good



????? and Anna Hagberg



Nancy, David and Gardner Merrill



Ken Hagberg



George Staley's 1930 Sedan, work still going on





Anna Hagberg



Peggy Gaskill



Ken Hagberg with two great Franklin friends



Don Kitchin getting ready to help someone with an engine problem



Mary Watson and Betty Bennett in the rumble seat of Sandy's new 1932 convertible coupe



Gardner Merrill



Nancy and David Merrill along with Anna Hagberg



Ken and Anna Hagberg doing what many Trekkers do, taking care on the meal count



Peggy Gaskill and Gardren Merrill



George Staley's 1930 Sedan, work still going on



Peggy Gaskill and Gardren Merrill



Carl and Nancy Barker



Ralph and Karen Gack





Dick and Peggy Gaskill





Ken and Anna Hagberg, Dick and Peggy Gaskill



Gary Rink



Nancy and David Merrill



Frank and Garnet Hantak



First time Trekkers