Society of
Automotive Historians

2023 WSAH Spring Meeting

The WSAH Spring Meeting was held on Saturday, April 29, 2023 at 2:15 PM at the Wisconsin Automotive Museum in Hartford, WI. Fifteen members and two guests were in attendance. The Treasurer presented an annual budget, which was discussed in detail. Possible revisions to the WSAH website were explored, with the aim of attracting more […]

2022 WSAH Fall Meeting

The WSAH Fall Meeting was held on Saturday, October 22, 2022 at 1:30 PM at the Automobile Gallery in Green Bay, WI. The main topic of discussion was new member recruitment methods and initiatives to make the WSAH inviting to prospective new members.

December 8, 2022 Gathering and Business Meeting

The Chapter end-of-year gathering was held Thursday, December 8, 2022, at the Ypsilanti Automotive Heritage Museum, 100 E. Cross St., Ypsilanti, MI 48198, from 4 PM to 7 PM. During the Business Meeting, new Chapter President Peter Hollinshead was introduced and he shared his thoughts on future events. Chris Lezotte, a member of the SAH […]

August 25, 2022 Election of New Leland Chapter President

Peter Hollinshead has been unanimously elected to complete the 2020-2022 term of President, to suceed Brian Baker. Brian is now the Director of Collections and Education at the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY.

2022 WSAH Summer Meeting

The WSAH Summer Meeting was called to order at 11:00 AM on Friday, July 8th, in the Special Exhibit Building at the Iola Car Show. Six officers and directors were in attendance, along with four members. The minutes and the treasurer’s report of the Spring Meeting were reviewed and approved. Following up on discussions from […]

2022 WSAH Spring Meeting

The WSAH Spring Meeting was held Saturday April 23, 2022 at the Dahl Auto Museum in La Crosse, Wisconsin at 1:00 PM. Twelve Officers, Directors and members were in attendance. The Treasurer reported that funds are sufficient to handle current and the usual future expenses, provided income at least remains steady. Follow up on discussions […]

2021 WSAH Carhart Chronicle Newsletter

We are pleased to announce that the Carhart Chronicle, the newsletter of the WSAH, has been awarded a 2021 Golden Quill Award by Old Cars in their “sub-compact chapters category.” Congratulations to the Chapter and to Carhart Chronicle editor Ralph Kalal. All past WSAH newsletters can be viewed at under “The Spark/Carhart” toolbar tab.

April 21, 2022 Gathering, Business Meeting and Lambert Automobile Co. Presentation at the Automotive Hall of Fame in Dearborn

Twenty-two members of the Chapter gathered for a business meeting and presentation at the Automotive Hall of Fame in Dearborn, Michigan on Thursday, April 21st. The event included a presentation on 19th century American automotive pioneer John Lambert. Present were Dr. Debbie Lee and Jennifer Weed, both great-granddaughters of John Lambert, and Lambert historian and […]