The links below provide access to a sampling of articles from historic newspapers that can be found in Chronicling America. You can further explore the topic of "Motor Sport Spectators and Death" using the following search strategies:
Use the following terms in combination, proximity, or as a phrase: race, speed, crowd, spectators, accident, death, killed, injured
For specific types of motor sports, use terms like: automobile, motorist, car, aeroplane, flying machine, motorcycle
It is important to use a specific date range if looking for articles for a particular event in order to narrow your results. To narrow your results for this topic, search between 1906 and 1921.