MotorCities National Heritage Area
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Charles Kettering - The Hands of the Inventor

Charles Kettering was the man who invented the automobile electric starter and lighting system that revolutionized the auto industry. He combined his electrical engineering education with rich work experience and in 1909 Kettering co-founded DELCO, where his inventions took off. 


Address:
Chevrolet Avenue south of Third Avenue
Flint, MI