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Jim and Carmen Cooley, owners of the J.A. Cooley Automotive Museum and Frank the Train Man, were awarded the 2008 Business of the Year by the El Cajon Boulevard Business Improvement Association. Jim has spent a lifetime preserving the remarkable history of the early nineteen hundreds. On display in the museum are over two dozen automobiles from 1886 through 1933. Also included are over 25 categories of antiques represented by collections such as model trains, whiskey flasks, spittoons, cuckoo clocks, license plates, beaded purses, phonographs, typewriters and cameras.

Address: 4233 Park Blvd; San Diego CA 92103
Directions: Near Balboa Park; Intersection of El Cajon Blvd and Park Blvd.
Phone: 619-296-3112
Website: http://www.jacooley.org

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Nov 7, 2011
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