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Man o' War with groom Will Harbut.jpg
Photograph of the American Thoroughbred Man o' War with his groom Will Harbut. Harbut was Man o' War's groom at Faraway Farm from the fall of 1930 until the spring of 1946.

Newspaper headlines from around the world heralded Man o’ War…

Cook 427 - Clarence Kummer Jockey on Man o' War.jpg
Photograph of the American Thoroughbred Man o' War with jockey Clarence Kummer up.

Newspaper headlines from around the world heralded Man o’ War (1917-1947) as “matchless,” the “wonder horse,” a “speed miracle,” and…

Keeneland Library Archives - Man o' War with Will Harbut (2).jpg
This photograph features the American Thoroughbred Man o' War with his groom Will Harbut.

Newspaper headlines from around the world heralded Man o’ War (1917-1947) as “matchless,” the “wonder horse,” a “speed miracle,” and…

Hemment v.1 216 - Domino with groom (2).jpg
Conformation shot of the American Thoroughbred Domino.

Hall of Famer Domino was foaled in 1891. He raced for three seasons (1893 to 1895) with a record of 19-2-1 from 25 starts, earning $193,550.

His career earnings were not surpassed until…

Cook 13842 - John Loftus Jockey.jpg
This is a photographic portrait of jockey John P. "Johnny" Loftus. Loftus, a top U.S. jockey in the 1910s, rode both Sir Barton and Man o' War to victories in his final year of racing (1919).

In addition to his two victories in both the Kentucky…

Cook 18005 - Holystone jumping (2).jpg
This is a photograph of Holystone, son of Man o' War and Brush Along, mid-jump. Holystone was born in 1931 and owned by Crispin Oglebay.

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This work is featured on the cover of the monograph Through the Pages of the Daily Racing Form by John McEvoy. The book, published by the Daily Racing Form Press in 1995 to commemorate its first 100 years (1894-1994), was illustrated by Peb.

The…
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