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Cook 17293 - 1913 Meadowbrook Polo Whitney Carry All (2).jpg
This photograph, taken in 1913, features the Whitney "Carry All" that carried Harry Payne Whitney's polo equipment. A man is pouring from a box into a pitcher on a table with two glasses. A fenced field with horses, a stand holding polo mallets,…

Cook 17291 - 1913 Meadowbrook Polo American Team ponies - Man in straw hat is Fitzpatrick Head Stud Groom for Harry Payne HP Whitney Owner (2).jpg
This photograph features the 1913 American Polo Team's ponies being led in a line at Meadowbrook. Other horses and a building with an American flag flying are visible in the background. The man in straw panama hat with his back to the camera is…

Cook 17290 - 1913 Meadowbrook Polo English Team ponies - Lord Wimborne financed the team (2).jpg
This photograph features the 1913 English Polo Team's ponies in a line at Meadowbrook. The ponies are wearing Wimborne Creston blankets, as Lord Wimborne financed the team's transport to the United States. The ponies and riders are in a field, next…

Cook 17282 - 1913-07-15 Polo International Play - America 5.5 vs England 3 (2).jpg
This photograph features the Polo International Play between America and England in 1913. The score captured in the photograph is America (5) and England (2) during the 5th period. The final score was America (5.5) and England (3). A play in progress…

Cook 17267 - 1911 Harry Payne HP Whitney Owner Polo (2).jpg
This is a photograph of Harry Payne Whitney, American businessman and Thoroughbred owner, playing polo. Whitney, in polo attire and riding boots, is mounted and holding a polo mallet. They are pictured in a flat field, with a tree line visible in the…

Cook 7994 - Francis Skiddy Von Stade Jr playing polo (2).jpg
This photograph features Francis Skiddy von Stade, Jr., Dean at Harvard College, playing polo. There are trees in the background and von Stade is the only clearly visible person in the image. He is mounted on a polo pony, holding a polo mallet,…

Cook 7955 - Polo Horsewomen Mrs Thomas Hitchcock Jr aka Margaret Mellon Hitchcock, Joseph Davis, and Phoebe Cary (2).jpg
On the far left of this photograph is Margaret Mellon Hitchcock, wife of U.S. Polo Team Player, pilot, and Lehman Brothers partner Thomas Hitchcock, Jr. Margaret is mounted in riding boots, skirt, a button up, vest, and helmet with a polo mallet over…
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