American Derby at Washington Park

Title

American Derby at Washington Park

Subject

Photography in horse sports

Description

This photograph shows the track and crowd at the 1893 American Derby held at the Washington Park Race Track outside of Chicago, Illinois. The grandstand is teeming with spectators; and horses, carriages, and spectators fill the foreground.

Creator

Washington Park Jockey Club Publicity Department

Date

1893

Rights

This digital resource may be freely searched and displayed. Permission must be received for subsequent distribution in print or electronically. Physical rights are retained by the Keeneland Library. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.

Format

black and white photograph

Type

still image

Original Format

print image

Files

1893 American Derby at Washington Park.jpg

Citation

Washington Park Jockey Club Publicity Department, “American Derby at Washington Park,” The Keeneland Library, accessed June 21, 2018, http://keenelandlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/209.

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