Robert Lee McClure Photograph Collection


Robert Lee McClure Photograph Collection


Photography of horse sports


Items in this collection were digitized from the Keeneland Library’s Robert Lee McClure Photographic Negative Collection. The collection (ca. 190 items), donated to the library by the Blood-Horse magazine, is comprised of glass plate and acetate negatives and printed images depicting either horses or racing scenes.


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Collection Items

Kentucky Association Track clubhouse
Features the clubhouse of the Kentucky Association Track in Lexington, Kentucky in 1922. Established in 1826, the Lexington track closed in 1933.

Ashland Oaks Stakes at the Kentucky Association Race Track
This photograph was taken mid-race during the Ashland Oaks Stakes at the Kentucky Association Race Track.

Kentucky Association Clubhouse
This photograph features the Kentucky Association Clubhouse.
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