Sophie Tucker with Jockeys at Saratoga

Title

Sophie Tucker with Jockeys at Saratoga

Subject

Photography of horse sports

Description

This photograph of Sophie Tucker and jockeys was taken at Saratoga Racecourse in July of 1936. Tucker, a Ukrainian-American actress, comedian, and radio personality, is standing on a jockey scale holding a saddle and saddle towel. Eight jockeys in flanking lines on either side of the the scale are also pictured, and observers are visible in the background.

Creator

Charles Christian Cook

Date

1936-07-30

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

acetate negative

Files

Cook 387.jpg

Citation

Charles Christian Cook, “Sophie Tucker with Jockeys at Saratoga,” The Keeneland Library, accessed September 21, 2020, https://keenelandlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/124.

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