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  • Collection: Keeneland Library Collection

07 - Ed Brown aka Brown Dick Jockey and Trainer BW.tif
This is a digitized daguerreotype of Edward Dudley Brown (1850-1906); born into slavery, after the civil war he became a Belmont Stakes-winning jockey (Kingfisher; 1870), a Kentucky Derby-winning trainer (Baden-Baden; 1877), and a Kentucky…

Oliver Lewis Jockey (2).jpg
This is a portrait of jockey Oliver Lewis. Lewis rode Aristides to claim the inaugural running of the Kentucky Derby in 1875.

Keeneland Library - Isaac Murphy at the Salvator Clambake (2).jpg
This photograph features legendary jockey Isaac Burns Murphy (third from the right), with several other guests at a clambake hosted by trainer Matt Byrnes following Murphy's and Salvator's victory at the 1890 Champion Stakes.

1947-07-18 Jockeys Eddie Arcaro, Pandurang Khade, Conn N McCreary, Ruperto Donoso, and Juan Pedro Artigas at Belmont Park (2).jpg
This photograph features jockeys (from left to right) Eddie Arcaro, Pandurang Khade, Conn McCreary, Ruperto Donoso, and Juan Pedro Artigas at Belmont Park in July of 1947.

1950-06-22 Arlington Jockeys (left to right) Gilbert Eugene Roser, Gene Earl Pederson, John Chestnut, John Johnny H Adams (2).jpg
This photograph features jockeys (from left to right) Gilbert Eugene Roser, Gene Earl Pederson, John Chestnut, John H. Adams, Logan Batcheller, Ovie D. Scurlock, and D. Wagner at Arlington Park in June of 1950.

1952-05 Jockeys William Cox, Robert Willis, winner John Johnny H Adams (the clean fellow), and Anthony Tony S Skoronski muddy at Hawthorne Race Track (2).jpg
This photograph features jockeys (from left to right) William Cox, Robert Willis, John H. Adams, and Anthony Skoronski at Hawthorne Race Course in May of 1952.

1949-07 Ira Drymon Owner (2).jpg
This is a photograph of Ira Drymon - breeder, owner of Gallagher Stud, and former President of the Thoroughbred Club of America, with an unidentified horse in July of 1949.

Triangle - 1941-04 Belmont Park - under reconstruction (2).jpg
This photograph captures the Belmont Park Grandstand under reconstruction in April of 1941.

Triangle - 1941-06-04 Belmont Park - Blacksmith board.jpg
This photograph, taken on June 4, 1941, features the blacksmith board at Belmont Park.

Triangle - 1942-05-11 Belmont Park - British Ambulance.jpg
This photograph, taken on May 11, 1942, at Belmont Park features an ambulance on loan to the Jockey Club Civilian Protection Service by the British American Ambulance Corps.

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