Silvio Coucci

Title

Silvio Coucci

Subject

Photography of horse sports

Description

This is a photographic portrait of jockey Silvio Coucci. He won the Spinaway Stakes, the American Derby, and the Arlington Classic that year. By 1934, he was the country’s second winning jockey by earnings; and by 1935 he held the top jockey title, winning the Santa Anita Derby and the Travers, Futurity, and the Alabama Stakes.

Creator

Charles Christian Cook

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 382 - Silvio Coucci Jockey portrait.jpg

Citation

Charles Christian Cook, “Silvio Coucci,” The Keeneland Library, accessed December 13, 2019, https://keenelandlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/123.

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