Ralph Neves at Pimlico

Title

Ralph Neves at Pimlico

Subject

Photography of horse sports

Description

This is a photograph of jockey Ralph P. Neves in silks walking with two other men at Pimlico in 1940.

Neves, prominent West Coast rider and American Hall of Fame jockey, won 3,772 total races and 173 stakes races over the course of his long career. When he retired in mid-1963, Neves was one of eight jockeys in the history of the sport at that time with at least 3,000 wins.

Creator

Bernard Stanley Morgan

Date

1940-05-06

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

14 - Morgan 94841 - 1940-05-06 Ralph P Neves Jockey at Pimlico 1.jpg

Citation

Bernard Stanley Morgan, “Ralph Neves at Pimlico,” The Keeneland Library, accessed December 13, 2019, https://keenelandlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/186.

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