Pat Smithwick on Neji at Saratoga

Title

Pat Smithwick on Neji at Saratoga

Subject

Photography of horse sports

Description

This is a photograph of jockey Alfred "Paddy" Smithwick, on Neji at Saratoga.

According to his New York Times obituary, Smithwick was 5 feet 11 inches tall.

Hall of Famer (inducted 1972) Paddy Smithwick was the country’s top steeplechase rider in 1956, 1957, 1958, and 1962. He considered Neji, American Steeplechase Champion in 1955, 1957, and 1958, his best mount.

Creator

Bernard Stanley Morgan

Date

1960-08-24

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

Morgan B17750 - 1960-08-24 Patrick Pat Smithwick Jockey on Neji at Saratoga.jpg

Citation

Bernard Stanley Morgan, “Pat Smithwick on Neji at Saratoga,” The Keeneland Library, accessed February 22, 2020, https://keenelandlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/204.

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