Bill Boland on High Gun

Title

Bill Boland on High Gun

Subject

Photography of horse sports

Description

This photograph features the jockey William 'Bill' Norris Boland up on High Gun in the winner's circle of the Syonsby Stakes with Robert Kleberg, owner of King Ranch, at Belmont Park. Bill Boland is muddy after the race, and a hedge, fence, and the track are visible in the background.

High Gun, the 1954 Belmont Stakes winner, was named U.S. Champion Three-Year-Old Male Horse in 1954 and
U.S. Champion Older Male Horse in 1955.

Creator

Bernard Stanley Morgan

Date

1955-09-24

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 A94193 - 1955-09-24 Bill Boland Jockey on High Gun in the winner's circle of the Syonsby Stakes with Robert Kleberg Owner King Ranch at Belmont.jpg

Citation

Bernard Stanley Morgan, “Bill Boland on High Gun ,” The Keeneland Library, accessed October 14, 2019, https://keenelandlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/229.

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