Vincent Powers

Title

Vincent Powers

Subject

Photography of horse sports

Description

This is a photographic portrait of the jockey Vincent Powers.

Powers achieved acclaimed success as both a jockey and trainer in the United States and Europe during the first three decades of the 20th century. He is the only rider to have ever led the North American standings as both a flat and steeplechase competitor. He was inducted into the U.S. Racing Hall of Fame in 2015.

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

glass plate negative

Files

Cook 5220 - Vincent Powers Jockey portrait.tif

Citation

Charles Christian Cook, “Vincent Powers,” The Keeneland Library, accessed July 9, 2020, https://keenelandlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/246.

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