Withers Stakes

Title

Withers Stakes

Subject

Photography of horse sports

Description

This photograph features (from left to right) Alfred Gwynne "A.G." Vanderbilt, Jr., jockey John Gilbert, and Thoroughbred owner Ogden Phipps at the 1941 Withers Stakes at Belmont Park.

King Cole, owned by Phipps and ridden by Gilbert, claimed the 1941 Withers Stakes victory.

Vanderbilt, owner of Sagamore Farm, was a founding member of the Westchester Racing Association, owner and two time president of Pimlico Race Course, President of Belmont Park, a member of the Jockey Club, and Chairman of the Board of the New York Racing Association from 1971 to 1975.

Creator

Charles Christian Cook

Date

1941-05-17

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

Files

Cook 12320 - 1941-05-17 Alfred Gwynne AG Vanderbilt Jr II Owner and John Gilbert Jockey and Ogden Phipps at Belmont Withers Stakes Phipps (2).jpg

Citation

Charles Christian Cook, “Withers Stakes,” The Keeneland Library, accessed September 27, 2020, https://keenelandlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/282.

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