Jack Westrope aboard Fencing

Title

Jack Westrope aboard Fencing

Description

Trained by Earl Sande (far left) and piloted by Jack Westrope, Fencing beat the odds to win the first Blue Grass Stakes run at Keeneland. The race, inaugurated in 1911 at the Kentucky Association racetrack near downtown Lexington, was revived at Keeneland’s inaugural Spring Meet in April 1937.

Creator

Keeneland Association

Date

1937

Rights

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Format

black and white photograph

Type

still image

Original Format

photographic print

Physical Dimensions

8" x 10"

Files

Keeneland Association - Fencing, Jack Westrope up, with trainer Earl Sande (far left), first running of the Blue Grass Stakes at Keeneland 1937.tif

Citation

Keeneland Association, “Jack Westrope aboard Fencing,” The Keeneland Library, accessed June 21, 2024, https://keenelandlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/650.

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