Arts and Letters at the finish in 1969 Blue Grass Stakes

Title

Arts and Letters at the finish in 1969 Blue Grass Stakes

Subject

Photography of horse sports.

Description

Arts and Letters, Bill Shoemaker up, in a commanding 15-length Blue Grass victory. Campaigned by Rokeby Stables, Arts and Letters gave Shoemaker his fifth Blue Grass win. The Racing Hall of Fame jockey would claim a sixth victory in 1982 aboard Linkage, making him the winningest jockey in the history of the stakes race.

Creator

Keeneland Association

Date

1969

Rights

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Format

black and white photograph

Type

still image

Original Format

photographic image

Physical Dimensions

8" x 10"

Files

Keeneland Association - 1969 Blue Grass Stakes Arts and Letters, finish line.jpg

Citation

Keeneland Association, “Arts and Letters at the finish in 1969 Blue Grass Stakes,” The Keeneland Library, accessed June 21, 2024, https://keenelandlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/673.

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