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July 4th horse race, Wimbledon, N.D.
July 4th horse race, Wimbledon, N.D.
TitleJuly 4th horse race, Wimbledon, N.D.
Date of Original1948-07-04
DescriptionA horse race outside of Wimbledon, North Dakota. Six horses and riders race around a dirt track while a large crowd of people watch from a grandstand and bleachers off to the side of the track. One man is visible on the inside circle of the track looking away from the race.
General SubjectPeople
Women
Sports & Recreation
Subject (LCTGM)Men
Women
Crowds
Spectators
Horses
Horseback riding
Grandstands
Racetracks (Horse racing)
Dirt
LocationWimbledon (N.D.)
Decade1940-1949
Item NumberWM-1
Format of OriginalPhotographic postcards
Dimensions of Original14 x 9 cm.
Transcription"Record Crowd-July 4, 1948-Wimbledon, N. Dak."--Handwritten on front of postcard.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryThe Wimbledon Fair and Racing Association was organized in 1906 and a half mile track was constructed.
Bibliographic ReferenceInformation from page 5 in "Wimbledon: 100 Years." Published by the Wimbledon Book Committee in 1990
Repository InstitutionWimbledon Community Museum
Credit LineWimbledon Community Museum (WM-1)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Owned by Wimbledon Community Museum.
Ordering InformationWimbledon Community Museum
PO Box 223
Wimbledon, ND 58492
Phone: 701-435-2239
email: ldkoll@daktel.com
GrantNHPRC SNAP Grant 2009-2010 NAR10-RC-10062-09
Digital IDdmWM1
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