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Negative - Annual Trentham Horse Sale, New Zealand, 1931 Reg. No: MM 131680
- Black and white copy negative depicting the 1931 horse sales, held annually in Trentham, New Zealand. It was from the 1928 sales that Harry Telford purchased Phar Lap.
It belonged to the donor's father, Mr Jim Shaw (1908-1992), who worked for AF Roberts, the thorough breeder who produced Phar Lap in Timaru. In 1929 Shaw became his stud manager when the operation was moved to Katurna Valley.
- Black and white acetate copy negative.
- Description Of Content:
- This negative depicts the 1931 horse sales, held annually in Trentham, New Zealand. It was from the 1928 sales that Harry Telford purchased Phar Lap.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr Kerry Shaw, 2000
|Tagged with:||horse racing, recreation, horse shows, sale yards, making history - phar lap|
|Themes this item is part of:||Leisure Collection, Phar Lap Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Horse Racing|
|Tertiary Classification:||horse sales|
|Inscriptions:||Hand written on a piece of paper and placed in the negative frame; '00.1071'|
|Format:||Negative - Copy: Monochrome|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Trentham, Wellington Region, North Island, New Zealand, 1931|