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Photograph - W. Fullmer Photography, Agua Caliente Handicap, Mounted, 20 Mar 1932 Reg. No: SH 000209
- Mounted photograph depicting the running and the finishing of the Agua Caliente Handicap horse race, run in Mexico on March 20th, 1932.
It is signed and dedicated to Phar Lap's trainer Harry Telford by his jockey Bill Elliott, and was sent back to Telford in Melbourne shortly after the race.
- Mounted photograph consisting of five gelatin strips. Each strip shows a different part of the same horserace. Bottom and largest photograph shows the jockey astride the winning horse being held by a male strapper. A large crowd of people have gathered around the horse.
- Description Of Content:
- Depicts the running and the finishing of the Agua Caliente Handicap horse race, run in Mexico on March 20th, 1932.
|Dimensions:||35.00 cm (Height), 30.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||horse racing, recreation, making history - phar lap|
|Themes this item is part of:||Tommy Woodcock, Race Horse Strapper & Trainer (1905-1985), Harry Telford, Race Horse Owner & Trainer (1877-1960), David Davis, Entrepreneur & Race Horse Owner, Leisure Collection, Phar Lap in America, 1932, Phar Lap Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Horse Racing|
|Tertiary Classification:||images (to be classified)|
|Original Caption:||Written on front of mount in white ink: AGUA CALIENTE HANDICAP/ 20th March, 1932/ Won by "PHAR LAP"/ (W.Elliott, up)|
|Inscriptions:||Printed on mount: AGUA CALIENTE HANDICAP/20th March, 1932/Won by PHAR LAP/(W. Elliot, up). Handwritten across bottom of photograph: To my friend, Harry from your Old Pal/ Bill Elliot. Handwritten information on reverse of mount.|
|People Depicted:||Elliot, William [Billy]; Woodcock, Tommy|
|Organisations Depicted:||Phar Lap|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Agua Caliente, Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico, 20 Mar 1932|
|Photographer:||W. Fullmer, San Diego, California, United States of America, 1932|
|Person Depicted:||Mr William (Bill) Elliot, 20 Mar 1932|
|Horse Depicted:||Phar Lap (Racehorse), 20 Mar 1932|
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