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Newspaper Cutting - 'Sketches on the Flemington Training Ground',The Australasian Sketcher, 1880 Document Reg. No: SH 961147

Summary:
Two pages of The Australasian Sketcher, published in 1880. The first of the two pages has a full page engravings illustrating scenes and activities at Flemington training ground. The second page has an incomplete article on exhibits at the Melbourne International Exhibition.
Description:
Printed with nine images of horses at Flemington training ground.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Trustees of the Royal Exhibition Building (REB), 1991
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 290 mm (Height), 80 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: horse racing, melbourne cup racing carnival, newspapers
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Collection
Primary Classification: SPORT
Secondary Classification: Horse Racing
Tertiary Classification: media publications
Inscriptions: Captions for each illustration: The Scraping Sheds; A Very Early Flutter; After The Trial; Fractious Two Year Old; Sweating; Going Home; HJW Walking Exercise; Touts; A Sensational Gallop; SKETCHES ON THE FLEMINGTON TRAINING GROUND.; THE AUSTRALASIAN SKETCHER. 207
Place & Date Made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1880-1881
Publisher: Wilson & McKinnon, 1880 - 1881

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