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

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.
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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