Photographer

Guy Kendall

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Creation Date

8-20-1938

Sex of the horse

Gelding

Sire

Peter Henley

Dam

Frances Wreath

Stable/ Owner

Earle B. Avery

Stable/Owner Location

Woodstock, New Brunswick, Canada

Driver Name

Earle Avery

Race

Free For All Pace

Description

Black and white action photo of track record holder, Ray Henley, Earl Avery up, winning The Maine Derby Free for All pace, Saturday, August 20, 1938 at the Centennial celebration of the Skowhegan Fair in Skowhegan, Maine. Ray Henley, who set the track pacing record of 2.02 1/2 in 1937, claimed all three heats of the contest to take home the $1,000 purse.

Keywords

Standardbred horses, American Standardbred racehorses, New England harness racing, Maine harness racing, horse racing, Sulky racing, Trotting races, 1938b album

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