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Collection Jim Brooks Collection of Harness Racing Americana
Description Harness Racing Photo Postcard. Crowd lined up along the fence to watch the races at Aiken, South Carolina. Aiken's Triple Crown. Harness Racing is one of the three main events held annually in late March and early April. The other two horse lover events are the Steeplechase and Aiken Trials. Harness Racing is one of America's oldest sports in which the horses were kept to a prescribed gait-pacing- and not allowed to run free.
Date 1970 ca.
Place of Origin South Carolina
Search Terms Harness Racing
Track
Object Name Postcard
Catalog Number 246.2016