Baden-Baden sale advertisement, 1877

Title

Baden-Baden sale advertisement, 1877

Description

Article from "Spirit of the Times," 4 August 1877 about the sale of racehorse Baden-Baden. Jockey Williams "Billy" Walker rode Baden-Baden to win the 3rd Kentucky Derby in 1877. Walker was the leading rider at Churchill Downs in the fall racing season of 1875-1876 and the spring campaigns of 1876-1878. Baden-Baden was sold after the Derby to William Backhouse Astor, Jr. of New York.

Creator

unknown

Source

Print Collection, The Filson Historical Society

Date

1877-08-04

Rights

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Type

Still image

Identifier

PR530.0006

Files

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Citation

unknown, “Baden-Baden sale advertisement, 1877,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed September 19, 2021, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/386.