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Catalog Number 10-9-13.FIC.5
Scope & Content 1982 Bay Meadows Poster. Color poster printed on white paper and mounted under glass inside a plain painted black wooden frame. Color image in center depicts the Paddock at Longchamps by Frank N. Ashley which was part of the the Collection of the California Jockey Club, at Bay Meadows and shows a group women in wide-brim hats with men in gray colored top hats gathered around the racetrack surrounding jockeys on horses. Text beneath image identifies it while rest of poster reads, "BAY MEADOWS / The Sporting Art of Thoroughbred Racing / Fn Ashley / BAY MEADOWS RACE COURSE, SAN MATEO, CALIFORNIA, SEPTEMBER, 1982-FEBRUARY, 1983." Inscription text: "(c) FRANK ASHLEY 1982, PUBLISHED BY CALIFORNIA JOCKEY CLUB" (printed at front bottom right corner of poster); "PROPERTY / BAY MEADOWS RACING ASSOC. / 11292" (blue sticker on left side of frame)
Object Name Poster
Collection Three-Dimensional Collection
Category Posters
Date 1982
People Ashley, Frank N.
Search Terms Ashley, Frank N.
Bay Meadows Race Track
Bay Meadows
California Jockey Club Inc.
Horse Racing
Jockeys
Women's Fashion
Men's Fashion
San Mateo
Subjects Posters
Horse racing
Horses
Jockeys
Racetracks (Horse racing)
Clubs
Clothing & dress