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Image of 2016.033.011B - Poster - Bay Meadows Poster, 1999.  Double sided, front color with images and text, back with black and white text only. Front has purple and white checked background with orange border. Large image of jockey in foreground, with smaller images of jockey racing horse and jockeys and horses lined up at starting line in background. Printed signature in lower right (artist?). Sponsorship above lower border. Back of poster has a congratulations to the jockey in box at top, followed by a bullet list of Russell Baze's accomplishments.


Inscription: 
Front - Top reads "Baze" (large capital purple letters)
              Signature "Delgado 99" with a copyright symbol, black
              Lower left "Bay Meadows  /  Racecourse" (First line in case sensitive turquoise letters on           
black background; second line small, all caps
              Lower center "National Museum of  /  Racing  /  and Hall of Fame  /  Inducted 1999"  (First and third lines small black font, all caps, words separated by red dots; second line large black font, all caps; fourth line large black font, all caps, letters/numbers spaced widely)
               Lower right "America's Turf Authority Since 1894  /  Daily  /  Racing Form" (First line, small black font, all caps; second line, white font, case sensitive on red background; third line, larger white font, case sensitive, on red background)
 
Back of poster:  "Bay Meadows and Daily Racing Form  /  congratulate Russell Baze for his 1999 induction  /  into Thoroughbred Racing's Hall of Fame" (black bolded text, all caps, on white background with thin black border)
 
"Highlights from Russell's incredible career  /  (as of December 1999):  /   *First career victory on September 16, 1974 at Yakima Meadows,  /  Washington aboard Oregon Warrior, a horse trained by his father, Joe.  /  *Won first Bay Meadows jockey title in Fall of 1981. Earned Bay Meadows  /  leading rider honor 22 times.  /  *Established a Northern California record for most victories on a single  /  card winning seven races on April 16, 1992.  /  *Lead the nation in wins for five consecutive years from 1992 to 1996.  /  *Recipient of the Isaac Murphy Award for the leading percentage rider in  /  the country for four consecutive years beginning with its inception in 1995.  /  *Presented with a special Eclipse Award on February 9, 1996 in recognition  /  of being the first jockey to win 400 races per year for four consecutive  /  years. Has since extended the streak to seven years.  /  *Inducted into Thoroughbred Racing's Hall of Fame in Saratoga Springs,  /  New York on August 9, 1999. Entered Hall of Fame with 6,666 career  /  victories and $94.5 million in earnings."  (Title "Highlights..." in black font, bolded, all caps; Bullet points in case sensitive, black font)

2016.033.011B - Poster - Bay Meadows Poster, 1999. Double sided, front color with images and text, back with black and white text only. Front has purple and white checked background with orange border. Large image of jockey in foreground, with smaller images of jockey racing horse and jockeys and horses lined up at starting line in background. Printed signature in lower right (artist?). Sponsorship above lower border. Back of poster has a congratulations to the jockey in box at top, followed by a bullet list of Russell Baze's accomplishments. Inscription: Front - Top reads "Baze" (large capital purple letters) Signature "Delgado 99" with a copyright symbol, black Lower left "Bay Meadows / Racecourse" (First line in case sensitive turquoise letters on black background; second line small, all caps Lower center "National Museum of / Racing / and Hall of Fame / Inducted 1999" (First and third lines small black font, all caps, words separated by red dots; second line large black font, all caps; fourth line large black font, all caps, letters/numbers spaced widely) Lower right "America's Turf Authority Since 1894 / Daily / Racing Form" (First line, small black font, all caps; second line, white font, case sensitive on red background; third line, larger white font, case sensitive, on red background) Back of poster: "Bay Meadows and Daily Racing Form / congratulate Russell Baze for his 1999 induction / into Thoroughbred Racing's Hall of Fame" (black bolded text, all caps, on white background with thin black border) "Highlights from Russell's incredible career / (as of December 1999): / *First career victory on September 16, 1974 at Yakima Meadows, / Washington aboard Oregon Warrior, a horse trained by his father, Joe. / *Won first Bay Meadows jockey title in Fall of 1981. Earned Bay Meadows / leading rider honor 22 times. / *Established a Northern California record for most victories on a single / card winning seven races on April 16, 1992. / *Lead the nation in wins for five consecutive years from 1992 to 1996. / *Recipient of the Isaac Murphy Award for the leading percentage rider in / the country for four consecutive years beginning with its inception in 1995. / *Presented with a special Eclipse Award on February 9, 1996 in recognition / of being the first jockey to win 400 races per year for four consecutive / years. Has since extended the streak to seven years. / *Inducted into Thoroughbred Racing's Hall of Fame in Saratoga Springs, / New York on August 9, 1999. Entered Hall of Fame with 6,666 career / victories and $94.5 million in earnings." (Title "Highlights..." in black font, bolded, all caps; Bullet points in case sensitive, black font)

Record Type: Archive

2016.033.004 - 13 betting tickets

Record Type: Archive