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Catalog Number 2014.027.016.030
Title Marketing Gimmicks, circa 1934-2008
Photographer Unknown
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Print, Photographic
Category Photographs
Date circa 1934-2008
Description Marketing Gimmicks, circa 1934-2008. This folder contains images of various marketing gimmicks, including: camel races, chariot races, clowns, advertisements (for Bay Meadows and for others that used Bay Meadows location), Ascot Days, racing Clydesdales, motorcycle races, fox hunt, Mickey Rooney, Burt Bacharach, ostrich races, ostrich cart races, photo finish with birds flying in the picture, Telly Savalas, steeplechases, Turkey races, etc. The photographs are mostly unidentified. There are approximately 89 items.
Studio Unknown
Place Bay Meadows Racetrack, San Mateo, CA
People Bacharach, Burt
Rooney, Mickey
Savalas, Telly
Subjects Celebrities
Horse racing
Horses
Jockeys
Photographs
Racing
Search Terms Bay Meadows
Bay Meadows Race Track
Horse
Horse Racing
Horses
Horses - Thoroughbred Racing
Jockeys
Photograph
Racing