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Calumet Farm horse van, 1944

Posted on July 8, 2014 | in Uncategorized | by
A horse van at Calumet Farm, July, 1944. The farm started in 1924 and became an icon of Thoroughbred breeding and racing. During the farm's heyday, from the 1940s through the 1960s, Calumet horses won eight Kentucky Derbys and two Triple Crowns.

A horse van at Calumet Farm, July 1944. The farm started in 1924 and became an icon of Thoroughbred breeding and racing. During the farm’s heyday, from the 1940s through the 1960s, Calumet horses won eight Kentucky Derbys and two Triple Crowns.

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