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Collection Jim Bolus Collection
Object Name Audiocassette
Catalog Number 1985.155.0042
Title Oscar White 7/19/1976; Nelson Baker Hunt 7/20/1976; Jim Shannon 7/20/1976; sale of $1.5 million Secretariat colt at Keeneland.
Description This tape was created by Jim Bolus.
Oscar White, a trainer, discusses the difference between jockeys, then and now, with reference to a race with Earl Sande. Nelson Baker Hunt, the consingor of a Secretariat colt, sold the colt for $1.5 million to a Canadian syndicate headed by brothers Joe, Jack and Ted Burnett, owners of Blue Meadow Farm. Austrailian Jim Shannon discusses the difference between races in US, England and Australia as to grass vs. dirt horses.
Number of Items 1 Tape-60 minutes in length
People White, Oscar
Hunt, Nelson Baker
Shannon, Jim
Sande, Earl
W.M. Jeffords
Burch, Preston
Harland, Scott
Gentry, Tom
Stone, Bill
Reid, Billy
Monroe, Bill
Hancock, Arthur
Burnett, Joe
Burnett,Jack
Burnett, Ted
Subjects Keeneland Sales
Blue Meadow Farm
Bluegrass Farm
Scapa Flow
Commonwealth
Man 'o War
Suburban Handicap
Europe
England
France
Australia
Melbourne Cup