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Collection Jim Bolus Collection
Object Name Audiocassette
Catalog Number 1985.155.0041
Title Clem Brooks-Spendthrift, 6/7/1976-Ed (Snow)Fields-Claiborne
Description This tape was created by Jim Bolus.
Ed Fields was a groom for Claiborne Farm. He worked with Bold Ruler, Secretariat and Riva Ridge. He talks about the horses and people he worked with during his 40+ year career at the Farm.

Clem Brooks was a groom at Spendthrift Farm for 35 years. He discusses stud fees, racing in France and England and some of the horses he worked with including Gallant Man, Sham and Secretariat. He also discusses his early career galloping horses around 1919 with John Lowe. Some of the horses he worked with were Last Hope, Raise A Native and Majestic Prince.
Number of Items 1 Tape-60 minutes in length
People Fields, Ed
Hancock, Seth
Tweedy, Penny
Brooks, Clem
Guggenheim, Eric
Combs, Leslie
Lowe, Ralph
Lowe, John
Shoemaker, William
McMahon, Frank
Subjects Bold Ruler
Claiborne Farm
Riva Ridge
Round Table
Horse Cemetaries
Stallion Syndications
Gallant Man
Last Hope
Majestic Prince
Foolish Pleasure