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Name Cordero, Angel Jr.

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Jim Bolus Collection - File, Document

Papers collected by Jim Bolus on jockey Angel Cordero Jr. for his book More Kentucky Derby Stories. Angel Cordero Jr. rode in multiple Kentucky Derby during the seventies and the eighties. The file contains an interview and periodical articles.

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Churchill Downs Collection - Program

Official program for the 1974 Kentucky Derby; includes complete information on the days races including entries, post positions, race conditions, etc. It is signed by jockey Angel Cordero, Jr.

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Churchill Downs Collection - File, Document

These are compiled notes regarding the 1985 fall meet. The leading jockeys in 1985 through November 3 read like a Jockey Hall of Fame. The list included seven who won the Kentucky Derby: Chris Antley, Pat Day, Gary Stevens, Jorge Velasquez, Angel Cordero, Jr., Chris McCarron, Laffit Pincay, Jr.

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Kentucky Derby Museum Collection - Newspaper

This is the May 5, 1974 Courier-Journal & Times. It is divided into five (5) sections: a Kentucky Derby Section, Section A (front page), Section C (Sports), Section G (Today's Living) and Section H (Lively Arts). Content covers information from that year's Derby.

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Kentucky Derby Museum Archives - Newspaper

This is a set of various Daily Racing Forms and Courier-Journals from 1979 to 1986.

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Kentucky Derby Museum Collection - Newspaper

This is the May 4, 1985 Courier-Journal. There are four (4) sections: a Derby Section, Section A, Section B and Section C (Sports). Only the front and back page are present for the Derby Section. Content covers information from the 1985 Derby.

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Kentucky Derby Museum Permanent Collection - Program

Official program for the 1974 Kentucky Derby, includes entries, conditions, jockeys, owners, trainers and post positions for the days races

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Churchill Downs Collection - Program

Official program for the 1974 Kentucky Derby, includes entries, conditions, jockeys, owners, trainers and post positions for the days races.

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Churchill Downs Collection - Program

Official program for the 1974 Kentucky Derby, includes entries, conditions, jockeys, owners, trainers and post positions for the days races.

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Kentucky Derby Museum Archives - Program

Official program for the 1974 Kentucky Derby, includes entries, conditions, jockeys, owners, trainers and post positions for the days races.

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Kentucky Derby Museum Archives - Program

Official program for the 1974 Kentucky Derby, includes entries, conditions, jockeys, owners, trainers and post positions for the days races.

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Kentucky Derby Museum Archives - Program

Official program for the 1974 Kentucky Derby, includes entries, conditions, jockeys, owners, trainers and post positions for the days races

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Kentucky Derby Museum Permanent Collection - Program

Official program for the 1976 Kentucky Derby, includes entries, conditions, jockeys, owners, trainers and post positions for the days races

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Churchill Downs Collection - Program

Official program for the 1976 Kentucky Derby, includes entries, conditions, jockeys, owners, trainers and post positions for the days races.

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Churchill Downs Collection - Program

Official program for the 1976 Kentucky Derby, includes entries, conditions, jockeys, owners, trainers and post positions for the days races.

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Churchill Downs Collection - Program

Official program for the 1976 Kentucky Derby, includes entries, conditions, jockeys, owners, trainers and post positions for the days races.

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Kentucky Derby Museum Archives - Program

Official program for the 1976 Kentucky Derby, includes entries, conditions, jockeys, owners, trainers and post positions for the days races

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Kentucky Derby Museum Permanent Collection - Program

Official program for the 1985 Kentucky Derby, includes entries, conditions, jockeys, owners, trainers and post positions for the days races

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Kentucky Derby Museum Collection - Recording

This is the oral history of jockey Ronnie Franklin. During the interview, Ronnie Franklin discussed: His childhood and early life (0:13) Leaving home, becoming a jockey and getting his jockey's license (1:39) Spectacular Bid (4:20) His relationship with trainer Bud Delp (7:14) His relationships and rivalries with Don Pierce and with Angel Cordero Jr. (10:29) The 1979 Kentucky Derby (12:09) The 1979 Preakness Stakes and the pressure he felt for the Belmont Stakes (16:30) The Belmont Stakes, Spectacular Bid's hoof injury and his emotions after losing the race (19:00) His career after Spectacular Bid and his personal struggles with depression and drug use (23:52) How he hopes to ret

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Woody Stephens Collection - Decanter

This is a porcelain, Lionstone decanter of Cannonade, winner of the 100th Kentucky Derby with jockey Angel Cordero, Jr. up. Cannonade is has the rose garland draped across his withers and is wearing a black saddlecloth with a white "1". Cordero is wearing the red and yellow silks of owner John Olin. The item has the following inscriptions: base (long side): "Cannonade/The Winner of the 100th Kentucky Derby;" front: "John M. Olin/Owner;" Back: "W.C. (Woody) Stephens/Trainer;" bottom: Original/Lionstone/Sculptured/Porcelain/ 1976/L.D.L. Limited Edition".