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Collection Bill Shoemaker Collection
Object Name Trophy
Catalog Number 2008.004.0066
Title Thoroughbred Racing Association Award, 1970
Description This item was presented to Shoemaker in recognition of his becoming the all-time winningest jockey in 1970. It is a sterling silver box with the Thoroughbred Racing Association logo on the top center. It includes the inscription "To/ Bill Shoemaker/In Recognition Of Courage, Sportmanship, And A Winning Record/Which May Prove The Exception To The Rule/That 'Records Are Made To Be Broken'/Thoroughbred Racing Association/ December 3, 1970". There is wooden lining on inside.
People Shoemaker, Bill
Subjects Thoroughbred Racing Association