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Collection Kentucky Derby Museum Permanent Collection
Object Name Ticket
Catalog Number 2008.016.0006
Title Ten Broeck/Mollie McCarthy Match Race Ticket, 1878
Description This is an admission ticket to the Louisville Jockey Club for July 4, 1878 the date of the famous Ten Broeck/Mollie McCarthy match race. The ticket has a horse motif in the lower left hand corner. The text on the ticket reads "No. 18061/Louisville Jockey Club/Entrance Ticket/Present this at the gate/M. Lewis Clark Jr./President". The back of the ticket reads "This ticket entitles the holder to all/Club-House and Grand-Stand/Privileges/on July fourth 1878./Price Two Dollars".
People Price, Charles
Clark, Meriwether Lewis Jr.
Subjects Louisville Jockey Club
Ten Broeck
Mollie McCarthy