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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of America's most famous horse race.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material. - Location and dates unknown / unclear.

    Full title reads: "The 1944 Kentucky Derby!" News of the Day item.

    Louisville, Kentucky, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of America's most famous horse race. Includes shots of Chinese Nationalist soldiers and American women forces there to see race.

    Various shots of race and winner in enclosure.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1897.12
    Media URN:
    61148
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:49:00 / 01:28:28:00
    Canister:
    UN 909 H

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The race was run on 6 May 1944.

    The location is Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky.

    "winner in enclosure" - the winner is "Pensive", ridden by Conn McCreary.

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