Currier & Ives Racing Art Collection at International Museum of the Horse
WHO: The International Museum of the Horse ? A Smithsonian Affiliate
WHAT: ?The Story of Harness Racing by Currier and Ives and the Kentucky Connection? historic art exhibition
WHEN: June 15-Oct 21, 2007
WHERE: Kentucky Horse Park, Lexington, KY
WHY: Produced by the Harness Racing Museum and Hall of Fame, this exhibition highlights the early history of the sport of harness racing through a rare series of Currier and Ives prints. In addition, a careful selection of important artifacts will help complete the story of the sport from its mid-19th century heyday up to today.