Matthew Goodger and Joe Oldfield, ca Apr 1935
Reference Number: PAColl-6388-69
Matthew Goodger (left) and Joe Oldfield, at a Hastings race meeting in 1935. Photographer unidentified. Inscription on back of image reads: "Mr Matthew Goodger of Hastings, oldest jockey and trainer in NZ, aged 87. Raced in 1864, the first 2 year old in NZ, Bobby Burns, by Golden Grape and Annie Laurie, owner was [?] Webb of Riccarton. He got smashed in the quake, broke thigh, dislocated hip, 2 ruptures. He trained and rode Liberator in 1903. Joe Oldfield, Greenmead[ows?] , aged 62, riding since the age of 10, has been associated with Mr Goodger for the past 40 years."
New Zealand Free Lance original photographic prints, from the file print collection, Box 5, Reference Number PAColl-6388 (92 digitised items)
New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00079 (849 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 9.9 x 15.8 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph
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