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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."

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Portraits, related to Joe Oldfield, Matthew Goodger, Hawke's Bay Region, Hastings, Horse racing, Horse trainers and Jockeys.

Part of:
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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Inscriptions: Inscribed - See Scope and Contents

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