Finding Aid:

Search the Archives

Fonds Level Description

Accession Number: 89-1036

Title

The Hambletonian, Stallion, "Boxer". -- 1889. -- 1 item.

Biography / History

Boxer was bred by Ira Emmerson, of Adams, in Jefferson County in New York State. He was jet black in colour and stood 16 hands high. He obtained a speed of 2.33 and 1/2 in Watertown, New York in 1888. He had been raced twelve times of which he had won six of those races; came in second three times; came in third once; tied second and third place once and came in unplaced once. Boxer was sired by Jefferson Prince. His proprieter in 1889 was James Baptie of Springville, Ontario.

Custodial History

Unknown

Scope and Content

This item is a broadside advertising stud services of the Hambletonian Stallion "Boxer" from Springville. On the front part of the page is a description of the stallion and the dates of what towns he will be going to and when. On the back of the page is a tabulated pedigree chart.

Notes

Item is encapsulated in mylar.

This item was donated from an unknown source.

Restrictions: N

For related records see: 89-1038.

Archival Finding Aids

Creating the Library of the Future - Details about our exciting transformation