Start of the 35th running of the Blue Grass Stakes, April 23, 1959 at Keeneland in Lexington. Tomy Lee won the $32,550 race by a half a length. In the picture, the bay colt, who went off as the favorite, is the fourth horse from the rail. Nine days later, Bill Shoemaker and his English-bred mount won the Kentucky Derby, becoming only the second non-American bred horse to ever win the Run for the Roses. He did not run in the remaining two Triple Crown races because his trainer said he didn't…

Start of the 35th running of the Blue Grass Stakes, April 23, 1959 at Keeneland in Lexington. Tomy Lee won the $32,550 race by a half a length. In the picture, the bay colt, who went off as the favorite, is the fourth horse from the rail. Nine days later, Bill Shoemaker and his English-bred mount won the Kentucky Derby, becoming only the second non-American bred horse to ever win the Run for the Roses. He did not run in the remaining two Triple Crown races because his trainer said he didn't…

Frankfort, KY: Kentucky's capital. Frequently voted the most scenic state capital in the U.S.

Frankfort, KY: Kentucky's capital. Frequently voted the most scenic state capital in the U.S.

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♥♥♥'thunder over louisville', largest fireworks display in the U.S., kicks off the Kentucky Derby festival

♥♥♥'thunder over louisville', largest fireworks display in the U.S., kicks off the Kentucky Derby festival

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old kentucky home, music - Yahoo Search Results

old kentucky home, music - Yahoo Search Results

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my old kentucky home lyrics, which is traditionally sung before the running of the derby by everyone in the stands.    could be used in decorations, or even printed and placed at each   placesetting along with menu

my old kentucky home lyrics, which is traditionally sung before the running of the derby by everyone in the stands. could be used in decorations, or even printed and placed at each placesetting along with menu

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Lexington National Cemetery - Lexington, Kentucky

Lexington National Cemetery - Lexington, Kentucky

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University of Kentucky (UK) basketball team arrived at Blue Grass Field March 2, 1954, after completing the regular season without a defeat.  The traveling party for the two-game trip to Auburn and Alabama included (not in order) Assistant Coach Harry Lancaster, Bill Bibb, Linville Puckett, Cliff Hagan, and Frank Ramsey, Peggy York (center, hostess for Capital Airlines), Gayle Rose, Coach Adolph Rupp, Bill Evans, Student Manager Mike Dolan, Willie Rouse, and Dan Chandler, Harold Hurst, Phil…

University of Kentucky (UK) basketball team arrived at Blue Grass Field March 2, 1954, after completing the regular season without a defeat. The traveling party for the two-game trip to Auburn and Alabama included (not in order) Assistant Coach Harry Lancaster, Bill Bibb, Linville Puckett, Cliff Hagan, and Frank Ramsey, Peggy York (center, hostess for Capital Airlines), Gayle Rose, Coach Adolph Rupp, Bill Evans, Student Manager Mike Dolan, Willie Rouse, and Dan Chandler, Harold Hurst, Phil…

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Black and White Picture of Courthouse. Find it: http://www.lexingtonhistorymuseum.org/#

Black and White Picture of Courthouse. Find it: http://www.lexingtonhistorymuseum.org/#

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Old Kentucky Home....the best song ever written.  MUST. GET. FOR. MANTEL.

Old Kentucky Home....the best song ever written. MUST. GET. FOR. MANTEL.

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Vanishing Eastern Kentucky: Paintsville First National Bank, 1905, Paintsville...

Vanishing Eastern Kentucky: Paintsville First National Bank, 1905, Paintsville...

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