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Advertisement for George Wheeler, livery stable and stage line operator, May 30, 1885.jpg
Advertisement for George Wheeler, a livery stable and stage line operator, located in Northport, N.Y. Wheeler provided coaches for parties, funerals, and weddings. He also boarded horses by the day or month.

Hempstead Photographs 1-2.jpg
American soldier in World War I uniform, standing with horse at the northeast corner of Franklin Street and Fulton Avenue. Possibly a member of a military funeral procession.

Elmont, EU010.jpg
View of a Secretariat, with blanket of white carnations over his withers and jockey Ron Turcotte up, surrounded by crowd in the winner’s circle after winning the Triple Crown at the Belmont Park Racetrack. Printed text on verso describes image on…

Elmont, EU006.jpg
View of riders, grooms, and horses in the paddock at Belmont Park Racetrack. Several men are nearby, looking on. (B&W)

Elmont, EU008.jpg
Illustration of horses (with blankets on) and grooms outside stables at Belmont Park Racetrack. (B&W)

Elmont, EU007.jpg
A red-coated outrider leads parade of field (riders on horses that are being led by grooms) through paddock. A policeman is walking ahead of the outrider; two men are looking on. Caption on verso describes image on front of card. Also on the verso is…

Hempstead, HH105.jpg
“Greetings from” postcard with image of a farmer plowing a field with a walking plow pulled by two horses. Message and addresses information, both handwritten, on verso. (Color)

Joseph Birdsall promise to pay note from Isaac Conklin for the purchase of a horse, 1771.jpg
Promise to pay note for seven pounds and ten shillings from Isaac Conklin to Joseph Birdsall for the purchase of a horse. Note: Birdsall owned a general store in Jerusalem (present-day Wantagh), N.Y. He was also a surveyor, a partner in a grist mill,…

Hempstead Photographs 1-44.jpg
Facsimile of a c.1890s photograph of Long Island Express drivers standing alongside their wagons at the Hempstead Long Island Railroad station on Fulton Avenue. The company handled local baggage and express deliveries.
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