41 relations: Aiken Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame and Museum, Aiken Winter Colony, Aiken, South Carolina, Aintree Racecourse, Alfred Corning Clark, Alfred Munnings, American Champion Sprint Horse, Belmont Stakes, Breeches, Cooperstown, New York, Edward Cabot Clark, Edward Severin Clark, Equestrianism, Estate (land), Foshalee Plantation, Fox hunting, Gelding, George Stubbs, Grand National, Ireland, Leon County, Florida, Manhattan, Marylebone, Melton Mowbray, Nassau County, New York, NBC, Pete Bostwick, Polo, Quail hunting, Robert Sterling Clark, Show jumping, Singer Corporation, Stable, State University of New York at Old Westbury, Steeplechase (horse racing), Stephen Carlton Clark, Tallahassee, Florida, The Dakota, The New York Times, Vosburgh Stakes, 1933 Grand National.
The Aiken Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame and Museum was established in 1977 as a tribute to the famous flat racing and steeplechase Thoroughbred horses that trained in Aiken, South Carolina.
In the late 19th century, Aiken, South Carolina gained fame as a wintering spot for wealthy people from the Northeast.
Aiken is the largest city and county seat of Aiken County, in the western portion of the state of South Carolina, United States.
Aintree Racecourse is a racecourse in Aintree, Liverpool, England.
Alfred Corning Clark I (November 14, 1844 – April 8, 1896) was an American philanthropist.
Sir Alfred James Munnings, (8 October 1878 – 17 July 1959) was known as one of England's finest painters of horses, and as an outspoken critic of Modernism.
The American Champion Sprint Horse award is an American Thoroughbred horse racing honor.
The Belmont Stakes is an American Grade I stakes Thoroughbred horse race held every June at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York.
Breeches are an article of clothing covering the body from the waist down, with separate coverings for each leg, usually stopping just below the knee, though in some cases reaching to the ankles.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Cooperstown is a village in and county seat of Otsego County, New York, United States.
Edward Cabot Clark (December 19, 1811 – October 14, 1882) was an American lawyer, businessman and investor.
Edward Severin Clark (July 6, 1870 – September 19, 1933), was an American businessman, and the owner of the New York City apartment building The Dakota.
Equestrianism (from Latin equester, equestr-, equus, horseman, horse), more often known as riding, horse riding (British English) or horseback riding (American English), refers to the skill of riding, driving, steeplechasing or vaulting with horses.
Historically, an estate comprises the houses, outbuildings, supporting farmland, and woods that surround the gardens and grounds of a very large property, such as a country house or mansion.
Foshalee Plantation was a large quail hunting plantation located in northern Leon County, Florida, United States.
Fox hunting is an activity involving the tracking, chase and, if caught, the killing of a fox, traditionally a red fox, by trained foxhounds or other scent hounds, and a group of unarmed followers led by a "master of foxhounds" ("master of hounds"), who follow the hounds on foot or on horseback.
A gelding is a castrated horse or other equine, such as a donkey or a mule.
George Stubbs (25 August 1724 – 10 July 1806) was an English painter, best known for his paintings of horses.
The Grand National is a National Hunt horse race held annually at Aintree Racecourse in Liverpool, England.
Ireland (Éire; Ulster-Scots: Airlann) is an island in the North Atlantic.
Leon County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida.
Manhattan is the most densely populated borough of New York City, its economic and administrative center, and its historical birthplace.
Marylebone (or, both appropriate for the Parish Church of St. Marylebone,,, or) is an affluent inner-city area of central London, England, located within the City of Westminster and part of the West End.
Melton Mowbray is a town in Leicestershire, England, northeast of Leicester, and southeast of Nottingham.
Nassau County or is a suburban county comprising much of western Long Island in the U.S. state of New York.
The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
George Herbert "Pete" Bostwick (August 14, 1909 – January 13, 1982) was an American court tennis player, a steeplechase jockey and horse trainer, and an eight-goal polo player.
Polo is a team sport played on horseback.
Quail hunting is a hunting sport.
Robert Sterling Clark (June 25, 1877 – December 29, 1956), an heir to the Singer Sewing Machine fortune, was an American art collector, horse breeder, and philanthropist.
Show jumping, also known as "stadium jumping", "open jumping", or simply "jumping", is a part of a group of English riding equestrian events that also includes dressage, eventing, hunters, and equitation.
Singer Corporation is an American manufacturer of sewing machines, first established as I. M. Singer & Co. in 1851 by Isaac Merritt Singer with New York lawyer Edward Clark.
A stable is a building in which livestock, especially horses, are kept.
The State University of New York College at Old Westbury is a public college that is part of the State University of New York system.
A steeplechase is a distance horse race in which competitors are required to jump diverse fence and ditch obstacles.
Stephen Carlton Clark (August 29, 1882 – September 17, 1960) was an American art collector, businessman, newspaper publisher and philanthropist.
Tallahassee is the capital of the U.S. state of Florida.
The Dakota, also known as Dakota Apartments, is a cooperative apartment building located on the northwest corner of 72nd Street and Central Park West in the Upper West Side of Manhattan in New York City, United States.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The Vosburgh Stakes is an American thoroughbred horse race held annually at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York.
The 1933 Grand National was the 92nd renewal of the world-famous Grand National horse race that took place at Aintree Racecourse near Liverpool, England, on 24 March 1933.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.