Horse racing - Betting

Handicapping (Horse race betting), Horse race betting, Horseplaying (Horse race betting), Off-track betting, Playing the horses, Thoroughbred handicapping
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Men queuing to place bets on horses, at Trentham Racecourse
Date: 1912 From: Smith, Sydney Charles, 1888-1972: Photographs of New Zealand Ref: 1/2-045487-G Description: Men queuing to place bets on horses, at the Trentham Racecouse, circa 1912. Photograph taken by Sydney Charles Smith. On course betting opened in 1912. (Inf...
Date: 1980 - 1983 From: [Ephemera of octavo size relating to horse racing in New Zealand] Ref: Eph-A-HORSE-RACING-1980/1983 Description: Includes: 1981: Raceweek. Your local with the compliments of Clyde Quay Tavern, Garry Ward (leasee). Vol 8 no. 3, for Saturday August 22, 1981. Garry's tip [...
Date: 1955 From: Mayne, William Thomas, 1910-1988 :490 original cartoons published in the Christchurch Star Sun and the Christchurch Star Sun Sports between 1954 and 1962. Ref: A-386-062 Description: Shows a family in their kitchen. The mother is cooking with an annoyed expression on her face, and the father is reading the results of the 'N.Z. Trotting Cu...
MacKay, Colin, fl 1880s :Dunedin races. Feb. 1881. Supplement to the "Illustrated New Zealand herald", March 1881.
Date: 1881 By: MacKay, Colin, active 1880s; Illustrated New Zealand Herald (Newspaper); Mills, Dick & Company Ref: C-068-011 Description: Shows a central oval inset of "Sir Modred", winner of the Dunedin Cup in 1881. Other illustrations around the border show: a bookmaker being caught out by Mr...
Photographs relating to Kumara Racing Club
Date: 1999-2003 From: Farrell, Damer, 1943- :Photographs of the West Coast Ref: PADL-000330 Description: Photographs relating to horse racing at the Kumara Racing Club from 1999 to 2003. Arrangement: These files were originally delivered to the library within a...
Photographs relating to 2004 Kumara Racing Club
Date: 2004 From: Farrell, Damer, 1943- :Photographs of the West Coast Ref: PADL-000331 Description: Photographs relating to horse racing at the Kumara Racing Club in 2004. Arrangement: These files were originally delivered to the library within a folder ca...
Date: 1950 - 1959 From: [Ephemera of octavo size relating to horse racing in New Zealand] Ref: Eph-A-HORSE-RACING-1950s Description: Includes: 1950: Wellington Racing Club. Summer meeting, first day, 21 January 1950. Official card 1951: Inter-Dominion championship pacing & trotting carniva...
Totalisator during race meeting Tura, Egypt - Photograph taken by W Timmins
Date: 10 Mar 1943 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Timmins, W, active 1943 Ref: DA-06772-F Description: A view of the totalisator during the course of a race meeting organised by a party of New Zealand Engineers stationed at Tura in Egypt, during World War II. ...
Date: 1995 - 1999 From: [Ephemera of octavo size relating to horse racing in New Zealand] Ref: Eph-A-HORSE-RACING-1995/1999 Description: Includes: 1996: New Zealand Harness Racing carnivals. Win big. 1996-97 season. Programme booklet 1997: Wellington Racing Club Inc. Foster's Wellington Cup Ca...
Date: 1918 From: McFarlane, Francis Ledingham, 1888-1948 :[Sketches from war service in India and the Middle East, 1919-1918] / F L McFarlane Ref: E-290-q-008 Description: Shows a full length profile sketch of a soldier in military uniform with the peaked cap, seen from the left. The head is drawn large and in greater detail th...
Date: 1950-1979 From: [Ephemera of quarto size relating to horse racing in New Zealand] Ref: Eph-B-HORSE-RACING-1950/1979 Description: Includes: 1952: "Tattersall's" No. 1 (One pound) 1952 Melbourne Cup consultation. Drawing of the horses. Official result 1958: The Manawatu Hunt (Inc). Point...
Group by a betting blackboard, Wanganui racecourse
Date: [ca 1910] From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) Ref: 1/1-016693-G Description: At the Wanganui racecourse, circa 1910. Photograph taken by either F J Denton or Mark Lampe. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Gl...
Date: 1894 From: [Ephemera of octavo size relating to horse racing in New Zealand] By: McCarron, Stewart and Company (Brisbane) Ref: Eph-A-HORSE-RACING-1894-01 Description: Flyer application form for betting on the results of the Melbourne Cup. Applications were 5 shillings each and were to be sent to George Adams, "The Telegrap...
By: Lindsay, Lionel Arthur (Sir), 1874-1961; Turnbull, Alexander Horsburgh, 1868-1918 Ref: A-091-002 Description: Shows a ship sailing for New Zealand, watched by a race-goer or bookie, pulling his empty pockets out of his trousers. The ship contains an Australian booki...
Date: 1955 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] Ref: B-137-187 Description: The scene is the aftermath of a horse race and a number of unhappy punters comment on their disappointment and seek to lay blame or try to explain away their...
Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991:A poll on whether the TAB is a good thing. [1950]
Date: 1950 By: Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991 Ref: B-184-026 Description: The cartoon begins with a man saying to a group of passers by 'The Cartoon Dept. is conducting a quick Gallop on the question - is the TAB a good thing?' Th...
Date: 1955 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 :[Cartoons from the Free Lance Collection 1954 to 1960] Ref: C-076-025 Description: Three scenes depicting horse betting. The final scene shows a woman rushing to the dress shop to buy new outfits for each of the race-days. Publication - Pu...
Date: 1965 From: [Ephemera of octavo size relating to horse racing in New Zealand] By: New Zealand. Totalisator Agency Board Ref: Eph-A-HORSE-RACING-1965-01 Description: Includes a description and floor plans of the building, photographs of members of the Board, of the building's construction and some interior rooms. Also in...
Date: 1954 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 :[Cartoons from the Free Lance Collection 1954 to 1960] Ref: C-076-008 Description: Shows four scenes depicting use of parrots to pick winners at the racecourse. In the first a man with a parrot on his shoulder and a bandage round his head i...
Date: 1955 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 :[Cartoons from the Free Lance Collection 1954 to 1960] Ref: C-076-030 Description: Four scenes showing punters trying to decide how to pick a winner Publication - Published on 20 Apr 1955, page 4 Quantity: 1 original cartoon(s). Physical...