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Woolford Ranch, Burial Place of Derby Winner, Vanishing. ..
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TitleWoolford Ranch, Burial Place of Derby Winner, Vanishing. ..
AbstractFile containing an article with photos, illustrations, and description of Herbert Woolf (1884-1960), president of the Woolf Brothers Company of clothing stores in Kansas City, and owner since 1925 "of the Woolford farm, renowned in the 1930's and 1940's as one of the top racing stables in the U. S. and farmed as the breeding ground of Johnson County's own Kentucky Derby winner," Lawrin (raced by Eddie Arcaro and dying in 1955, the same year of the ranch's sale to the J. C. Nichols Company). Ranch land surrounding 81st and Mission Roads later developed by into the Corinth subdivisions.
DateJune/3/1977
SourceSun Newspapers (Johnson County Sun)
LocationVertical File: Woolf, Herbert M.
Page18-20
Local SubjectWoolf, Herbert M.
Clothing Stores
Horse Racing
Horses
IllustrationsNo
Item TypeNewspaper Article
Access This ItemThis document is not available online. You may come to the Missouri Valley Room to view it or request a photocopy from the Library's Document Delivery service. http://www.kclibrary.org/copy-requests
Item ID122746
CONTENTdm number27099
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