American Dog Derby

1917 to 1922

Photo Collection Of Early Dog Derby in Chronological Order

1917 (RPPC) Boys' Race Chaos
1917 (RPPC) Boys' Race Chaos
Real Photo Post card (RPPC) view to northeast across Main Street between 4th and 5th streets at the Boys Race of the first American Dog Derby in 1917. One reporter described the Boy's Race as 15 dogs in one big dog fight with 15 boys trying to untangle them. RPPC probably taken by S. R. Manning.
Neal C. Wickham