American Dog Derby

1917 to 1922

Photo Collection Of Early Dog Derby in Chronological Order

1921 (Photo) Newsreel Camera At American Dog Derby
1921 (Photo) Newsreel Camera At American Dog Derby
Personal photo with view to northeast taken on Main Street between 5th and 6th streets of newsreel camera and reporters in horse drawn sleigh at American Dog Derby. This photo was taken and preserved by Lida Phillips of Ashton and is one in a group of six photos that can all be dated to 1921 by being compared to other dated photos. This photo documents that the national press and newsreel cameras had began coming to the American Dog Derby by 1921.
Neal C. Wickham