Photostory #254L: Maritimers, Horses and Ice

Bob Brooks
National Film Board of Canada
Release Date
March 22, 1960
CMCP fonds
Credit Line
Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography fonds, National Gallery of Canada Library and Archives
Main Text
The horses taking part in the winter competitions also race in the summer circuit. For ice racing they are fitted with sharpened shoes, but regular sulkies are used. Photo shows trailers from all parts of the Maritimes in which horses are transported to make their respective bids for "Winner's blanket".