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3.1: Horse Files , 1939-1978, undated

This subseries documents the lifelong interest and involvement of Sheets with horses. Sheets actively raced and breed race horses for much of his life. Material within this subseries includes calendars for breeding and racing events, correspondence with professional horse organizations and breeders, invoices, charts, racing programs, tax records, and miscellaneous related background information.
Files within this subseries have been predominantly arranged by document type. Within the Correspondence and Horse sections, folders have been further arranged alphabetically by name of correspondent or horse, respectively. Documents within folders headings have been arranged chronologically.
Horse files are on reels 5680-5681.
Description Container Select
Calendars, 1976-1978
5
1
Correspondence
American Saddle Breeders Association, 1939-1949
5
2
California Horse Racing Board, 1956-1963
5
3
Camino Terminado Farm, 1959-1961
5
4
Circle T Ranch, 1960-1961
5
5
Miscellaneous, 1947-1963, undated
5
6
Jockey Club, 1958-1966, 1976
5
7
McMicken, Kenneth B., 1947
5
8
Rhoman Stables, 1960-1961
5
9
Southwestern Walking Horse Breeders' Association, 1957
5
10
Thomas Thoroughbred Farms, 1959-1961
5
11
Upland Feed & Fuel Company, 1960-1962
5
12
Fees
Boarding and breeding fees, 1947-1969, undated
5
13
Jockey and trainer fees, 1954-1965
5
14
Shoeing fees, 1960-1961
5
15
Veterinary fees, 1959-1977
5
16-17
Hauling, 1958-1961
5
18
Horses
"Anngeline Todd,", 1958-1961
5
19
"Bug Bomb,", 1960-1965
5
20
"Hemet Princess,", 1957-1965, undated
5
21
"Moolah Lady,", 1962-1964
5
22
"Neapolitano Presciana IV,", 1960-1963
5
23
"Rebel Defense,", 1957-1965, undated
5
24
"Red Step" and "Steponaway,", 1939, 1953-1960, undated
5
25
"Roxy,", 1966-1968, undated
5
26
"Secret Sunlight,", 1958-1960
5
27
"Skipper Roan,", 1960-1962
5
28
"Sturdy Defense,", 1947-1956
5
29
"Supreme Host,", 1963-1967, undated
5
30
Income and tax information, 1956-1966, undated
5
31
Miscellany, 1940-1967
5
32
Pedigree charts, 1944-1970, undated
5
33
Racing programs, 1957-1967
5
34
Scorpion II Syndicate, 1958-1963
5
35

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