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King of the Speedway and Queen of the Speedway Horseshoes
King of the Speedway and Queen of the Speedway Horseshoes
Resource Typeimage
TitleKing of the Speedway and Queen of the Speedway Horseshoes
Coverage / Year1914 to 1920s
DescriptionThe King of the Speedway and the Queen of the Speedway are both brands of a very light, thin, and smooth racing horseshoe.
InterpretationJust like people, horses need shoes for all sorts of situations. The King of the Speedway and the Queen of the Speedway horseshoes were racing shoes and they much different than what be used for a draft or work shoe. They were very thin making them light and they were also smooth to keep friction from slowing them down.
Lesson Plans / ThemesHow we learn about communities; American communities in history;
Learning Standards16 History; 13 Science, Technology and Society; 18 Social Systems; 15 Economics;
Author or CreatorUnknown
Subject / KeywordsUnited States; Farriers; Horses; Ironwork; Hooves; Blacksmithing; Blacksmiths;
Collection PublisherEarly American Museum
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See http://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statementhttp://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc/conditions.htm
Resource Identifier1998.016.0039p
CONTENTdm file name57839211162002_98.16.39p.jpg
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