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Catalog Number H2008.0147.0009
Object Name Image, Digital
Description Digital image of a black and white photograph depicting Joe Smith and Helen Smith Dexter at Lake Opechee for a horse race. Joe stands wearing dark trousers, medium-toned sweater, tie and hat, and a large fur coat. He holds riding crop and wears sunglasses. Helen wears a leapord skin fur coat and scarf over her head as well as trousers. Two men prep a horse in back. The horse wears a blanket. Snow and ice cover the ground.
Date March 1949
Photographer Dexter, Norman M.
Collection Norman M. Dexter Collection
Earliest Date 1949
Latest Date 1949
Place Lake Opechee, Laconia
History of Ownership original photograph by Norman M. Dexter in 1949. Digitized by his son Dean and donated digital image to LHMS in 2008.
People Dexter, Norman M.
Smith, Joseph
Smith, Helen
Dexter, Helen Smith
Search Terms Lake Opechee
Subjects 1940s
Fur coats
Harness racing
Horse racing
Lakes & ponds
Winter sports