Carl von Lang-Puchhof thoroughbred racehorse portrait album
Scope and Contents Note
The von Lang-Puchhof album (1891-1911; 0.25 cubic feet) consists of 165 racehorse photographs from a golden age of European racing before breeding was disrupted by the Great War. Most of the photographs are of mares, often with foals, in each case fully named with the identity of the sire provided. Two additional photographs are mounted on boards and laid in. The album was apparently compiled by or for owner and breeder, Carl von Lang-Puchhof.
- Creation: 1891-1911
Language of Materials
Materials are in German.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research use.
Carl von Lang-Puchhof was a German horse-breeder in the late-19th/early-20th century.
Source: Materials within collection.
0.25 Cubic Feet (1 album)
Accession 2018-0049 Purchased 2 May 2016; Marion duPont Scott Fund, 2015/2016.
- Carl von Lang-Puchhof thoroughbred racehorse portrait album
- Tanner Greene
- 12 March 2019
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