1948 Ketucky Derby Citation
This photograph shows Triple Crown winner Citation with Hall of Fame rider Eddie Arcaro aboard, winning the 1948 Kentucky Derby at historic Churchill Downs. The "Run For The Roses" is considered America's premier horse race, always drawing crowds in excess of 100,000. This horse race has earned the nickname of being the "Fastest Two Minutes In Sports".
Gallery of Champions copyright watermark does not appear on the actual photos.