Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Dr. Jeanette Sams

Dr. Jeanette Sams, track veterinarian, performing a saliva test on a horse in 1952. She graduated from Cornell and served as track veterinarian at Fairgrounds Speedway in Louisville for four years.  Dr. Sams was the first woman to be a track veterinarian at the Lexington Trots.

-John C. Wyatt Lexington Herald-Leader photographs

2013 Women's History Month exhibit by Deirdre Scaggs

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