National Sporting Library & Museum Riding Aside by the Book March 8 – August 1, 2014

. March 31, 2014

“The Seat,” illustration, lithographed by Messrs. Day & Son from photographs by Herbert WatkinsNSLM Exhibit Riding Aside by the Book March 8 – August 1, 2014
This exhibition in the Forrest E. Mars, Sr. Exhibit Hall of the Library is a portrayal of the art and practice of riding aside in books, paintings, illustrations, photographs and ephemera. Commentary by rare book expert Richard Hooper provides an overview of side saddle literature. NSLM archival material as interpreted by 2011 John H. Daniels Fellow Professor Alison L. Goodrum, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, England, is noted.
Wednesday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Library is free.

More information: http://www.nsl.org

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