Melbourne Cup Photos

Public domain photos of the Melbourne Cup from early last century. There are more Horse Racing Photos

Melbourne Cup horse raceEngraving of the finish line at the Melbourne Cup of 1881. Made by "S.B.", published in the Illustrated Australian News in November 1881
Melbourne Cup horse race1889 Melbourne Cup Race finish (state library of Victoria collection)
Melbourne Cup horse race1890 Melbourne Cup Race finish (state library of Victoria collection)
Melbourne Cup horse race1904 Melbourne Cup Race finish


Melbourne Cup horse race1905 Melbourne Cup won by Blue Spec
Melbourne Cup horse race1906 Melbourne Cup
Melbourne Cup horse race1907 Melbourne Cup
Melbourne Cup horse racePhar Lap winning the 1930 Melbourne Cup
Melbourne Cup horse raceRussia winning the 1947 Melbourne Cup
Melbourne Cup horse race 20062006 Melbourne Cup


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