Image Vault: Crowd outside Sheepshead Bay, 1905

Crowd files into Sheepshead Bay in New York for the running of the Futurity, August 26, 1905 (Illustrated Sporting News)

That year’s edition of the Futurity was won by Ormondale, son of the undefeated English stallion Ormonde. Ormondale was owned by California breeder William O’Brien MacDonough.