Isaac Murphy of Lexington was a celebrated black jockey who won the Kentucky Derby three times in the 1890s. Later, black horsemen were forced out of racing.
Isaac Murphy of Lexington was a celebrated black jockey who won the Kentucky Derby three times in the 1890s. Later, black horsemen were forced out of racing. Keeneland Library
Isaac Murphy of Lexington was a celebrated black jockey who won the Kentucky Derby three times in the 1890s. Later, black horsemen were forced out of racing. Keeneland Library

New Derby Eve party in Lexington to honor legacy of black horsemen

April 26, 2017 10:43 AM

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