Jan 26 2014

Images of the 1906 Vanderbilt Cup Race Winner: Louis Wagner

Below are several of my favorite Louis Wagner images and a film clip from the 1906 race.



Howard Kroplick

At the Start/Finish line.

At the Hairpin Turn on Old Westbury.

On Old Westbury Road in Roslyn.

At Krug's Corner in Mineola.

Louis Wagner taken the first-ever checkered flag to win the 1906 Vanderbilt Cup Race.

Louis Wagner in 1956 at the age of  74 years.

Louis Wagner can be seen at the 2:00 mark.


Dec 17 2015 Alain 11:18 AM

En faisant des recherches sur mon grand oncle Louis Wagner (le frère de ma grand mère paternel), je suis arrivé sur votre site et j’ai trouvé beaucoup de documents que je connaissais pas, en particulier la coupe Vanderbilt.
Encore merci

In researching my great uncle Louis Wagner (brother of my paternal grand mother) , I came to your website and I found a lot of documents that I did not know, especially the Vanderbilt Cup.
Thanks again
From Howard Kroplick

Merci beaucoup!

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