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Elgie Platt Rublee scrapbook, 1959-1961.
Rublee, Elgie Platt.
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Vermont Historical Society Library  MSA 214  Manuscript  Vault-Manuscript 


Personal Author : Rublee, Elgie Platt.
Title : Elgie Platt Rublee scrapbook, 1959-1961.
Physical Description : .25 linear ft.
Summary :

A scrapbook assembled by Elgie Platt Rublee containing newspaper clippings on para-mutual betting and the debate over establishing a race track in Pownel, Vermont. It also includes articles on these subjects in other locations, including New Jersey, Rhode Island, New Hampshire and Massachusetts.

Biographical or historical data :

Elgie Platt Rublee was the second wife of Glenn Wheeler Rublee. Glenn Rublee was a national trotting horse official in the United States and Canada. His experiences with horse racing and para-mutual betting led him to propose building a racetrack in Pownal, Vermont. He was a racetrack official at the Green Mountain Park in Pownal from its opening until his retirement in 1971.

Personal Subject : Rublee, Glenn Wheeler, 1893-1977.
Subject Term : Harness racing Vermont.
Horse racing Betting.
Gambling.
Geographic Term : Pownal (Vt.) Archival resources.
Genre/Form : Scrapbooks.
Clippings.