A major part of
racing history came alive at the National Museum of Racing Oct. 22 when
the legendary John Nerud visited the museum to see the collection of
trophies and paintings he recently donated.
Nerud, who will turn
98 in February, is the oldest living member of the Hall of Fame. He was
seeing his collection for the first time.
included many of Nerud’s trophies, as well as paintings of Nerud and
his greatest horse, Dr. Fager, who like his trainer is in the Hall of