Mexicans celebrate the spring festival in Santa Anita, Mexico. Men, women and children dressed in costumes dance through the streets of the ancient city. Women on horseback during the flower festival. A young girl dances to hail the arrival of spring.
A film titled 'Santa Anita Handicap' shows people buying tickets to witness annually held horse race, Santa Anita Handicap in Arcadia in California. A large number of spectators gather to witness the race. Bay View, a horse, wins the race.
Horse race at Santa Anita, California. Jockey Johnny Longden rides at a horse race at Santa Anita. Johnny on horse, in the winner's circle, after winning his 5,000th race. Spectators cheer. Johnny's wife Hazel kisses him.
Santa Anita Derby in California, United States. Santa Anita Derby begins. Spectators cheer their horses. Racehorse Silver Spoon with jockey Ray York wins the race. Racehorse Royal Orbit comes in second place.
The 1949 Hollywood Gold Cup was held at Santa Anita racetrack in Arcadia, California. (The entire Hollywood Park season was moved to Santa Anita, following a devastating fire on the night of May 5, 1949 that destroyed Hollywood Park's grandstand.) The spectators seated in the stands. The horses on tracks . The owner of the horse, Solidarity. The race starts. The spectators watch the race and cheer. The horses run on the track. The spectators watch as Solidarity wins the race.
A film includes panoramic views of the Western United States and accounts of trade caravans moving towards Santa Fe, New Mexico from Missouri in 1821. Panoramic views of mountainous terrain, rivers, trees and rocky hills of the Western United States and the Santa Fe Trail. Exteriors of Pueblo houses in Santa Fe. Chili peppers drying on a wall. Several adobe-brick houses. Interiors of an adobe house showing furnishes, silver coins, ironware and blankets of early times. An adobe church in Santa Fe. Interiors of the church showing the oldest reredos.