American Quarter Horse Historical MarkerThe first American Quarter Horse Association-approved show was held here on July 2-4, 1940, in conjunction with the Texas Cowboy Reunion. AQHA had just been organized and incorporated in March of the same year in Fort Worth. DEL RIO JOE, a 1936 grandson of HARMON BAKER by PETER McCUE won the Stallions Foaled Prior to May 1, 1938 class and was named Grand Champion of the show. DEL RIO JOE was owned by Bob Denhardt and shown by Tinker Allbright.
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|Placed By||American Quarter Horse Association|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, February 7th, 2016 at 1:01pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14S E 423702 N 3645281|
|Decimal Degrees||32.94316667, -99.81621667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 56.59', W 99° 48.973'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 56' 35.4" N, 99° 48' 58.38" W|
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|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1001-1291 FM 2834, Stamford TX 79553, US|
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