Young contests at the Devon Horse Show, Devon, PA, circa 1900.
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Horses with owners are lined up for juding in front of the Wissahickon Inn

Credit: Courtesy of the Devon Horse Show

First held in 1896, the Devon Horse Show has grown from a local one-day event to promote horsemanship and horse breeding into a ten-day horse and carriage show with international entries. In the early 1900s, Devon was for a while the nation's largest horse show.

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