Interview with MacKenzie Miller, July 28, 2006

Project: Horse Industry in Kentucky Oral History Project

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Interview Summary

Mackenzie Miller, a Hall of Fame Thoroughbred trainer, was born in Versailles, Kentucky in 1921. In this interview, Miller shares stories and experiences related to his more than fifty years in the Thoroughbred industry, including his work as a private trainer for Charles Engelhard and Paul Mellon. Miller reflects on his family, early years building a public stable, his favorite horses, racetrack experiences, and winning the 1993 Kentucky Derby with Sea Hero.

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2006oh134_hik001

Interviewee Name

MacKenzie Miller

Interviewer Name

Kim Lady Smith

Interview Date

2006-07-28

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Miller, MacKenzie Interview by Kim Lady Smith. 28 Jul. 2006. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Miller, M. (2006, July 28). Interview by K. L. Smith. Horse Industry in Kentucky Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Miller, MacKenzie, interview by Kim Lady Smith. July 28, 2006, Horse Industry in Kentucky Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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