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In Paterson, New Jersey, the annual racing meeting continues with the running of the famous steeplechase.

Steeplechase, Paterson Races, New Jersey, June 5, 1867, artist's impression.

The popular horse racing meeting held each year in Paterson, New Jersey continued for a second day with the featured race the well-known steeplechase, run over three miles and twenty-seven obstacles.  After starting slowly, the horse Citadel ran out an easy winner with the other finishers far behind. (By John Osborne)

Source Citation: 

"The Paterson Races," Frank Leslie's Illustrated Magazine, June 22, 1867, p.221.