Wallace, John Hankins

Wallace, John Hankins

(1822–1903) horseman, publisher; born in Allegheny County, Pa. He compiled the standard book on pedigree trotting horses, American Trotting Register (1871), and wrote a major history on standardbreds, The Horse in America (1897).
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.