Archive Articles


Editors' Picks: Features 2020

Morgan People: June Brocket Wright—One Mare, One Woman, One Giant Legacy
By Stephen Kinney & Patti Brooks • November/December 2020

History Lesson: Clark Ringling—Alone, Save for His Morgan Horses
By Brenda L. Tippin • November/December 2020

Photo Essay: Dodo Knight—The Persona Behind the Pictures
By Stephen Kinney • September 2020

Morgan People: Gap Pucci—The Only Sicilian Cowboy West of the Mississippi
By Julia Arnold • August 2020

New England, The Homeland: Conference Call, the Baker Boys
By Stephen Kinney • August 2020

Breeder Profile: Shaker Hill Farm—Legend & Legacy
By Stephen Kinney & Holly Butterman • June/July 2020

Ranching: Taming the West on the Backs of Morgans
By Laura Hornick Behning • March 2020

Figure's First Journey
By Denny Emerson • January/February 2020

Editors' Picks: Features 2019

Dressage: The Ascendants Continue
By Karin Weight • October 2019

Carriage Driving: Opportunities to Drive Outside the Show Ring
By Jeff Morse • September 2019

New England, The Homeland: Breeder Profile: Newmont Morgans
By Stephen Kinney • August 2019

New England, The Homeland: The Neverending Influence of Legacy Breeder Frances Bryant
By Brenda L. Tippin • August 2019

Roundtable: Morgans in Rodeo
By Kim Oplotnik • June/July 2019

Morgan People: Chris MacLuckie—5000 Miles of Hope
By Kim Oplotnik • April/May 2019

Focus on Professionals: Denny Emerson Résumé of a Horseman Q & A
By Stephen Kinney • March 2019

Industry Watch: Transition at Our Oldest Breeding Program (UVM Morgan Horse Farm)
By Suzy Lucine • January/February 2019

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Figure and Sons

Myth and mystery about early Morgan progenitors meets with detailed research by a prolific breed historian.

By Brenda Tippin

Figure and Sons Archive


Blood Will Tell

Researcher Marsha Valance has profiled nearly 100 Morgan legends from the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Her single page columns are regularly the last page—the “Parting Shot”—of the official breed journal.

Magazine Chat: Questions & Answers with Marsha Valance (April/May 2020)

Blood Will Tell Archive


The Trotting Series

What is efficient, what is aberrant, and how it all matters in the saddle seat, fine harness, and show ring disciplines.

By Stephen Kinney

The Trotting Series Archive


Foals Contest

Amateur photos submitted for our annual competition. Lots of adorable Morgan babies.

Foal Contest Archive


Significant Sire Series

Significant Sire Series Archive


Legacy Mares Series

Legacy Mares Series Archive


Breed Research

Breed Research Archive


Laura Behning on Color

There has been a colorful explosion in the Morgan breed in recent years. Profiles of the horses & lessons in genetics.

Laura Behning Archive


Morgans in Early Western Films and Shows

By Brenda Tippin

Morgans in Early Western Films and Shows Archive


Drumming Hoof Beats Series: 
The Story of the Indian Reservation Morgans

By Gail Perlee

Drumming Hoof Beats Series Archive