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Ed Apple Oklahoma State University Rodeo Participants Collection

Ed Apple Oklahoma State University Rodeo Participants Collection, 1968-1998
Size: 1 inch
Location: 2E6
Collection: MS035
Accession #: 1998.035

Biographical Sketch
In 1968, Buddy Reger, Clem McSpadden, Larry Kilgore, Leo Roberts, Harold Emery, Turner Meadors, and Chuck Dancer skipped classes at Oklahoma State University (OSU) to participate in the first Cameron Aggie’s Club Intercollegiate Rodeo in Lawton, Oklahoma. Kilgore was crowned the Outstanding Cowboy of the rodeo. Thirty years later the president of OSU pardoned the seven rodeo enthusiasts absences in class that day because they represented the university in an exemplary way.

Scope & Content Note  

This collection contains three photographs of the seven cowboys in 1998 at their pardoning ceremony at OSU. It also contains an official document of pardon and a letter to Ed Apple from Harold Emery.

Subject Terms  

Processing Information  

This collection was gifted to the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum in 1998 by Ed Apple.

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There are no restrictions on this collection. It is available for research.

Preferred Citation  

Ed Apple Oklahoma State University Rodeo Participants Collection, 1968-1998, MS 035, Box # Folder #, Donald C. & Elizabeth M. Dickinson Research Center, National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

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Box Folder Folder Title / Description
1 1 Letters and photographs, 1968-1998
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