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Guide to the Don Bell Collection

Don BellDon Bell Collection,
Location: 0142; 0147-0148; Library stacks
Accession #: 2001.032; 2001.033; 2001.066; 2002.151

Introduction
The Don Bell Collection approaches the lives and events of rodeo from the perspective of a collector, admirer, and desiring historian. Don Bell on occasion wrote brief histories and memoirs of his rodeo experiences and friends, plus his own ideas about the rodeo sport and history. He collected photographs, poetry books, and memoirs from other rodeo performers, often sending them to the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum's liason with the Rodeo Historical Society, Judy Dearing. His typewritten histories and memoirs are difficult to read due to his failing eyesight and shifty typewriter, but the tales he shares make for some interesting reading.

Biography
Born on June 12, 1911, Don had a love of horses and the open range and everything he did in life had him close to both. He grew up in Eastern Colorado and worked with livestock his entire life. He entered his first rodeo at the age of 12 and spent 17 years as a rodeo contestant. He worked as a farrier, big game guide, packer, and range cowboy. A showman at heart, he was a part of the Clyde Miller Wild West Show, the Bill King Rodeo Co., and Rufus Rollins' Wild West Show. He worked on movie sets and had small parts in the Western movies Shane and Indian Love Call. He contested in rough stock events through 1942 competing in venues like Soldiers Field in Chicago and the Boston Gardens.

In 1943, he served in World War II until being honorably discharged in1945. He served in the 29th Infantry Division, one of the first units to land on Omaha Beach during the invasion of Normandy. Despite the tremendous losses his infantry experienced, Don survived and became a decorated soldier earning two purple hearts and four bronze stars for his wartime bravery. Don would wear one of the bullets that struck him for the remainder of his life.

It may have been Don's encounter with WWII war correspondent Ernie Pyle that led him on a path to writing following the war. The famed correspondent told Don, "Anyone that can tell stories like you should be a writer.” The rider turned writer began "henpecking" on a Smith-Corona typewriter much like the one Pyle left behind in the foxhole he and Don fled from while under attack from artillery shells. Like rescuing an old friend, Don retrieved the black Smith-Corona typewriter from the foxhole and had it shipped back home. Years later he would donate it to the Albuquerque, NM, Museum -where Pyle retired and where it still remains on display today.

In his retirement, Don's love of writing never faded. He continued to write about his life and times while dutifully serving as a rodeo historian for the Rodeo Historical Society and the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. He succeeded at inducting eight cowgirls and four cowboys into the Hall of Fame. He is an original Gold card-holding Cowboy Turtle Association member, the first professional rodeo association and an honorary life card holder of the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association.

As Don said, he has "fooled around with an old typewriter juggling words." In fact, his writing career spanned 30 years and he was still being published at age 93. His articles have appeared over the years in Western Horseman, Guideposts Magazine, The Ketchpen (the official publication of the Rodeo Historical Society), True West, and Good 'Ol Days. At age 78 he published a book of poetry "Reflections of A Cowboy." Some of Don's most treasured and weathered belongings like his saddle, lariat, boots, and hat are at rest at the Smithsonian Institute's American History Museum in Washington, D.C. In 2000, these artifacts, on loan from the Smithsonian, as well as a life-sized image of Don went on display at the Origins All Sports Museum located at The Ballpark in Arlington, Texas.

In February 2005, Don's longtime friends at Guideposts Magazine reprinted one of his first stories originally published in 1976 titled, "The Lonely Trail." In addition to his public achievements, it was his never-ending love of life and positive attitude Don shared with so many that he will be most remembered. Despite his battle with cancer, Don lived for every moment and told stories from his hospital bed to everyone who visited him. As he reminded the Guidepost readers in February, "I'll ride this storm until it takes me home." He died on April 21, 2005.

Don Bell was a Special Award Recipient of the Rodeo Historical Society in 2002, but due to ill health, he did not attend. Don's daughter, Vicki Bell Abbott accepted the award for him. Abbott told that her dad put a sheep wagon in his front yard, and had the telephone company hook up a telephone in the wagon. This was his office and where he did his writing for many years.

Source: Powell Tribune, Obituary, April 21, 2005.

Scope & Content Note  

The Don Bell Collection consists of photographs, correspondence, brief rodeo histories and memoirs, poetry books and manuscripts, newspaper clippings, and ephemera related to rodeo. The collection also contains a photocopy of the 1938 and 1940 rosters for the Cowboy Turtle Association. One box contains 17 folders of the described materials, identified by format: photographs, books, clippings, memoirs, ephemera, scrapbook, transparencies, and collected poems. Some photographs, as identified at the end of this guide, are stored separately from the rest of the collection.

Subject Terms  

Personal Names:
Bell, Don, 1911-2005
Berryman, Betty
Brisendine, Everett, 1906-
Byers, Chester, 1892-1945
Cropper, Tommy
Doubleday, Ralph R.
Edwards, Otha I.
Fales, Merle
Glomb, Skip
Hastings, Mike, 1891-1965
Hennessey, Paul
Isley, Mike
Ivory, June, 1932-2004
Johnson, Charlie
Johnson, Les
Johnston, Bob
Kesler, Liz
Kesler, Reg, 1919-2001
King, Bill
Like, John
Mills, Janie
Mishler, Ben
Offett, Dan
Rollens, Rufus
Ross, Bruce
Roy, Echo
Sammons, Butch
Schild, Bob
Shirey, C.E., Jr.
Tegland, Howard, 1897-1945
Timmons, Buddy
Weintz, Johnny
Wright, Ed

Organizations:
Cowboy Turtle Association
Rodeo Historical Society

Processing Information  

This collection was accessioned in 2001 in several parts as noted by the second section of the accession numbers (.032, .033, .066) and additional materials were accessioned in 2002. Laura Anne Heller, archivist, processed and described the collection and its finding aid in August 2009.

Ownership & Literary Rights  

The Don Bell Collection is the property of the Donald C. & Elizabeth M. Dickinson Research Center, National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. Literary right, including copyright, belongs to the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, with the exception of copyrighted artwork images and published literary works, which are the property of the respective copyright holders. It is the responsibility of the researcher, and his/her publisher, to obtain publishing permission from individuals pictured, relevant copyright holders, and the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum.

Restrictions on Access  

The collection is open for research. It is advisable for researchers to discuss their proposed research with staff prior to visiting the Center.

Preferred Citation  

Don Bell Collection, Box ##, Folder ##, Dickinson Research Center, National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Container List  

1/1 Images: Rufus Rollens. 9 photos. 1 Letter from Don Bell to Rodeo Historical Society explaining the photos. [2001.032.01-09] The following photographs are not yet added to the Image Archive Database. Records have been created, but images are not yet scanned and attached the to record.
Item # Description
2001.032.01 Marion Rollens far left (Rufus Rollens son) Standing behind is Marion’s son & kids. Clinton, Oklahoma. 8x10 color photograph. [1]
2001.032.02 Rufus Rollin’s Rollin’s [sic] “red-Bug” Round Up – Pendleton, OR 1916. 8x10 b&w photograph. [1]
2001.032.03 Pendleton, Ore. Champions of the World Round-Up, 1916. 8x10 b&w photograph [1]
2001.032.04 Unidentified man wearing a hat and glasses. 8x10 sepia photograph. [1]
2001.032.05 Unidentified man wearing a hat and glasses. 8x10 b&w photograph. [1]
2001.032.06 Rufus Rollen [sic] – Pendleton, OR. “Angel.” Round-Up. 8x10 b&w photograph. [1]
2001.032.07 Rollen [sic] Steer roping, Round-Up, 1916. Pendleton, Ore. “Moorhouse.” 8x10 b&w photograph. [1]
2001.032.08 1912-1915 Rufus Rollens & Indian wife. 8.5x12 sepia photograph. [1]
2001.032.09 Rufus Rollens & son, Marion, fishing. 8.5x12 sepia photograph. [1]
1/2 Rodeo Images [2001.032.10-.23] The following photographs are not yet added to the Image Archive Database. Records have been created, but images are not yet scanned and attached the to record.
Item # Description
2001.032.10 Howard Tegland on Prison Bars, Bozeman, Mont. 8x10 b&w photograph. [1]
2001.032.11 Don Bell running from bronc. Don Bell just left a mane hold bronc, 1833 [sic, 1933?]. 8x10 sepia photograph. [1]
2001.032.12 Bob Schild, Black Foot Idaho, Top rough stock rider in 50s and 70s. Now owns B and B Leather in Blackfoot. [Written on photo:] Don, My yarbrough photo but trade-mark does show. Bob Schild. Bob Schild on Whiz Bang. Yuma, Arizona. 8x10 b&w photograph. [1]
2001.032.13 Howard Tegland on Stranger. Bozeman, Mont. [written on back:] Bob Askins. 8x10 b&w photograph. [1]
2001.032.14 Don Bell, Mane holt [sic] bronc rider, 1931 Oklahoma. Print from Western Horseman, April 1982. 8x10 b&w photograph. [1]
2001.032.15 C.E. Shirey, Jr. Age 50. O.T.R.C.A. Temple, Texas, 1979. [written in pencil on face of photo:] To one of my best friends, Don Bell, Always the best of luck, C.E. Shirey. Photographer, Dudley. 8x10 color photograph. [1]
2001.032.16 C. E. Shirey riding "Pretty Boy" of the Dee Cooper String Monrovia, Calif., 1958. [written on face of photo:] To a good friend and all-around cowboy, Don Bell. From C.E. Shirey. 8x10 b&w photograph. [1]
2001.032.17 Johnny Weintz, Hyetteville, Wyo Rodeo Stock Contractor 30s & 40s his bucking horses were the best in West. J.M. Weintz, Manderson, Wy. 8x10 b&w photograph. [1]
2001.032.18 Ky & Kari in Wagon, Don Bell & Butch Sammons Standing Wyoming Centennial 1990. 8x10 b&w photograph. [1]
2001.032.19 Mike Isley just left Come Apart. 8x10 b&w photograph. [1]
2001.032.20 Mike Isley on Come Apart. Come Apart when Harry Knight owned him. July 30, 1961. Cheyenne, WY. DeVere Helfrich, Photographer. 8x10 b&w photograph. [1]
2001.032.21 Group portrait of retired rodeo cowboy & cowgirl stars: Bottom row: June & Buster Ivory, then 2 I don't recognize, then Liz Kesler, then (I think) Polly Burston, +?; 2nd row, 5 from left: Lynn Randall & that's all I recognize!; Bottom row, right: Polly Burson (90% sure); Top row, Left: 1 Reg Kessler, 2 Jim Shoulders, 5 Cecil Jones, 7 Jimmy Schumacher. Circa 1990. 4x6 color photograph. [1]
2001.032.22 Three unidentified people sitting at a table with drinks. Circa 1990. 4x6 color photograph. [1]
2001.032.23 Don Bell 1937. 4x6 b&w photocopy. [1]
1/3 Book: The Representative Old Cowboy Ed Wright, by Old Cowboy Ed Wright [2001.033.1] This book can be found in our Library Catalog.
1/4 Poetry Books: Betty Berryman, Everett Brisendine, and Cowpuncher Poetry [2001.033.2-.5] The following books can be found in our Library Catalog.
Item # Description
2001.033.2 Reflections of a Cowboy by Don Bell; with additional selections by Jesse Wight; illustrated by C.E. Shirey; edited and designed by Vickie Abbott. [Separated and shelved in library collection: PS 3552 .E4892 R44 1990]
2001.033.3 Poems by Betty Berryman. Printed by Z Bar Diamond Copy Center, Powell, WY, 1990. Inscribed: To My Good friend, Don Bell. Best Wishes from Betty Berryman.
2001.033.4 Old Cowboys Never Die by Everett Brisendine. Printed by Everett Brisendine, 1984. Inscribed: Best Wishes to Don. Sincerely, Everett Brisendine. 3-17-86
2001.033.5 Cowpuncher Poetry: A Collection of Campfire Stories. Editor, Nancy Curtis ; illustrations by Abbie Montgomery Current. 1986.
1/5 Poetry Books: Otha I. Edwards [2001.033.6-.7] The following books can be found in our Library Catalog.
Item # Description
2001.033.6 Everyday Poetry by the Greenhorn. by Otha I. Edwards. 1999.
2001.033.7 Splatterings from a Greenhorns Pen: no. II, by Otha I. Edwards; illustrations by Earl Jensen. 1992.
1/6 Poetry Books: Paul Hennessey and Bob Johnston [2001.033.8-.12] The following books can be found in our Library Catalog.
Item # Description
2001.033.8 Paul Hennessey: Cowboy Poet of South Dakota. 1972.
2001.033.9 Rhymes of the Range Land by Bob Johnston. n.d.
2001.033.10 Stories & poems by Bob Johnston. 1984.
2001.033.11 JEMs from My Heart by Janie Mills, 1998. [Separated and shelved in library collection: PS 3563 .I42298 J467 1998]
2001.033.12 Echoes in the Wind by Echo Roy; illustrated by Bob Loper. [Separated and shelved in library collection: PS 3568 .O879 E3 1993]
1/7 Don Bell Photographs 1910-1983 [2001.033]
1/8 Don Bell Rodeo Memoirs & Brief Histories [2001.033]
These typewritten brief memoirs and histories were written by Don Bell and mailed to Judy Dearing and the RHS. Because of Don Bell’s failing eyesight to use his typewriter well, his histories are difficult to read and need to be transcribed. Some spellings may be incorrect as his typewriter keys jumped and skipped.

He usually titled each history or memoir. They are listed here in the order found in the folder:
Come Apart
Juanita Grey
Frank Polk
Everett Brisendine
Rideum Slick
Bob Schild
Curtis Larsen
Nick and Fay Knight
John and Dave Shipp
Manhatton, Kansas Rodeo 1934
Clayton and Jimmie Danks
Dick Stanley and Art Holeman
Larry Jordan Sr.
Glenn and Merle Fales
Old Timers in Trick and Fancy Roping
Sammy Garrett
Pendleton Rodeo 1937
Rodeo History
Johnny Like, Kim, Colorado
Bud Pilcher
Bill Daharm
Don Bell
North of the Yellowstone
Belle Palmer
Miles City Montana Cowboy Capital of this Galaxy
Bucking Horses
Frank Dean
Old Rodeo Memories
Old Mouldy History
Rocky Ford Colorado Rodeo, Earl Anderson Stock Contractor
Paul Carney
Rufe Rollens 1928
The Contest Saddle
Mouldy Oldie for RHS
Mouldie Oldies
Buck Wyatt
Caryle and Gayle Downing
Monte Jones
Alice Adams Holden
Marvel Togers
Linderman Family
Alice Greenough
Monte Henson
Enoch Walker
Old History
Movie Career
Jack Dempsey
Marvel Rodgers, Black Cowboy
Tricky Riggles
Will James
A Sad Day in Red Lodge Montana
Sheridan, Wyoming 1948
Cowboys Are Born, Contestants Are Made
Floyd Stillings
Cheyenne Frontier Days 1937
Reflections
Vaughn and Jean Craig
Mabel Welker Baker
A jackpot Bronc Riding
Ward Roberts
Pretty Prairie Kansas 1933
Animal Rights
Nostalgia
Donald and Jimmie Nesbitt
Early Day Wild West Shows
J.W. King: Politician, Rancher, Rodeo Stock Contractor, Kim, Colorado
Bonnie McCarroll; History of Yesterday
Old Hands Write Old Things
Dick Griffith
Leonard and Mamie Stroud, Rocky Ford, Colorado
Edelbrock Saddlery, Ft. Worth, Texas
A Clown They Called Whispering Smith
Irvan Munday Calf Roper
A Different Kind of Rodeo
A Bad Mule Called Bad Whisky
Rodeo History
Buschbom Family
Anthrax
Bill Huntington
Fay Ward
Lamar, Colorado, about 1925
So you Want a Riden Job
Rex Allen
Rifle Colorado
Steer Wrestlers
Alice Sisty
Virgel Miranda
Turk Greenough
Micky Hicks
Monte Montana
Warren Frances
Bill Van Dyke, Haroltown, Montana
Toledo Slim Benson
Joe and Johnny Evans
Harry Powell
1934 Oklahoma City
A Little About Cowboys
A Long Winter
Ranch Romance
Matched Bronc Ridin’
1/9 Souvenir Program: Legend of the Rawhide Buttes, Niobrara County Fair, August 23-25, 1946. (reprint 1986) [2001.033]
1/10 Cowboys Turtle Association Rosters, 1938 & 1940 [2001.033]
1/11 Merle Fales Packet of Ephemera [2001.033]
1/12 Photocopied Newspaper Clippings [2001.033]
1/13 Sports Illustrated, double issue, December 23-30, 1985. “Article” on page 102-103. [2001.033]
1/14 Color Transparency Negatives of Bronze Western Art by Skip Glomb in envelope dated May 20, 1997. [2001.033.13-.16] The following photographs are not yet added to the Image Archive Database. Records have not been created and images have not been scanned.
Item # Description
2001.033.13 4x5 color transparency negative of a horse statue [1]
2001.033.14 4x5 color transparency negative of a man riding a horse and roping a cow [1]
2001.033.15 5x4 color transparency negative of a man holding a pistol, sheriff badge on the base [1]
2001.033.16 4x5 color transparency negative titled “Crowd Pleasers” by Skip Glomb [1]
1/15 Photographs [2001.033.17-.44] The following photographs are not yet added to the Image Archive Database. Records have not been created and images have not been scanned.
Item # Description
2001.033.17 C.J Head. Color passport photograph. [1]
2001.033.18 A. G. Meyers. Color photograph. [1]
2001.033.19 William S. Atherton. Color portrait photograph. [1]
2001.033.20 Steve Moore, Martin Dickinson. 4x6 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.21 Martin C. Dickinson. 4x6 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.22 Paul English. 2.5x3.5 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.23 Jean True. 2.25x3.25 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.24 Dr. Calhoun. 3x2.5 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.25 Unidentified man wearing white hat. 4x6 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.26 Bob Norris (black hat). 4x6 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.27 Suzanne H. Schaefer. 4x5 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.28 Bill Arrington. 3.5x4.5 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.29 Mike Gutterson, Sr. 3.5x5 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.30 Jack Cooke. 3.5x5 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.31 L.D. Brisckman. 3.5x5 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.32 Don Whinery. 3.5x5 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.33 Ed Hitchcock. 4x6 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.34 Edward C. Jaullian. 4x6 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.35 Frank Merrill. 5x7 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.36 Gerald J. Ford, 1994. Photographer: Bob Mader. 5x7 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.37 C. Stephen Lynn, President, Sonic. Corp. 5x7 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.38 Theodore J. Day. 5x7 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.39 Keith E. Bailey. 5x7 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.40 Edward L. Gaylord, 1999. 5x7 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.41 E.K. Gaylord, III. 8x10 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.42 Cliff Teinert, 2001. 8x10 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.43 J.K. Norfleet. Photographer: Louise L. Serpa. [1]
2001.033.44 Dan Stewart. 2 portraits on 8x10 photographic paper: 1 in b&w, 1 in color. [1]
1/16 Photographs [2001.033.45-.66] The following photographs are not yet added to the Image Archive Database. Records have not been created and images have not been scanned.
Item # Description
2001.033.45 “Tommie Cropper Going Under His Horse (Doubleday) King Bro’s Rodeo.” Note on card: “This is one of the hardest tricks in trickriding, going under the horse & getting back in the saddle on the opposite side from which you go down, with the horse running full speed. Tommy Cropper is the one who taught me to trick ride. This is an extra picture, you can keep it if you want.” Photographer: Ralph R. Doubleday. Photographic postcard. [1]
2001.033.46 “Bill King – Trick Roper. White’s Rodeo – Selden, KS. 6/7/38 Andy’s Photo Series, Selden.” Note: “Bill King” written on back of photographic postcard. [1]
2001.033.47 “Bill King Trick Roper White's Rodeo- Selden, KS.” 1940 ca. [1]
2001.033.48 “Don Bell, 1936. 1937-1939, Mt. Morrison, Colorado.” 8x10 b&w photograph. [1]
2001.033.49 “Don Bell.” 5x5 b&w print on 8x10 photographic paper. [1]
2001.033.50 Ben Mishler. 8x10 b&w photograph. [1]
2001.033.51 “Juanita Gray in Cheyenne on Baby.” B&W photocopy of photograph. [1]
2001.033.52 Notes on back: “Bud Linderman winning the bronc ride in at Cody, Wyo. This Roan Horse was the mate to North of the Yello… To you recently. Stone Bruis was bucked two years before a qualified ride was made and this is the picture. This Horse was owned by John Wientz Rodeo stock Con. Hyetteville, Wy.” 4x6 b&w photograph. [1]
2001.033.53 John Like, Kim, Colo. 3.75x3.75 b&w photograph. [1]
2001.033.54 Notes on back: “Don Bell up on Bronc. Rufe legs can be seen under Bronc. Mane holt ridin.” 3.5x5 b&w photograph. [1]
2001.033.55 Notes on back: “Everett & Frank Polk. Feb. ’89.” 3.5x4.5 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.56 Turtle member, an older cowboy (named Holloway) now lives near Tenecula City. John Mendes. 3.5x5 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.57 Notes on back: “Bob Cook ran Christensen Rodeo in 60’s when I had lots of jobs with them. Me (acting silly). Jack Roddy dogger from ‘Frisco area.” 3.5x5 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.58 Notes on back: “Homer Pettigrew. Walt LaRue.” 3.5x5 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.59 Notes on back: “Took this at Gold Card room when it was at Vegas one year. I think that’s either Paddy ryan or a riding buddy of his in [MT?]” Photo printed March 1986. 3.5x5 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.60 Notes on back: “Canadians. Reg Kessler. Les Johnson.” 3.5x5 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.61 Notes on back: “Les Johnson (Ellie Lewis’ brother) from Canada. A Canada stock contracter from above Calgary.” 3.5x5 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.62 Notes on back: “June Ivory. Liz Kessler.” 3.5x5 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.63 Notes on back: “Bob Shield.” 4x6 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.64 Notes on back: “June 10-001. Friend Don, Congratulations on your 90th. Looked for right card, came up short. Wishing you health, happiness, and prosperity. Kind personal regards, Curtis Larsen.” 4x6 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.65 Notes on back: “Don Bell breaking a horse, 1983, Cody, Wyo.” 5x6 color photograph. [1]
2001.033.66 Notes on back: “Ben Mishler.” 8x10 color photograph. [1]
1/17 Collected Poems [2002.151]
Poets included: Don Bell, Otha Edwards, Howard Powers, Al Sammons, Bob Schild, Iva Nell Stokes Shaw, Jesse A. Wight, and several unsigned poems.
Photographic Postcards and Snapshots located in 147 and 148 [2001.066.02-.23] These images can be viewed in the Image Archive Database. Search by the item/accession number in the "Any Word" field.
Item # Description
2001.066.02 Bill Sievers leaving "Terre Plane" 1935 ca. Ralph R. Doubleday. Photographic postcard, b&w, 3.5x5.5 in. Location: 148: Box PC1, Folder 64
2001.066.03 Mike Hastings Bulldogging. 1929. Ralph R. Doubleday. Photographic postcard, b&w, 3.5x5.5 in. Location: 148: Box PC1, Folder 65.
2001.066.04 Al Padra Is He Leaving? Or can you tell? 1935 ca. Ralph R. Doubleday. Photographic postcard, b&w, 3.5x5.5 in. Location: 148: Box PC1, Folder 66
2001.066.05 F. Stevenson Leaving "Sure Shot" 1943 ca. Ralph R. Doubleday. Photographic postcard, b&w, 3.5x5.5 in. Location: 148: Box PC1, Folder 67
2001.066.06 Tommie Cropper going under his horse King Bro's Rodeo. 1935 ca. Ralph R. Doubleday. Photographic postcard, b&w, 3.5x5.5 in. Location: 148: Box PC1, Folder 68
2001.066.07 "Sweden" taking header with Floyd Stillings Cheyenne Frontier Days. 1929 ca. Ralph R. Doubleday. Photographic postcard, b&w, 3.5x5.5 in. Location: 148: Box PC1, Folder 69
2001.066.08 Charlie Johnson throw from wild steer. 1923. Ralph R. Doubleday. Photographic postcard, b&w, 3.5x5.5 in. Location: 148: Box PC1, Folder 70
2001.066.09 Chester Byers Roping, Pendleton, Oregon. 1929 ca. Ralph R. Doubleday. Photographic postcard, b&w, 3.5x5.5 in. Location: 148: Box PC1, Folder 71
2001.066.10 Unidentified cowboy with "HARR" on chaps riding steer. 1925 ca. Printed by Mac Arthur Photo Service. Photographic postcard, b&w, 3.5x5.5 in. Location: 148: Box PC1, Folder 72
2001.066.11 Junior Martin Flying High on Carlsbad Bat. 1945 ca. Photographer, John Addison Stryker. Photographic postcard, b&w, 5.5x3.5 in. Location: 148: Box PC1, Folder 73
2001.066.12 Unidentified man sending a horse jumping over a hurdle. 1930 ca. Photographer unknown. Photographic postcard, b&w, 5.5x3.5 in. Location: 148: Box PC1, Folder 74
2001.066.13 Joe Walking like a Man. 1935 ca. Photographer unknown. Photographic postcard, b&w, 3.5x5.5 in. Location: 148: Box PC1. Folder 75
2001.066.14 Flying Cutlets. 1945 ca. Photographer unknown. Photographic postcard, b&w, 3.5x5.5 in. Location: 148: Box PC1. Folder 76
2001.066.15 Buddy Timmons on Jack Dempsey. 1943 ca. Ralph R. Doubleday. Postcard, col., 3.5x5.5 in. Location: 148: Box PC1, Folder 77
2001.066.16 Bruce Ross Bulldogging at Leo J. Cremer's Rodeo, Colorado State Fair, Pueblo, Colorado. 1943 ca. Ralph R. Doubleday. Postcard, col., 3.5x5.5 in. Location: 148: Box PC1, Folder 78
2001.066.17 Bruce Ross Bulldogging at Leo J. Cremer's Rodeo, Colorado State Fair, Pueblo, Colorado. 1943 ca. Ralph R. Doubleday. Postcard, col., 3.5x5.5 in. Location: 148: Box PC1, Folder 79
2001.066.18 Charlie Johnson Thrown from Wild Steer. 1943 ca. Ralph R. Doubleday. Postcard, col., 3.5x5.5 in. Location: 148: Box PC1, Folder 80
2001.066.19 Charlie Johnson Thrown from Wild Steer. 1943 ca. Ralph R. Doubleday. Postcard, col., 3.5x5.5 in. Location: 148: Box PC1, Folder 81
2001.066.20 Unidentified man riding a steer, 1930 ca. Photographer unknown. Snapshot, b&w, 2.75x4.5 in. Location: 147: Box PP2, Folder 4
2001.066.21 Dan Offett & Bill King. 1912 ca. Photographer unknown. Snapshot, b&w, 3.75x4.75 in. Location: 147: Box PP2, Folder 4
2001.066.22 Ted Buschbom Steer Riding Overbrook Kansas 1934. Photographer unknown. Snapshot, b&w, 3.25x5 in. Location: 147: Box PP2, Folder 4
2001.066.23 Bill King Trick Roper White’s Rodeo – Selden, KS. 1940 ca. Photographer unknown. Snapshot, b&w, 4.75x3.5 in. Location: 147: Box PP2, Folder 4
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