Ruth Scantlin Roach Salmon (1896-1986) Collection - Browse

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Advertising the 101 Ranch Wild West Show, 1918

Description: This photo shows an old car with a steer head attached to the front, driven by a man, with four cowgirls and a wooden Indian as passengers. The girl on the far left is Prairie Rose Henderson and the girl sitting on the hood of the car is Ruth Roach.
Date: 1918
Item Type: Photograph
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Europe (London), 1924

Description: This photo shows Ruth Roach riding a horse out the front door of a building before a crowd of onlookers.
Date: 1924
Item Type: Photograph
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[In Soldier's Field, Chicago], 1927

Description: This photo shows a group of eleven cowgirls standing in Soldier's Field, Chicago, with a row of classical columns behind them. From left to right, they are: Fox Hastings, Donna Cowan, Marie Gibson, Florence Hughes, Tad Lucas, Grace Runyan, Ruth Roach, Rose Smith, Bonnie McCarroll (possibly), Vera McGinnis, and Mabel Strickland.
Date: 1927
Item Type: Photograph
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London Park, 1924

Description: This photo shows Ruth Roach riding a horse in a park in London, England.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
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Mayor of Boston with Ruth Roach and Tad Lucas, c. 1930

Description: Photograph of a group of cowboys and cowgirls standing around the mayor of Boston outside the Federal Building in Boston, Massachusetts. Ruth Roach is the second cowgirl from the right and the first cowgirl on the right is tentatively identified as Tad Lucas.
Date: 1930~
Item Type: Photograph
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Palladium Wild West Stage Show, 1924

Description: This photo shows eight men and women, some mounted on horses, in front of a painted cloth backdrop of the American west. From left to right, they are: Unidentified Person, Bea Kirnan, Tommy Kirnam, Nowata Slim Richardson, Ruth Roach, Charlie Aldridge, and Vera McGinnis.
Date: 1924
Item Type: Photograph
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The Passing of the West, 1923

Description: This photo shows a row of seven standing cowgirls, with seven mounted Indians behind them, in an arena. The cowgirls are, from left to right: Ruth Roach, Florence Hughes, Bea Kirnan, Bonnie Gray, Rose Smith, Kitty Canutt, and Ruby Roberts.
Date: 1923
Item Type: Photograph
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The Passing of the West, 1923

Description: This photo shows eight women on horses, standing in a row, in an arena. From left to right, they are: Mabel Strickland, Florence Hughes, Bea Kirnan, Kitty Canutt, Rose Smith, Bonnie Gray, and Unknown. There are rodeo Indians on horses behind them and large buildings, including the dome of the nation's capital, in the background.
Date: 1923
Item Type: Photograph
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