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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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Ruth Roach and Mamie Stroud, c. 1920

Description: This photo shows Ruth Roach (woman on left) and Mamie Stroud (woman on the right) posing with two unidentified rodeo characters, by the side of an arena.
Date: 1920~
Item Type: Photograph
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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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Ruth Roach [with a another lady and a car], c. 1918

Description: This is a fragment of a print showing a young Ruth Roach in a cowgirl outfit, standing next to an older woman in white, who has her hand resting on an old car (possibly a Model T Ford).
Date: c. 1918
Item Type: Photograph
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Ruth Roach, Lucyle Roberts, and Tad Lucas, c. 1934

Description: This is a photo of a group of men and women around a table. Standing at the back are three men, whose identify is unknown. Seated at the table from left to right are: Ruth Roach, Lucyle Roberts, and unknown woman, and Tad Lucas. This picture was taken in New York City.
Date: c. 1934
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Vera McGinnis, Bea Kirnan, Ruth Roach, Tommy Kirnan, Nowata Slim Richardson, and Rube Roberts, 1924

Description: This photo is an interior shot of a group of men and women posing behind a table. It was taken somewhere in Europe. The back row, from left to right are: Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Tommy Kirnan, Nowata Slim Richardson, Unknown, Rube Roberts, Unknown, and Unknown. Seated from left to right are: Unknown, Vera McGinnis, Bea Kirnan, Ruth Roach, and Unknown.
Date: 1924
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Ruth Roach [with other rodeo riders, on tour in Europe], 1924

Description: This is a group shot of twelve riders in a row, whose horses are all moving toward the photographer. Ruth Roach is in the middle, wearing white pants. This photo was taken while on a European tour and is believed to be on location in Paris, France.
Date: 1924
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

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
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Thelma Warner, Pauline Nesbitt, Lucyle Roberts, Velda Tindall, and Ruth Roach, 1934

Description: This photo shows Ruth Roach with her cowgirl associates sitting together on stairs in London, England. From left to right in the back, Ruth Roach identified them as: Thelma Warner, Pauline Nesbitt, Velda Tindall, and Ruth Roach. Lucille Roberts is sitting in the front. It is possible that Thelma Warner was mis-identified by Ruth and is actually Claire Belcher Thompson.
Date: 1934
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Ed McArty, c. 1920

Description: This photo is a portrait of a man in a suit and hat, sitting on a fence rail.
Date: 1920~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections