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ABOUT BROWSE FEED

Pick-up man and bronc rider, c. 1920

Description: This photo shows what appears to be a cowgirl (with a bow in her hair) riding a bucking horse in a rodeo arena, with a mounted man nearby.
Date: 1920~
Item Type: Photograph
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Ruth Roach and Kitty Canutt, c. 1920

Description: This photo shows Ruth Roach, on the left, and her associate, Kitty Canutt, on the right. They are leaning over a wooden fence, smiling at the photographer, and Kitty Canutt has a rope in her hands.
Date: 1920~
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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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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Ed McArty and Nowata Slim Richardson, 1924

Description: This is a photo of two cowboys standing in an empty arena somewhere in Europe, posing for the photographer. The one on the left is believed to be Ed McCarty and the one on the right is Nowata Slim Richardson.
Date: 1924
Item Type: Photograph
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Europe (London), 1924

Description: This photo shows Ruth Roach, and other horsemen, riding a horse into the front door of a building before a crowd of onlookers.
Date: 1924
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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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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Ruth Roach [astride a railing], 1924

Description: This photo of Ruth Roach shows her sitting on a railing, waving her cowboy hat and smiling at the photographer. It is believed this photo was taken when she was traveling by ship to Europe.
Date: 1924
Item Type: Photograph
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