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

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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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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Group on the wing [of a bi-plane], c. 1915

Description: Photograph of a group of people with a bi-plane airplane in a field in Oklahoma. Sitting on top of the wings, from left to right are: Mabel Strickland, Bonnie McCarroll, Florence Hughes, Fox Hastings, and Ruth Roach. The men on the ground are involved in some kind of escapade involving a sword and turbans.
Date: 1915~
Item Type: Photograph
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Ruth Roach with Mabel Hamilton, 1914

Description: Photograph of a boat, the Princess Mary, with what appears to be rodeo performers riding on the top deck with a U.S. Flag and a Union Jack. Ruth Roach is standing beside her friend, Mabel Hamilton, in the very center of the photograph. A notation on the back of the photo indicates that they are on the River Thames, on Ascot Sunday.
Date: 1914
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections