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[Administration Building at North Texas State Teachers College]
Photograph of the Administration Building, in center background, at North Texas State Teachers College. This photograph was taken from a paved street. The Historical Building is visible in the left foreground, and the Science Building is in the right foreground. A walkway, with open white gates, leads between the Historical Building and Science Building to the Administration Building. The walkway is lined with trees and shrubbery. Part of an automobile is also visible in the left foreground parked at the curb. Handwritten notes on the back of the photograph read, "admin. bldg. before 1935" and "Campus Inner, Historical Bldg. [L], Auditorium (Admin before '35) Bldg. [Center], Science Bldg. [R]."
[Speech by Sarah T. Hughes on being a female lawyer]
Typescript of undated speech by Sarah T. Hughes discussing her experiences and people's expectations of her as a woman in the legal profession while practicing in Dallas. She gives her views on different aspects of the legal profession, including specialization, civil and criminal practice, winning and losing cases, and her enjoyment of appellate work and research in preparing cases on appeal. Before concluding the speech, Ms. Hughes describes her enjoyment of political participation via the legal profession. She also expresses her interest in campaigning for public office and entering politics in the future.
[Historical Building and Science Building at North Texas State Normal College]
Photograph, facing southwest, of the Historical Building (in center background) and Science Building (on right) at North Texas State Normal College. In the right of the photograph, a man and woman are looking at a book and sitting on a bench next to the ground floor windows of the Science Building, while another man can be seen leaning out of the first floor window above the man and woman on the bench. In the left of the photograph, several trees, a fence, and a gate can be seen lining one of the campus walkways. The number "53" is written in bold ink in the bottom right corner of the photograph. On the back of the photograph, a handwritten note reads, "Campus, inner, 1922".
[Science Building and gazebo at North Texas State Teachers College]
Photograph of gazebo (on left) and Science Building (on right) on the campus of North Texas State Teachers College. People are visible in the photograph, on the paved walkways between and around the gazebo and Science Building. There are people visible under the gazebo, which shelters a fountain, as well as in the Science Building with its windows open. Handwritten notes on the back of the photograph read, "Science bldg. + Gazebo" and "campus, inner, undated, 1930s?".
North Texas State Normal College, 1921 women's basketball team
North Texas State Normal College, women's basketball, 1921, squad finished 10-0, Beulah Harriss, back row, center, coach. Women standing and sitting in front of a brick building.
Campus walk to Education Building
North Texas State Normal College, campus walk to Education Building, 1921. Two people seated on a park bench located along a sidewalk.
1920 football team
1920 football team. Coach T.J. Fouts, finished 7-1, North Texas State Normal College. Students standing and sitting near goalpost.
President Bruce and Mrs. Bruce
North Texas State Normal College, President Bruce and Mrs. Bruce, 1922. One person seated in a car, and one person leaning against a car.
Charles Langford, Yell leader
North Texas State Normal College, Charles Langford, yell leader, 1922. Man leading a crowd in a cheer.
William Herschel Bruce on a frog gig
North Texas State Normal College, William Herschel Bruce, president, on frog gig in 1920. Dr. Bruce frogging with Pender, Peler, Homer L. Bruce, Mr. Anderson: Bruce got lost. Five men standing in a field and holding frogs and gigs.
Julia Smith, Composer
North Texas State Normal College, Julia Smith, composer of Alma Mater, "Glory to the Green," 1922. Woman posing.
Education building, North Texas State Normal College
Brick building next to a road.
Interior North Texas State Normal College campus, early 1920s
People standing, walking, and sitting in a treed area with buildings in the background.
North Texas State Normal College campus, early 1920s
People sitting, standing, and walking in a treed area.
Main building auditorium, North Texas State Normal College
Main building auditorium, 1921, where chapel attendance was required until 1923. North Texas State Normal College. Rows of seats and a stage
North Texas State Normal College campus, early 1920s
People sitting, standing, and walking in a tree-filled area.
Main building, North Texas State Normal College, 1922
Building and sidewalk behind large trees
North Texas State Normal College campus, early 1920s
People standing and sitting under trees. Buildings in background.
The Passing of the West, 1923
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.
Bob Calen trick riding - Cowboy Championship Contest, c. 1920
This photograph shows a man on a horse in a rodeo arena, throwing his lariat into a wide circle before a woman on another horse.
Tom Burnett, c. 1920
This photo shows a man posing on a horse in a rodeo arena.
[Ruth Roach on a rearing horse, c. 1927]
This photo shows Ruth Roach astride a rearing horse, waving to the photographer.
Bea Kirnan, Prairie Rose Henderson, and Fox Hastings, c. 1920
This photo shows six women on horses. From left to right, they are: Bea Kirnan, Prairie Rose Henderson, Unknown, Fox Hastings, Unknown, and Unknown.
The Passing of the West, 1923
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.
Library scene, North Texas State Normal College
Library interior at North Texas State Normal College, 1923.
Woman on a bucking bronco, c. 1920
This photo shows an unidentified young woman riding a bucking horse in a rodeo arena.
Ruth Roach and Mamie Stroud, c. 1920
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.
Ruth Roach [with other rodeo riders, on tour in Europe], 1924
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.
Ed McArty, c. 1920
This photo is a portrait of a man in a suit and hat, sitting on a fence rail.
Ruth Roach, London, England, 1924
This photo shows Ruth Roach in her cowgirl clothing, sitting at the helm of a ship, with hands on the wheel.
Pick-up man and bronc rider, c. 1920
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.
Ruth Roach [and friend], c. 1920
This photo shows Ruth Roach on a white horse, beside another woman on horse.
Ruth Roach, champion lady rider, July 1920
In this photo, Ruth Roach is performing an upside-down trick on a running horse.
[Ruth Roach, portrait, c. 1920s]
This photo is a portrait of Ruth Roach, sitting with her hands on her knee, in cowgirl clothing.
Europe (London), 1924
This photo shows Ruth Roach, and other horsemen, riding a horse into the front door of a building before a crowd of onlookers.
Nowata Slim Richardson and Ruth Roach, 1924
In this photo, Ruth Roach sits astride a horse, beside a man, also on a horse, in a rodeo arena.
[Greeting card from cowgirl] Mabel Hamilton, c. 1920
This printed card, with a photo of cowgirl, Mabel Hamilton, includes the written message, "To Ruth, with good luck from Mabel".
Byron Glasco, Partner in Rodeo, c. 1920
This photo shows a man on a rearing horse in a rodeo arena.
Europe (London), 1924
This photo shows Ruth Roach riding a horse out the front door of a building before a crowd of onlookers.
Going under belly, Bob Calen - Okmulgee, Oklahoma, 1921
This photo shows a man hanging under the belly of a running horse in an arena.
Unidentified cowboy, c. 1920
This photo shows a cowboy astride a standing horse.
Ed McArty, c. 1920
This photo is a portrait of a man in a hat and suit.
Vera McGinnis, Bea Kirnan, Ruth Roach, Tommy Kirnan, Nowata Slim Richardson, and Rube Roberts, 1924
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.
Ruth Roach [astride a railing], 1924
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.
Palladium Wild West Stage Show, 1924
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.
Ruth Roach and Mabel Strickland [trick riding], c. 1920
This action photo shows Ruth Roach (in the back) and her associate, Mabel Strickland, riding their horses side by side, standing up in the stirrups with their arms over their heads.
Fox Hastings, Bea Kirnan, Ruth Roach, Lorena Trickey, and Prairie Rose Henderson, c. 1920
This is a group photo of six cowgirls standing in a row. From left to right they are: Fox Hastings, Bea Kirnan, Ruth Roach, Unknown, Lorena Trickey (possibly), and Prairie Rose Henderson.
Ruth Roach and Kitty Canutt, c. 1920
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.
[In Soldier's Field, Chicago], 1927
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.
Bob Calen trick riding - Cowboy Championship Contest, c. 1920
This photo shows a man riding under the belly of a white horse in a rodeo arena.