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Cowboys and Cowgirl with Cattle

Description: Photograph of four cowboys on dark horses and one cowgirl on a white horse. They are in front of a herd of cattle in the middle of a field. The upper half of the frame is a cloudless sky. The foreground is a field of grass and weeds.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

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
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

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
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

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
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

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: c. 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

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: c. 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

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
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Tad Lucas and Ruth Roach, February, 1949

Description: This photo shows Ruth Roach and her cowgirl associate, Tad Lucas, riding together on the same horse in what appears to be a train yard in Fort Worth, Texas. Ruth Roach is in the front.
Date: February 1949
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

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
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

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
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections