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Mayor of Boston with Ruth Roach and Tad Lucas, c. 1930

Description: This photo shows 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. It's believed that Tad Lucas is the first cowgirl on the right.
Date: c. 1930
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Ruth Roach with Mabel Hamilton, 1914

Description: This photo shows 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

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

Description: This photo shows 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: c. 1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Girls on Fence

Description: Copy negative of three HSU Cowgirls in western costumes. Two are sitting on a fence and one is standing on the right.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People by House

Description: Copy negative two photographs. The image on the left shows a young woman in a cowboy hat, gun holster and chaps standing with her hand on her hip in front of a large house with a balcony. The image on the right shows a man in a hat and two young women seated in the grass in front of the same house.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Parade

Description: 1 copy negative of a photograph showing the 1947 Hardin Simmons University Cowgirls marching in a parade. There is a bank of the left side of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Two Women Herding Mules

Description: Copy negative of two women herding mules down a pathway. There are log cabins in the background along with a landscape of evergreens and mountains.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Parade

Description: 1 copy negative of two photographs. The first photograph shows a group of ghouls on a float. The second photograph shows the 1957 Hardin Simmons Cowgirls in formation. There are vehicles parked on the curb.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Woman as Cowgirl

Description: Copy photograph of Ruth Evelyn Foate in cowgirl attire. She is posing with her left hand on her hip and is holding her hat in the air. Her dress, jacket, boots and hat are all white.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Portrait of Cowgirl]

Description: Photograph of a cowgirl wearing a large-brimmed hat, neckerchief, gun belt, and gloves embossed with a large star. She is standing next to a small, wire chair in front of a painted backdrop of windows and curtains.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mugg, Kilo
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

[Cattle Grazing]

Description: Photograph of a herd of cattle grazing in an open field with a man and woman, riding horseback, on the hill behind the herd.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mugg, Kilo
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

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

London Park, 1924

Description: This photo shows Ruth Roach riding a horse in a park in London, England.
Date: unknown
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

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 [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
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

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
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections