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Rogers, Will, 1879-1935


Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Bob Askin Collection

 Collection — Folder 1 (SC OS1)
Identifier: R-264

This small collection of rodeo photographs and postcards prominently features Bob Askin, a well-known and respected saddle bronc rider of the 1920s, who was inducted into the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum’s Rodeo Hall of Fame in 1978.

Dates: circa 1920s

Cuba Crutchfield Collection

 Collection — Folder 1 (SC 2-12)
Identifier: R-262-01

This small collection contains photographs of Cuba Crutchfield performing trick roping skills, programs from his early stage performances, and two certificates of land allotments for property near Tahlequah, Oklahoma.

Dates: 1910 - 1965

Joe De Yong Papers (Care of Richard J. Flood)

Identifier: 1980-018

The Joe De Yong Papers reflect the art and friendships of an artist, cowboy, and westerner of the 20th century. The Papers are comprised of biographical information, correspondence, manuscripts, sketches, notes from conversations, and photographs. Due to his long careers in western art and film, De Yong had many well-known friends who are reflected in his Papers: Charles M. Russell, Will James, Tom Mix, Maynard Dixon, Joe Beeler, and Will Rogers.

Dates: 1860 - 1975

John P. Hale Branding Iron Collection

Identifier: RC2022-009

This collection contains documentation of John P. Hale's acquisition of branding irons from various cattle ranches in the United States and around the world. The National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum acquired his collection in 2022, and the branding irons are now part of the object collection.

Dates: circa 1900-circa 2000

"Mr. Will Rogers and myself taken at the Roosevelt Hotel, N. York City in 1924 with the Roosevelt Trophy for winning the Riding at Cheyenne Wyo. & Pendleton Oregon. Pat Ryan. Will Rogers presenting Roosevelt trophy to Pat Ryan in New York. Margie Askin.", 1924

 Item — Folder 1 (SC OS1), Object: 6
Identifier: R.264.16
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection contains ten rodeo photographs and thirteen rodeo postcards. The majority of the photographs are of Bob Askin in saddle bronc competitions. One photograph is of Will Rogers and Pat Ryan in New York. There are two Ralph R. Doubleday rodeo postcards in the collection and one Out West rodeo postcard.

Dates: 1924

Reba Perry Blakely Papers

Identifier: RCFIC2005-283
Abstract Papers and photographs of rodeo performer and researcher Reba Perry Blakely, which include extensive correspondence with the National Cowboy Hall of Fame and fragmentary correspondence with several rodeo personalities, subject files connected with various writing and research projects, some of Perry’s articles in manuscript and printed form, and over 60 photographic images, mostly copy prints associated with her writing projects. Some correspondence connected with her research and writing...
Dates: 1903 - 1997

Sidney R. Clarke III Collection

 Collection — Folder 1 (SC 4-8)
Identifier: 1989-047

This small collection consists of three photographs of Will Rogers and Wiley Post.

Dates: 1920s-1939

Additional filters:

Collection 6
Archival Object 1
Photographs 4
Trick roping 2
Actors -- United States 1
Airplanes 1
Airplanes -- Winnie Mae 1