Autry, Gene, 1907-1998
Birth name is Orvon Grover Autry.
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Estelle Gilbert Papers
Abstract Papers and photographs of Estelle Gilbert, a horsewoman, rodeo performer, and longtime friend of Rodeo Hall of Fame steer wrestler Mike Hastings. The collection features more than 40 letters written to Gilbert by Hastings over a period of 18 years and almost 20 photographs of New York rodeos and rodeo performers in the late 1940s and early 1950s. A Mike and Fox Hastings scrapbook covering 1925-1927, photographs of early rodeo performers including a Mabel Strickland photograph inscribed to...
Dates: 1923 - 2003
Gene Autry Photograph
This collection consists of one publicity photograph of Gene Autry.
John Rao Jr. Western Entertainers Collection
Abstract Gene Autry sound recording discs, movie/publicity photographs, book covers, and clippings, ca. 1940s-ca. 1970s, compose the majority of holdings within the John Rao Jr. collection. Rare sound recording discs from Gene Autry’s earliest recordings and a multitude of publicity photographs underscore the collection’s significance. The collection also includes sound recording discs of Smiley Burnette, Jimmie Rodgers, Eddie Dean, and Tex Ritter dating from 1927 through the 1970’s. A collection of...
Dates: 1900 - 1972
Ralph R. Doubleday Rodeo Photographs
Collection — Multiple Containers
This collection contains 4,003 photographs taken by rodeo photographer Ralph R. Doubleday.
Dates: circa 1910-1955
- Actors -- United States 2
- Steer wrestling 2
- Automobiles 1
- Bareback riding 1
- Bull riding 1
- Calf roping 1
- Chutes 1
- Country musicians -- United States 1
- Cowboys -- 1910-1950 1
- Cowboys -- New York 1
- Cowgirls -- 1910-1950 1
- Cowgirls -- New York 1
- Grand entries 1
- Grandstands 1
- Horses 1
- Music -- Country 1
- Native Americans 1
- Popular music -- United States 1
- Popular songs -- United States 1
- Publicity photographs 1 + ∧ less