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This collection contains 24 photographs of the Miller Brothers 101 Ranch taken by Dean Burch, as well as photographs of Osage Nation citizens, Kiowa Tribe members, and images of the Cherokee Strip Cowpunchers Association.
This collection contains archival materials related to Native American art. Arthur and Shifra Silberman founded the Native American Painting Reference Library in 1975, to collect and preserve the history of Native American art, particularly the Kiowa Six. In addition to the extensive archival materials, there is also a significant collection of artwork and books.
This collection consists of Barbara Bockelman’s cowboy poetry, an unpublished manuscript titled “A Permanent Home,” and an assortment of articles.
The Beemer Photographs consists of three mounted photographs. One is a cattle branding scene and the others are homestead scenes.
These thirty-six photographs feature steer roping and rodeo cowboys, and most photos are dated around 1970. Many of the photographs have unidentified photographers, but the collection does include some photos by Ferrell Butler, DeVere Helfrich, and John Addison Stryker.
The Blucher Custom Boot Company Records contain 218 “Fitting Books” from 1915-1982 which were used to record customer transactions. Each custom order is detailed in the books and typically includes sketches of custom stitching and an outline of the customer’s feet.
The Photographs contain 12 mounted images of people and buildings associated with the Blue Bird Mine.
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.
Bud Barnett is a performing cowboy poet. The ten poems in this small collection are examples of his work.
The collection consists of personal photographs, clippings, papers, and a diary related to the Caldwell and Englert families.
Thurlo is a cowboy poet and songwriter from Kingston, Oklahoma. This small collection contains on publicity pamphlet, booklet, and compact disc (CD) promoting The Ranch Hand.
The Papers consist of rodeo programs, publications, newspaper clippings, and personal scrapbooks compiled by Carol Mowinkel throughout her life. The materials highlight the life and career of a 20th century woman in a traditionally man’s field.
This small collection of nine photographs depicts cowboy life on the Miller Brothers’ 101 Ranch during the 1890s.
This collection is comprised of a single silver photograph of Cheyenne Chief Éše'he Ôhnéšesêstse (Ishaynishus, Two Moons).
The collection consists of one photograph of a chuck wagon.
The Claudio Janni Collection features the Sam Lucchese boot pattern book which is an exceptional work of art with pages of designs for boot covers and patterns. Accompanying the book are several photographs, advertising cards, two catalogs, and 35mm slides of boot designs.
This small collection contains one brochure advertising breeding stallion Corona Cartel.
Videocassettes of the television program Creative Crafts, produced by the Metropolitan Library System, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma between 1973 and 1991.
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.
Known to radio listeners as Nevada Slim, singer, yodeler, and guitarist Dallas Turner is a native of Yakima, Washington. This small collection has publicity materials.
The Dan Flynn "Gunsmoke" Collection contains "Gunsmoke" scripts written by executive story consultant Jack Miller, "Gunsmoke" publicity materials, photographs and slides. Three "Bonanza" scripts written by Miller are also included.
This small collection contains 28 stock certificates from gold and silver mining companies between 1878 and 1927.
This small collection features several portrait proofs of Donald Nesbitt by Distinctive Portraiture of Denver, Colorado. Nesbitt was a well-known rodeo contestant in five of the major rodeo events and was one of the first rodeo honorees to be inducted in the Rodeo Hall of Fame, in 1955.
This collection contains materials related to Oklahoma State University forgiving the class absences that occurred when the first rodeo team at OSU skipped class to participate in a 1948 rodeo.
- Photographs 37
- Rodeo 24
- Poetry -- Cowboy 12
- Cowboys 10
- Portrait photographs 9
- Actors -- United States 8
- Cowboys -- Poetry 8
- Native Americans 7
- Postcards 7
- Cowgirls 5
- Poetry 5
- Poets 5
- Rodeos -- Oregon -- Pendleton 5
- Saddle bronc riding 5
- Trick riding 5
- Trick roping 5
- Bull riding 4
- Calf roping 4
- Films -- Western 4
- Group portraits 4 ∧ less
- English 108
- Cherokee 1
- Doubleday, Ralph R. (Ralph Russell), 1881-1958 7
- Hastings, Fox, 1882-1948 5
- Rogers, Will, 1879-1935 5
- Huskey, Lynn 4
- Kirnan, Bea 4
- Miller Bros. & Arlington 101 Ranch Real Wild West 4
- Miller, Joseph Carson, 1868-1927 4
- Pawnee Bill (Gordon William Lillie), 1860-1942 4
- Roach, Ruth Scantlin, 1896-1986 4
- Autry, Gene, 1907-1998 3
- Geronimo, 1829-1909 3
- Hastings, Mike, 1891-1965 3
- Helfrich, Devere, 1902-1981 3
- Krieg, Vaughn (Vaughn Krieg Huskey), 1904-1976 3
- Miller Brothers 101 Ranch 3
- Mix, Tom, 1880-1940 3
- Mulhall, Lucille, 1885-1940 3
- Parsons, George 3
- Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 3
- Strickland, Mabel DeLong, 1897-1976 3 ∧ less