Willard H. Porter rodeo collection, 1903-1986.


Willard H. Porter rodeo collection, 1903-1986.

Collection of Willard H. Porter's research files, compiled when he was rodeo director of the National Cowboy Hall of Fame, includes subject files, photographic materials, invitations, and materials on the 1924 and 1934 London, England rodeos.

1 cubic feet (2 document boxes)

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Hancock, Bill, 1917-1997.

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Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917

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Buffalo Bill was employed as a scout by the United States 5th Cavalry, 1868-1872. In 1869 he participated in the Battle of Summit Springs, Colorado, in which the 5th Cavalry defeated Cheyenne Indians. From the description of Letter : Saint Louis, Missouri, to Joseph Witherspoon Cook, Greenwood, South Dakota, 1896 May 23. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702162229 From the description of Letter : Saint Louis, Mo., to Joseph Witherspoon Cook, Greenwood, S.D., 1896 May 23. (Unkno...

Williams, Stella

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Casey, Larry.

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Moore, Fat.

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Whiteman, Marie.

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Hall, John M.

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Thomas, Fred., -1959

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Johnson, Annie.

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Dewar, Donald L.

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Blumhagen, Bernie.

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Kirnan, Bea, d. 1939.

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Wilkerson, Buck.

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Bristow, Clifford.

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Cooper, L. F.

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Miller, Glenn A.

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Dramatic editor for the "Salt Lake Tribune." From the description of Scrapbook, 1891-1915. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122631146 ...

Woodarson, B. T.

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Howdyshell, Bud.

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Jemsen, Claude.

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Hughes, John.

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Ives, Laurel.

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Knight, Harry, 1907-1989.

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Roberts, Rube, 1896-

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McDaniel, Chas.

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Roach, Ruth Scantlin, 1896-1986.

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Schmidt, Cleo.

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Williams, Joel, 1915-

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Student at University of Maine. From the description of Folklore paper, 1971. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70955159 ...

Shelton, Dick, 1901-1970.

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Sundown, Jackson, 1863-1923.

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Hanna, Robert

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Robert Hanna (1789-1854) was Born in Lynchburgh, Virginia, on May 28, 1789, the son of Robert Hanna (born 1753 in Ireland) and Catherine Jones. Robert Hanna, Sr. co-founded and settled Lynchburgh, Campbell County, Virginia, and moved his family to Bull Creek, three miles north of Middleton, in Columbiana County, Ohio, in 1801, and lived out his life in New Lisbon, Ohio. He also founded Clarkson, Ohio. Robert Hanna, Sr. died in 1834. Robert Hanna (1789-1854) was trained a...

Poker Jim, Chief.

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Richards, Lucyle Garmes (Lucyle Roberts), 1909-

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Boam, Rube.

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Rogers, Bill

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Curtis, Arlo.

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Griffith, Dick, 1913-1984.

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Hobgood, Aub.

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Dale, Afton.

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Jones, Billy

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Seidler, Eddie.

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Bibb, Dee.

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Passon, Roy.

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Peacock, Gene.

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Hepler, Joe.

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Huskey, Lynn.

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Porter, Willard H., 1920-

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Willard H. Porter, rodeo journalist and former rodeo director of the National Cowboy Hall of Fame between 1979 and 1986, was born in 1920 in New Jersey. He served as editor of the "Quarter Horse Journal" from 1949 to 1953 and was editor and publisher of "Hoofs and Horns" during the mid 1950s. Porter wrote a weekly rodeo column in the "Sunday Oklahoman" newspaper between 1980 and 1991. In 1982 his book "Who's Who in Rodeo," an informational work on the Rodeo Hall of Fame inductees, was published....

Wilson, Chuck.

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Dorsey, E. V., 1917-

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Hellborn, Rose (Mrs. George Hellborn)

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Parker, Port.

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Williams, Chuck, 1959-

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Kirkpatrick, Joe.

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Matthews, Roy

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Cooper, Hughes

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Holcomb, Cleone.

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Hedges, D.

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Cooper, Norman

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Barnes, T.

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National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum

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Linder, Herman, 1907-

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Finley, Larry, 1921-1977.

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Roberts, Hazle.

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Smith, Alex R.

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Carney, Paul, 1912-1950.

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Irwin, Ruth, 1968-

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Francis, Mamie (Mamie Francis Skepper Hafley)

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Makey, E.

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McCormack, Orval.

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Welch, Joe, 1906-1991.

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Elliot, Creta.

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Watkins, Ward.

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Calen, Bob.

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Wheeler, Frankie F.

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Scrapbook compiled by Frank Wheeler, local Claremont businessman realtor, with contributed materials from Edwin Clarence Norton, former Dean of Pomona College, and others. From the description of Wheeler scrapbooks, 1884-1938. (Claremont Colleges Library). WorldCat record id: 53358821 ...

Witte, Randy

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Henderson, Prairie Rose, ca. 1870-1930s.

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Benard, Paul.

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Burke, Clarence.

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McLaughlin, Bob

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Pawnee Bill, 1860-1942

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Pawnee Bill was a Wild West show impresario and late contemporary of Buffalo Bill Cody, with whom he was in partnership between 1908 and 1913. From the description of Pawnee Bill letter, 1931. (National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum). WorldCat record id: 61257714 Gordon W. Lillie (1860-1942) was born in Illinois and worked as an interpreter and schoolteacher at the Pawnee Indian Agency in what is now Oklahoma, starting in 1878. He later worked as an interpreter for th...

Perry, Elton.

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McIntosh, Gee.

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Lee, Cotton.

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Tureman, Sonny, 1918-1995.

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Hastings, Fox, 1882-1948.

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Krieg, Vaughn (Vaughn Krieg Huskey), 1904-1976.

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Nesbitt, Don, 1907-1988.

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Hafley, California Frank (Charles F. Hafley), 1871-1940.

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Kirnan, Tommy, 1893-1937.

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Bedford, Cecil.

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Stuart, Buck.

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Pafford, Alread.

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Brownell, Sam, 1887-

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Griffith, Velma.

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Whiteman, Hub, 1910-1977.

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Walters, J. O.

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Rock, Joe

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Irwin, Jim

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