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Bull rider, Boulder History Museum
Mamie Francis atop Bobby the Steer circa 1935. Born Elba May Ghent about 1885 in Janesville, Wisconsin. Married to Herbert Skepper, a renowned Roman rider, Francis joined Pawnee Bill’s Wild West Show in 1901. She remained there until 1907 when she joined the 101 Ranch Show. Married to Wild West show promoter, California Frank Hafley, since 1909, Francis made over 626 jumps on her white high-diving horse between 1908 and 1914 in spite of her inability to swim. Photo by Ralph Doubleday
Old west horse
It is believed that Whirling Horse was a member of a Wild West Show, possibly Buffalo Bill Cody's.
☀Wild Horses by randy_harris | Flickr
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Wild Horses - they need the right to the land that was given to them. They don't need to be held in feed-lot pins.
Lucille Mulhall was born on October 21, 1885. Lucille was a famous trick rider and first cowgirl act in The Wild West Show (with her famous horse, Governor).
Crazy Vintage Horse Dive Photo
little old man. zanthia.
Wild Mustangs. This I am jealous of... ONE DAY I will take a pic like this.
U.S. West: [Cowgirl standing with horse] by SMU Central University Libraries, via Flickr