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Catalog Number 10443-561
Title Card, Advertising, Nebraska's Big Rodeo, 1953 Entry Fees and Purses
Object Name Card, Advertising
Description Advertisement for the 30th annual Nebraska's Big Rodeo, in Burwell Nebraska. The advertisement features the date of the rodeo, as well as, a list of events (featuring prize money totals for each event).

colors: white and red
Date 1953
Material paper, ink
Place of Origin USA: Nebraska (Garfield), Burwell
Height (in) 9.35
Width (in) 4
People Ilgenfritz, Clyde Raymond, 1887-1962
Event Nebraska's Big Rodeo
History Nebraska's Big Rodeo has been held in Burwell, Nebraska since 1921, when Homer C. Stokes hosted the towns first-ever rodeo.

This object was collected by Clyde Raymond Ilgenfritz. Clyde was the Burwell Rodeo Assistant Arena Director from 1927 to 1930. He was the head of registering and paying off contestants for the rodeo from 1927 to 1961.
Credit line Charles F. Green Family, Burwell (Garfield), Nebraska
Collection Green, Charles F.