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Catalog Number 10443-563
Title Form, Entry, Nebraska's Big Rodeo, 1953, One Tablet of Forms
Object Name Form
Description This white and black form (pad) was used by Nebraska's Big Rodeo in 1953. The form is titled "Garfield Frontier Fair Association" "Nebraska's Big Rodeo" "August 12-13-14-15". The form contains an area for rodeo entries, the price of entry fees, as well as, a place for the contestant to give information. The pad also allows for a copy of the form to go to the individual filling out the form, these pages are yellow.
Date 1953
Material paper, ink
Place of Origin USA: Nebraska (Garfield)
Height (in) 8.5
Width (in) 5.5
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.