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Catalog Number 10443-553
Title Sticker, Contestant, Nebraska's Big Rodeo, 1952
Object Name Sticker
Description Sticker for Nebraska's Big Rodeo in Burwell, NE. The sticker is off-white in color and contains the writing "Nebraska's Big Rodeo", "1953", and "Contestant".
Date 1953
Material paper, ink
Place of Origin USA: Nebraska (Garfield), Burwell
Height (in) 4
Width (in) 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.