Dale Evans, Queen of the Cowgirls, even if she didn't get to ride Trigger, the World's Smartest Horse.
Tillie Baldwin, a "champion lady buckaroo," does some fancy riding at the 1912 Pendleton Round-Up, Oregon
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All a girl really needs is a good friend , a lasso, a gun, and a dog. Watch out!
Women with Guns
Back in the Saddle (1946) by Gil Elvgren Vintage western finds at www.rubylane.com @rubylanecom
A Taste of the Old Southwest on Ruby Lane
cowgirls are the proof that hard work, femininity, and fun go together perfectly
It's a Phoebe Clappsaddle Thing
Vera McGinnis, first cowgirl to ever wear pants while rodeoing, 1918.
Vintage illustration of a Western girl, 1908 - artist unknown
The American West: Art
A lovely cowgirl and her horse (art by Jules Erbit). #vintage #cowgirls #fashion
Laurette Taylor, 1906
Oldies, but goodies
Mabel Strickland 1897-1976 won more rodeo titles than any other woman, competing in steer, bronco and trick riding. She was one of only 2 women to compete in steer roping.