ERHOF has collected hundreds of photographs, posters, jewelry, prize buckles, programs, costumes, saddles, films, programs and many other historical artifacts from the Ellensburg Rodeo donated by local and national competitors, participants, volunteers, and their families.

The following pictures are only small sample of the items in Ellensburg Rodeo Hall of Fame’s large collection:

 

Award saddle belonging to Deb Copenhaver. Inscribed with “World’s Championship Rodeo 1952 Madison Square Garden” on both sides of the saddle.

Ellensburg Tree Saddle made by Farrell Harness Shop donated by Joe Powell and Judy Kleck.

Maude Barnett.

1929 Ellensburg champion saddle – Schaller Bennett.

 

 

Ellensburg Rodeo Posse shirt – Stewart Allen.

Spurs – Oscar McEwen.

Spurs – Oscar McEwen.

 

 

 

 

Boots – Buff Brady Jr.

Boots – Buff Brady Jr.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Photos and Rope – Buff Brady Jr.

Boots – Buff Brady Jr.

Hat – Worn by Linda Anderson Dozier, Rodeo Queen 1959.


Trophies – 1999, 2002, 2004 Omak Stampede; and 2003 and 2007 St. Paul, won by Ellensburg Posse.

Jacket – Rodeo Board Director, Allen Faltus.

Boots given to Rodeo Board Director, Allen Faltus.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Chaps – With the signature of Clint Corey.

Jacket – Katherine Bach.

Trophy and headstall, won by Katherine Bach.

 

 

 

 


Buckles won by Rod Lyman.

Photos and shirt – King County Posse.

Shadow Box – Marty Wood.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Jacket – Rochelle Bierek, 1987 Rodeo Princess.

Photo and Outfit – Trick Rider, Bernice Blair Dossey Bolen.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Belt, Gloves and Sash – Teresa Chepoda, 1979 Rodeo Princess.

Plate and Mug, Ellensburg Rodeo Memorabilia.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Outfit and Sash – Rochelle Bierek, 1987 Rodeo Princess.

Rodeo Memorabilia.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Rodeo Memorabilia.

Rodeo Memorabilia.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Rodeo Memorabilia.

Mary McManamy Seubert, 1960 Rodeo Queen.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Beaded Purse – Mary McManamy Seubert, 1960 Rodeo Queen.

Rodeo Memorabilia.

Hat – 1964 Rodeo Queen, Sandy Kern Bryan.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Stewart Anderson.

 

 

 

 


Rodeo Outfit – 1988 Princess Teresa Clarke.

Photo and Rope – Monty Montana.

Rodeo Outfit – 1949 Princess, Donna Driver Wyatt.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Rodeo Outfit – 1940 Queen Evelyn Mellergaard.

Rodeo Outfit – 1941 Queen, Bernice Bender.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Rodeo Scarves.

Garment Bag – Bob Swaim.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Pants – Buff Brady Jr.

Slide52 Butch Lehmkuhler Outfit and Photo

Photo and Outfit – Butch Lehmkuhler.

 

 

 

 

 


Slide53 Buff Brady Jr Outfit

Rodeo Outfit – Buff Brady Jr.

 

 

 

 

 


Rodeo Number and Photo – Joe Beaver.

Hat, Boots and Photo – Phil Gardenhire.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Rodeo Scarf, 1923 or 1924.

Buckles and Ring, Bronze Figure – Tom Ferguson.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Bronze Figure – Tom Ferguson.