Black Hills Stock Show Cowboy
Old West Collectors Auction
Sponsored by The Duhamel Co. and KOTA
Rushmore Plaza Civic Center
Rapid City, South Dakota
Early Preview and Social
Friday evening, February 2, 5 - 8 p.m.
Auction, Saturday, February
3, 10:30 a.m.
(Doors open for preview at 8:30a.m.)
The Cowboy Heritage Auction has
grown to be the biggest Old West Collector Event in South Dakota
the most popular winter Old West Event in the northern United States.
This is a fast-moving, high-quality
auction that features something for everyone interested in Cowboy and Old
West history and memorabilia, from beginners to advanced collectors. Its
a good place to learn and have fun.
The Cowboy Heritage Auction is a
Black Hills Stock Show Foundation event.
Commissions from the sale go to the
Foundation for youth scholarships, support of the Western Jr. Livestock
Show, and the annual Foundation Grant Program.
The sale is organized, managed,
presented and auctioneered by an entire staff of volunteer help.
This Cowboy Heritage Auction has, to
date, raised over $20,000 contributing to the total of over $68,000 that
the Foundation has given back to the Rapid City Community and West River
Region in the name of Black Hills Stock Show through 20 Youth
Scholarships, support of the Western Jr. Livestock Show and their Annual
The Sale features 200
Saddles, Bits - Spurs -
Cowboy Gear - Casey Tibbs Memorabilia - Guns and Gun Leather - U.S.
Cavalry Tack and Gear - Western Art, Photos, Books - and Western
Featuring names that built the
Duhamel - Miles City - Al Furstnow -
Hamley - Frazier - J.S. Collins - Collins and Morrison - Crockett - Kelly
- McChesney - Buermann - Visalia - Colt - Winchester - Remington - Charles
Russell - L.A. Huffman - Deer Lodge, MT and Rawlins, WY prison
Auction consignments come from
collectors in Rapid City, here in South Dakota and six other states across
this Northern Plains Intermountain Region.
Partial List of Featured
Model 98, great rancher, modified form fitter, circa 1940.
Silver mtd. bit/spur set ... brass horseheads. No. 1882 spurs ... big,
full mtd. rowels. No. 2250, long shank bit. Matched set ... mint
33. C. P. Shipley.
Catalog No. 9, silver and brass mtd. Great cowboy bit!
55. Cowboy Cuffs.
Vintage, border stamped. Marked "B Leather Co."
Otto Ernst. Early, straight leg
batwings. Nickel conchas (14). Good cowboy chaps, pre-1920 ... noted Wyo.
KIDS COWBOY CORRAL
85. Roy Rogers Bed Spread.
Great western design. Full size.
96. Deer Lodge Prison Horsehair.
All-time feature! Prison-made headstall ... hitched/braided,
multi-colored. Very finest in prison craftsmanship ... one of the highest
caliber pieces anywhere!
CASEY TIBBS COLLECTION
104. Casey Tibbs Scarf.
Lee Riders red promo scarf.
GUNS / GUN LEATHER
112. Colt Lightning.
Mfg. 1885. .38 caliber, hex barrel, slide action.
122. Cavalry Pack Outfit.
Complete with pack saddle, canvas panniers, horsehair cinch.
WESTERN ART PHOTOS
136. Brenda Bruckner Original.
"Leather Artistry" ... colored pencil original by one of South
Dakota's own favorites. Hand-tooled leather frame.
144. Confessions of a Horse Thieve.
Original document ... Feb. 10, 1912. Rustler's detailed story from jail
158. L. A. Huffman Books.
The great western photographers classics
The Frontier Years
and Before Barbed Wire, two pictorial histories
1878 - 1920.
182. The Lazy Indian.
Boston Art Co., 1910. Great, porcelain, early piece to complement any