Abe Morris Papers
Scope and Contents
Includes newspaper clippings and his written articles that are published in the All Exclusive Bull Riding News (2003-2005), The Fence Post (2003) and Rodeo News (2002).
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
Raised in Woodstown, New Jersey. Professional Rodeo Cowboys Assoc. member since 1977. Participant in the Wrangler Circuit Series, Dodge National Circuit Finals Rodeo, Mountain States Circuit Finals Rodeo. May 1980 graduate of University of Wyoming, Business Management. Since 1991 employed in financial services career. 1994 ended rodeo career. Author of “My Cowboy Hat Still Fits, My Life of as a Rodeo Star” published in 2005.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Abe Morris, 2004.
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
- African American rodeo performers. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- African Americans -- Colorado -- Aurora. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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