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Pete Hoppe on Cheyenne Devil, Cheyenne River rodeo
Pete Hoppe on Cheyenne Devil, Cheyenne River rodeo
TitlePete Hoppe on Cheyenne Devil, Cheyenne River rodeo
Date of Originalbetween 1925 and 1928
CreatorFiske, Frank Bennett, 1883-1952
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionPete Hoppe rides the bucking bronco Cheyenne Devil at the Cheyenne River rodeo. Another man on horseback is visible in the background, and a string of people watch from their cars, parked in the distance.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectSports & Recreation
Entertainment
Subject (LCTGM)Cowboys
Rodeos
Broncos
Automobiles
Indian reservations
Subject (LCSH)Indian cowboys
Personal NameHoppe, Pete
Cheyenne Devil (Horse)
LocationCheyenne River Indian Reservation (S.D.)
Decade1920-1929
Item Number1952-4259
Transcription"Pete Hoppe on Cheyenne Devil, Cheyenne River Rodeo, Fiske Foto 113"--Handwritten on front of photograph.
Relation[Is Part Of] Frank Bennett Fiske Papers, State Historical Society of North Dakota, MSS 10105
Biography/HistoryFrank Fiske served as an assistant steamboat captain prior to his lifelong work as a studio photographer, mostly associated with Fort Yates N.D. He learned the trade from S.T. Fansler, post studio photographer, and remained in Fort Yates to document the town, the Standing Rock Agency, and the changing ways of the frontier. Fiske was also a writer, and served for a time as a newspaper editor, and wrote a popular column carried in many newspapers. He was best known for his Indian photographs, which depicted everyday Indian life, as well as studio views.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionFrank B. Fiske Photograph Collection 1952
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (1952-4259)
Rights ManagementCopyright transferred to the State Historical Society of North Dakota.
Digital IDsh19524259
OCLC number61156024
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