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Francis McMackin ridin' pretty, McLaughlin Fair
Francis McMackin ridin' pretty, McLaughlin Fair
TitleFrancis McMackin ridin' pretty, McLaughlin Fair
Date of Originalbetween 1925 and 1928
CreatorFiske, Frank Bennett, 1883-1952
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionFrancis McMackin rides a bucking bull at the McLaughlin Fair while a small crowd watches from behind a fence. Several horses and a car are also visible in the background.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectSports & Recreation
Entertainment
Subject (LCTGM)Cowboys
Horses
Rodeos
Bulls
Crowds
Fences
Automobiles
Subject (LCSH)Bull riding
Personal NameMcMackin, Francis
LocationMcLaughlin (S.D.)
Decade1920-1929
Item Number1952-4266
Transcription"Francis McMackin- ridin' pretty McLaughlin Fair Fiske Foto 175"--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 (1952-4266)
Rights ManagementCopyright transferred to the State Historical Society of North Dakota.
Digital IDsh19524266
OCLC number61156024
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