A woman rides a horse at the spring race meet for the Portland Hunt Club at Garden Home. She is holding what appears to be a metal bowl. In front of her, another woman stands at ground level holding folded papers. The rider uses one hand to hold the horse’s rein. Written on the negative is “Mrs. Omer Bonney - Sun Blanket” (negative 1 of 6).
Two horse-drawn chuckwagons race on a dirt track during the 1940 Molalla Buckeroo. Men with long horse whips ride in the carts, kicking dust into the air. A crowd in bleachers can be seen along the sides of the arena (negative 1 of 3).
Riders on horseback gather in a dirt arena at the Molalla Buckeroo. A man in Native American garb is facing towards the camera holding an American flag on a pole. A crowd in bleachers can be seen in the distance (negative 7 of 7).
A man in a cowboy hat leans down onto a roped calf at the St. Paul Rodeo. Next to him is another man on a horse, who is holding a flag in a raised hand. Spectators watch from the edges of the dirt arena, beyond which buildings can be seen (negative 5 of 5).
A woman wearing a horse riding outfit and boots receives a ribbon during the Portland Hunt Club paper chase. A man is facing towards her, and is holding the ribbon and another item is his hands. Behind the pair is a horse (negative 6 of 6).
A woman (a reporter?) standing next to guards on horseback at Oregon Shipbuilding Corporation in Portland. The woman, wearing a hat and long coat, is turned towards the camera while one of the guards looks downward at her (negative 1 of 9).
Two guards on horseback at Oregon Shipbuilding Corporation in Portland. They’re on a paved road next to a large ship, with two men at the front. Several metal structures over the road appear to hold cranes (negative 9 of 9).
Portrait, taken outdoors, of four unidentified men posing on a green, possibly a golf course, with two tractors, a pair of harnessed horses, and other equipment. Two of the men are sitting on the tractors and the other two men are standing nearby. Also see image Nos. 371N2781, 371N4523, and 371N4524. Image note: Photograph quality is poor due to deterioration of the negative.
Group portrait of unidentified men posing on a green, possibly at a golf course, with a pair of harnessed horses, two tractors and other equipment. Also see image Nos. 371N2780, 371N2781, and 371N4524. Image note: Speckling in image is due to deterioration of the negative.
Portrait, taken from the side, of an unidentified woman on horseback. They are facing to the left, and the horse is standing on a path near a building. The text “3 —“ is written on the negative and is visible in the lower right corner of the image.
Photograph of an unidentified woman on horseback, possibly at a horse show. A large covered area and more horses and riders are visible in the background. The number 2 is written on the negative and is visible in the lower right corner of the image.
Photograph of a woman standing next to a saddled horse and holding the horse’s reins. The woman is wearing a hat, collared shirt, jacket and tie. The text “Miss Ballou” is written on the negative and is visible on the right side of the image.
Photograph of an unidentified boy sitting on a pony. Standing next to the pony are three unidentified men, all wearing suits and ties. Another boy is visible in the background, also standing next to the pony. The men at left and right are also pictured in image No. 4937.
Photograph of a horse and unidentified rider jumping over a fence, possibly on a course. The number 9 is written on the negative and is visible in the lower right corner of the photograph. Image note: Speckling in image is due to deterioration of the negative.