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dc.descriptionPhotograph of a couple in western costume standing before a band, also dressed in western wear. The photograph was part of the Block and Bridle Annual Report for 1951-1952 and was placed on page 22. The couple were winners of the most typically dressed for the "Days of 49" costume party.en_US
dc.descriptionSponsored by the Animal Science Department of the College of Agricultural Sciences, the Block and Bridle Club was an organization made up of undergraduate and graduate students who supported the livestock industry and the Animal Science Dept. Activities included an annual ham and turkey sale, the Annual Little International All University Livestock Show and Judging Contest, an banquet, and presentations of scholarships to members. The national chapter of Block and Bridle Club was formed in 1919 in Chicago, Illinois. The Texas Tech chapter was a major sponsor of the All-College Rodeo, which began in 1930, and Western Days, which began in 1946.en_US
dc.format.extent1 print : b&w ; 4 x 6 in.
dc.publisherDigitized by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library.
dc.relation.ispartofThis image is taken from the Block and Bridle 1951 Scrapbook p. 22, U 211.1.
dc.rightsThe images in this collection are for study purposes, teaching, classroom projection and research only. Permission to publish these digital files in any form must be obtained from the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, 806-742-9070 or e-mail
dc.subject.lcshTexas Technological College. Dept. of Animal Science.
dc.subject.lcshTexas Technological College--Societies, clubs, etc.
dc.subject.lcshTexas Technological College--Students--Social life and customs.
dc.subject.lcshBands (Music)--Texas--Lubbock.
dc.title[Days of 49 costume party]en_US

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