Free Shipping On Orders Over $45
 Home  Contact Us Shipping Info View Cart Search    
A WESTERN LEGACY
Item #:107578
Your Price:$29.95
 
Out of Stock
Quantity: 

Basic shipping only. What's this?
This item has been discontinued and is no longer available.
A WESTERN LEGACY

Author: National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
Publisher: UNIVERSITY of OKLAHOMA PRESS, Sep 2005
Binding: Softcover
ISBN: 0-8061-3731-2

Synopsis
A richly illustrated tribute to a world-class museum. Offers both an institutional history & a captivating collection of photos. Foreword by Charles P. Schroeder. 274 color illus, 50 B&W illus; 10x12 inches, 256 pgs.

More Information
From its vantage point in Oklahoma City, the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum commands a rare view of the American West. In half a century it has grown from a Hall of Fame honoring the American cowboy to a world-class institution housing extraordinary collections of art, artifacts, and archival materials. A Western Legacy celebrates the fiftieth anniversary of this premier museum, offering both an institutional history and a captivating collection of photographs representing its extensive holdings.

Opening with a history of the museum by David Dary, A Western Legacy presents for the first time in one volume numerous color images of the museum?s signature artworks and artifacts, selected for their rarity, superior quality, or historic importance, each accompanied by an interpretive essay. These include examples of western art by Charles M. Russell, Frederic Remington, and others; stunning boots, chaps, and saddles; a diverse selection of traditional and fine art by American Indians; military artifacts; antique photographs; an assortment of rodeo trophies; superlative firearms; and memorabilia from the entertainment world.

This volume, which marks the inauguration of The Western Legacies Series, is a stirring testament both to the museum?s holdings and to the persistence of western heritage in a new century.

Volume 1 in The Western Legacies Series

Introduction by David Dary
Photography by Ed Muno
Contributions by Steven L. Grafe, Susan Hallsten McGarry, Charles E. Rand, Richard C. Rattenbury, and Donald W. Reeves.


 
Other Items That May Interest You
 
50 Dry Fly Grab-Bag AssortmentFly Dry - Saturated Fly Dryer8 Compartment Fly Box
50 Dry Fly Grab-Bag Assortment
Regular Price: $34.99 
Your Price: $34.99 
Qty:   
Fly Dry - Saturated Fly Dryer
Regular Price: $4.99 
Your Price: $4.99 
Qty:   
8 Compartment Fly Box
Regular Price: $3.99 
Your Price: $1.99 
Qty:   
Beadhead Grab Bag Assortment - 50 FliesMorell Small Fly BoxMorell Medium Fly Box
Beadhead Grab Bag Assortment - 50 Flies
Regular Price: $34.99 
Your Price: $34.99 
Qty:   
Morell Small Fly Box
 
Your Price: $10.99 
Qty:   Color: 
Morell Medium Fly Box
 
Your Price: $11.99 
Qty:   Color: