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Block and Bridle Club, Student Life Records

Title: Block and Bridle Club, Student Life Records

Creator: Block and Bridle Club, 1919-

Dates: 1921-2004

Quantity: 3 boxes (2 linear feet)

Collection Number: RG 08-09-04

Language: English

Restrictions: None

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Preferred Citation: Block and Bridle Club, Student Life Records (RG 08-09-04). Archives & Special Collections, University of Nebraska–Lincoln Libraries.

Alternative Format: None

Biography:

The University of Nebraska Block and Bridle club was formed in 1919 when students from animal husbandry clubs in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska met in Chicago, Illinois, to form a national organization. The club focuses on promoting animal husbandy and associated scholastic and student standards for academic animal husbandry programs.

Scope and Content:

The Block and Bridle Club records contain annual publications, award banquet programs, newspaper articles, memos, an event poster and ticket, and photographs of club members, Nebraska Big Red Beef Progress show, cattle exhibitions, and other events.

Subjects:

Animal Husbandry

Cattle

Cattle--showing

Livestock exhibitions

University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Department of Animal Science

Series Description: Series 1: Publications and Programs, 1921-2004

This series includes annual club publications, award banquet programs, newspaper clippings, memos, and an event poster and ticket.

Series 2: Photographs, 1952-1995

Photograph subjects include the University of Nebraska Big Red Beef Progress show and cattle exhibitions. Slides contain pictures from Christmas coffee, Little Aksarben, meat judging contests, national and regional meetings, Quadrathalon, steak fry fundraisers, spring tours, horse and beef shows, alumni and honor banquets, and other club events.

Container List: Series 1: Publications and Programs, 1921-2004Box 1. Folder 1. Annual publications, 1970-1972 Box 1. Folder 2. Annual publications, 1973-1975 Box 1. Folder 3. Annual publications, 1976-1978 Box 1. Folder 4. Annual publications, 1979-1981 Box 1. Folder 5. Annual publications, 1982-1984 Box 1. Folder 6. Annual publications, 1985-1988 Box 1. Folder 7. Annual publications, 2002-2004 Box 2. Folder 1. News articles, press releases, event poster, memos, dance ticket, 1921-1981 Box 2. Folder 2. Programs, honor and award banquets, 1950-1978 Box 2. Folder 3. Floppy disk, Atlanta, 2000 Series 2: Photographs, 1952-1995Box 2. Folder 4. Photos, trophies, classroom shots, meat cuts demonstration, volleyball game, 1952-1957, undated Box 2. Folder 5. Photos, group portraits, 1953-1954 Box 2. Folder 6. Photos, President, Executive officers, 1955, Nov. 21 Box 2. Folder 7. Photos, Nebraska Big Red Beef Progress Show, 1977-1978 Box 2. Folder 8. Photos, Nebraska Big Red Beef Progress Show, 1981-1982 Box 2. Folder 9. Photos, Nebraska Big Red Beef Progress Show, 1987-1988 Box 2. Folder 10. Photos, Nebraska Big Red Beef Progress Show, 1989-1990 Box 2. Folder 11. Photos, Nebraska Big Red Beef Progress Show, 1990-1991 Box 2. Folder 12. Photos, Nebraska Big Red Beef Progress Show, 1994-1995 Box 2. Folder 13-17. Photos, Nebraska Big Red Beef Progress Show, undated Box 3. Folder 1-3. Slides, 1961-1975 Box 3. Folder 4. Slides, spring tour, 1973 Box 3. Folder 5-6. Slides, Hall of Fame members, 1973-1985 Box 3. Folder 7. Slides, 1976-1977 Box 3. Folder 8. Slides, 1978-1979 Box 3. Folder 9-12. Slides, 1980-1981 Box 3. Folder 13-15. Slides, 1982-1983 Box 3. Folder 16-18. Slides, 1984 Box 3. Folder 19. Slides, 1987-1989



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