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Will Rogers - Riding into the Sunset

William Penn Adair "Will" Rogers
Oologah, Oklahoma, 1879-Point Barrow, Alaska, 1935
American cowboy, comedian, humorist, social commentator, vaudeville performer and actor
(Wikipedia)
Electra W. Biggs
1948

Lubbock /  Will Rogers - Riding into the Sunset   Lubbock /  Will Rogers - Riding into the Sunset

Description

Bronze statue of Rogers riding his horse Soapsuds.

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WILL ROGERS
"riding into the sunset"
1879 1935

presented to the texas technological college
by the amon g. carter foundation - 1948

Signature

executed by electra waggoner
bronze by / the sculptors workshop inc. / l.i.city n.y.

Information Sign

WILL ROGERS
"Riding into the Sunset"
1879-1935
Presented to
Texas Technological College
by the
amon g. carter foundation
1948

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