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This photo shows an African-American cowboy proudly sitting saddled on his horse in Pocatello

Nat Love, an African-American cowboy and former slave, pictured circa 1900. Nat Love was the most famous black hero of the Old West largely down to his ...

Ned Huddleston an African-American cowboy and former slave, pictured circa 1880s. Ned

Bill Pickett a cowboy and rodeo performer. From Texas, he became a ranch hand

Despite their skills with cattle and horses, black ranch hands still faced discrimination. They

This shows the famous cowboy Jesse Stahl riding a horse backwards. Jesse was an African

Pictured are two more black cowboys with a horse, although unlike the legendary Jesse Stahl

Although not technically a cowboy, Fields was legendary in Cascade, Montana for her love of brawling, drinking and horses and regularly dressed like a man

Black cowboys at the 'Negro State Fair' in Bonham, Texas, 1913.

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Bill Pickett, left and posing with his brothers, a cowboy and rodeo performer.

Bob Lemmons of Carrizo Springs, Texas, pictured August 1936. Bob is considered one

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That didn't stop the search party from finding a trap door to a secret basement stained with blood, or the eight bodies buried in the family's garden.

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By the early 20th century technological advances and federal regulation were shaping the industry. In time cattle ranchers stopped warring with homesteaders ...

This photograph titled “Cowboys Walking,” by Laura Wilson at J. R. Green Cattle Company in Shackelford County, Texas, May 13, 1997, is one the Dallas ...

In fact, it's believed that the real “Lone Ranger” was inspired by an African American man named Bass Reeves. Reeves had been born a slave but escaped West ...

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The cover image of Love's autobiography.

Back at the ranch, the workdays were just as long, and the living conditions worse than out on the range. The cowboys and ranch hands shared a small ...

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