4 Books About Cheyenne Frontier Days
History is made every year in Cheyenne Wyoming at Cheyenne Frontier Days. That has inspired several books about 'The Daddy Of Them All,' or, the professional rodeo that launched the professional rodeo industry.
Here are 4 books worth looking up about Cheyenne Frontier Days.
1). Cheyenne Frontier Days by Starley TalbottLinda Graves Fabian. Fill with hold photos and quick history blurbs it is a good book for those who want an overview of CFD history.
2). Daddy Of Them All by Robert D Hanseworth is 168 pages of good reading. But it was published back in 1967 so it's history does go back then. The book is still available on Amazon.
3). Cheyenne Frontier Days, the first 100 years: A pictorial history. This book was written by various authors, many of them are unnamed. But the photos are good and the history is accurate.
4). Let's Go! Let's Show! Let's Rodeo!: The History of Cheyenne Frontier Days. By Shirley Flynn. This is the deluxe limited edition 64 of 200 signed by the author and bye all the chairmen of the frontier days committee for 1996 with their photo on signature page. Slip cased in nice black box in very good shape. The jacket has a few minor chips and light wear. book is in excellent shape.
Any of these books are good. All are collectors items.