Jump to content


National Ranching Heritage Center

  • Please log in to reply
2 replies to this topic

#1 bruce johnson

bruce johnson

    Saddlery & Tack Moderator

  • Moderator
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 3,520 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Oakdale, CA

Posted 14 May 2009 - 10:19 PM

One of my favorite shows is All Around Performance Horse on RFD. They seem like real guys and feature stuff I enjoy watching. Tonight's episode included a visit to the National Ranching Heritage Center in Lubbock Texas. Looks like the museum enjoys plenty of space and has some great displays. One of them is the saddle shop display of Tooter Cannon. He has had some mention here in the past. Here's a link to the main website - National Ranching Heritage Center a link to the Tooter Cannon display - Tooter Cannon saddle shop and another to the history of saddles - A Century of Saddles. This place sure looks like a "don't miss if you get close". I'd appreciate it if anyone visits to take some pictures and post them here.
Bruce Johnson
Malachi 4:2
"the windshield's bigger than the mirror, somewhere west of Laramie" - Dave Stamey
Vintage Leather Tools for sale - www.brucejohnsonleather.com

#2 jwwright



  • Members
  • PipPip
  • 493 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Flint Hills, KS
  • Leatherwork Specialty:saddles and tack

Posted 15 May 2009 - 10:09 PM

Thanks for posting this Bruce. The Ranching Heritage Center is a great deal. Way back when they first got it going, I participated in some fund raisers they did, and have been there several times. However, it has been a while. We intend to get down that way in the Fall of this year, and I will get some photos. JW

#3 dbarleather



  • Members
  • PipPip
  • 154 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Colorado
  • How did you find leatherworker.net?:N/A

Posted 16 May 2009 - 08:20 PM


That was very interesting to read. Thanks for posting it.


Edited by dbarleather, 16 May 2009 - 08:21 PM.

Similar Topics Collapse

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users