America's only traveling African-American rodeo is rewriting history
An entire subculture emerges in the stadiums
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If you haven’t heard of the Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo, there’s a good chance you don’t know about a whole other side to the age-old narrative of America’s Wild West. The traveling exhibition showcases black rodeo talent and educates the country on the significant and underappreciated African-American contributions to the country’s Western frontier. So strap on your boots and gallop through this gallery for everything you need to know about this incredible subcultural event.
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