Cox, Patricia Joder

Cox, Patricia Joder
Cox, Patricia Joder, 1933-, interviewee; Gordon, Joyce, interviewer;
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People: Anna Best Joder, Bob (Robert) Joder, Ellie Joder


Places: Boulder, Joder Arabian Ranch, Peaceful Valley


Topics: Anna Best Joder (early life, living in Kansas, Nebraska and Wyoming, “Arabian Horse News” magazine she founded and published, moving to Boulder in the mid-1950s, development of the Joder Arabian Ranch, development of the Rocky Mountain School of Horsemanship, selling books, art and jewelry at horse shows, awards won, display of antiques belonging to Anna Best Joder), Joder Arabian Ranch (water on the ranch, buildings on the ranch, Hobby Horse Gift Shop, development of surrounding land, use of the main house for groups coming for riding training and for a ropes course, maintenance and remodeling of house by Patricia Joder Cox, change of ranch to a boarding stable, landscaping of property, tour of main house, artwork and fireplaces built of native stone), Arabian horses, Van Vleet Arabian Ranch, horse paintings done by Madam Kingham-LaChevre. Includes numerous videographed photographs of family members, Joder Arabian Ranch and horses.


Cox, Patricia Joder, 1933-
Joder Arabian Ranch (Boulder County, Colo.)
Arabian horse Colorado Boulder County.
Horse farms Colorado Boulder County.
Horses Colorado Boulder County.
Ranch life Colorado Boulder County.
Boulder (Colo.) History Biography.
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Supplemental material available in the OH file: numerous articles and newspaper articles about Anna Best Joder and Joder Arabian Ranch.
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