Guide to the Suzanne Fisher Collection 2013.001

Finding aid prepared by Katherine Staab
W.K. Kellogg Arabian Horse Library. California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
3801 West Temple Avenue
Pomona, CA, 91768
(909) 869-3775
wkkahl@csupomona.edu
December 10, 2013


Title: Suzanne Fisher Collection.
Identifier/Call Number: 2013.001
Contributing Institution: W.K. Kellogg Arabian Horse Library. California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 Box (1 box)
Date (inclusive): 1967-1970
Abstract: Collection of items donated by Suzanne Fisher from her time at Cal Poly Pomona, including a copy of her senior thesis.
creator: Fisher, Suzanne

Access

The entire collection is open for all qualified researchers by appointment only. All inquiries about this collection should be directed to the Arabian Horse Subject Specialist.

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

In order to reproduce, publish, broadcast, exhibit, and/or quote from this material, researchers must submit a written request and obtain formal permission from the W.K. Kellogg Arabian Horse Library, Cal Poly, Pomona, as the owner of the physical collection.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of Item], Suzanne Fisher Collection, W.K. Kellogg Arabian Horse Library, Pomona, California.

Acquisition Information

Donated by the Creator/Collector (Suzanne Fisher) in September 2013.

Biographical/Historical

Suzanne Fisher is a Graduate of Cal Poly Pomona (Animal Science department). She worked and showed horses (including Abu Dauphin) at the horse unit from 1967 to 1970. Her senior thesis was on a comparison of Arabian horse breeding in Europe and the Middle East. In May of 1970, she toured with Arabian Horse World.

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of one box, and includes ribbons, souvenirs, images, and papers related to Suzanne Fisher's time at Cal Poly Pomona. Her senior thesis is also included.

 

Senior thesis: A Comparative Study of Arabian Horse Breeding in Certain Countries of Europe and the Middle East, by Suzanne R. Fisher. 1970

Language of Material: English
 

Other Horse Unit Pictures

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: Color copies of 4 photos (on 3 pages)
 

Showing Abu Daufin

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 6 photocopied pages of Suzanne Fisher showing Abu Daufin: Places in Show Competition 1968-70 Color photo copy of 2 photos (on 1 page) Black and white copies of 5 photos (on 4 pages)
 

Ribbons (2)

Physical Description: Ribbons won by Suzanne Fisher and Abu Daufin 1. Large, yellow: Third Place, Cal Poly Intercollegiate Horse Show; written on back: Abu Daufin, Western Pleasure Open, 2/21/70 2. Small, yellow: Third Place, Cal Poly Open Horse Show; written on back: Abu Daufin, Western Pleasure, 2/21/70
 

Sunday Show info 1968

Physical Description: Newspaper article (dated 10/26/68), program, and brochure from Sunday Show
 

The Arabian Horse Tradition (pamphlet)

Language of Material: English
 

Misc. Papers

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: Letter accompanying donation (9/13/2013) Copy of check and note to Cheryl Meaux (10/10/13) Animal Science Club Meeting Flyer (3/12/69) Clipping: "Looks like an Arab" by Gladys Brown Edwards, reprinted from the Arabian Horse News Clipping: "Horse Wisdom of the Arabs" by Bill Leftwich (poem and drawings)
 

Souvenir of the Royal Stables 1969

Language of Material: English
 

Arabian horse pin, gold

 

Arabian horse pin, silver

 

Arabian horse medallion "F.E.R.A.U.", in green box

Language of Material: Arabic