Rewind·Posted on Jul 11, 201315 Retro Pics Of Truly Badass CowgirlsYee-haw, ladies.by Leonora EpsteinBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. A shot captured in 1912 shows Florence LaDue and her fancy lasso skills. Archive/Getty Images 2. Ethelyn Dectreaux, a rodeo rider, in 1935. General Photographic Agency/Getty Images 3. Roper Jane Burmudy makes a lasso dance in 1912. Historic Photo Archive/Getty Images 4. 1945: Actress and rodeo champ Betty Miles poses for an epic pic. DeMauro/Hulton Archive/Getty Images 5. Mildred Douglas Chrisman, an early cowgirl and stunt woman, rides a bull like a boss in 1930. Vintage Images/Getty Images 6. Famed rodeo horsewoman Mabel Strickland in 1925. FPG/Getty Images 7. 1930s rodeo gals. FPG/Getty Images 8. 1920s Hollywood gave the American cowgirl a slightly more glam look as seen on actress Dale Evans. Loomis Dean//Time Life Pictures/Getty Images 9. In 1949, actors Wayne Burson and Wendy Waldron pose on set. Hulton Archive/Getty Images 10. And Judy Garland embodying a cowgirl is just too good. John Kobal Foundation/Getty Images 11. An 1890 publicity photo for one of America's greatest cowgirls, Annie Oakley. Hulton Archive/Getty Images 12. Woman's best friend in 1940. H. Armstrong Roberts/Retrofile/Getty Images 13. My kind of lady, circa 1912. Buyenlarge/Getty Images 14. Look, ma! No hands. Underwood Archives/Getty Images 15. Rockin' cowgirl style in the '50s before Madonna made it cool. Yee haw, indeed. H. Armstrong Roberts/Retrofile/Getty Images This post inspired by Messy Nessy Chic.