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|Born||Douglas Eugene Herrick|
8 July 1920
|Died||3 January 2003 (82) |
Douglas Eugene Herrick (July 8, 1920 - January 3, 2003) was an American taxidermist, popularly held to be the co-originator of the jackalope (along with his brother, Ralph Herrick).
- Martin, Douglas (2003-01-19), "Douglas Herrick, 82, Dies; Father of West's Jackalope", New York Times, http://www.nytimes.com/2003/01/19/us/douglas-herrick-82-dies-father-of-west-s-jackalope.html
- Oliver, Myrna (2003-01-23), "Douglas Herrick, 82; on a Whim He Created 'Jackalope'", Los Angeles Times, http://articles.latimes.com/2003/jan/23/local/me-herrick23
- Voynick, Steve (2003-03-17), "Of Western Myth and Jackalopes", High Country News (Paonia, Colorado), http://www.hcn.org/issues/246/13822
- ↑ "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVGN-FCMQ : 13 December 2015), Douglas Herrick, 2003; Burial, Casper, Natrona, Wyoming, United States of America, Highland Cemetery; citing record ID 115246032, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.