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|Born||Ralph Dale Herrick|
20 March 1922
|Died||1 January 2013 (90) |
Ralph Dale Herrick (March 20, 1922 - January 1, 2013) was an American taxidermist, popularly held to be the co-originator of the jackalope (with his brother Douglas Herrick), mounts of which he mass-produced and sold through retail outlets across the American Midwest through his company, Herrick's Big Horn Taxidermy.
- "Wyoming, Where Deer and Jackalope Play", New York Times, 1977-11-27, http://www.nytimes.com/1977/11/27/archives/wyoming-where-deer-and-jackalope-play.html