Go Big Red for Raise the Roof

This year's Box Butte County Fair in Hemingford will feature the Go Rig Red for Raise the Roof Husker football memorabilia auction.

Over 80 pieces of Husker football collectibles from 1943 thru 2011 have been donated by Cynthia and Kevin Horn of Alliance, with auction proceeds for a new livestock barn at the Box Butte County Fair.

Most of the items will be sold via a silent auction in the Open Class Building this Thursday from 9 -9,, Friday from 9-9, and Saturday from 9-6, with the silent auction ending at 6 o'clock Saturday night.

Other items will be sold at Friday's cookie jar auction at 4 p.m., and Saturday's livestock sale at 12:30 p.m.

Auction Items include:


Framed 1970 Omaha World Herald poster of 1971 Jerry Tagge Touchdo

Framed History of Nebraska Football Uniforms Print

Framed 1955 Memorial Stadium Photo

Framed 1997 Memorial Stadium Photo

Framed 1943 Stadium Photo

Framed 1994 National Champion Poster signed by Tom Osborne

Framed 1983 Scoring Explosion Poster

Framed Jerry Tagge Orange Bowl Touchdown Print

Framed 1970-71 Photos Collage

Framed Very Large 1970-71-95-95 National Champion Rug (In Memory of Mel Sauer)

Framed Four-Time National Champion Print (Devaney and Osborne)

Large Framed 200th Sellout Poster

Small Framed 200th Sellout Poster

Small Framed 300th Sellout Poster

Framed Photo of Bob Devaney taken in 1973 Orange Bowl (His Last Game)

Framed 1989 Nebraska Football Centennial Poster

Framed Color 8-foot long photo of Memorial Stadium on Game Day 1990

Large Husker Baseball Jersey

1971 Orange Bowl Plaque with Jerry Tagge

1970-1976 Memorial Stadium AstroTurf Plaque

Small Johnny Rodgers Statue

Nebraska Doll

Nebraska Yarn Doll

Harry Husker metal plate

Large Husker Clock

Metal 1994 and 1995 National Champion Cannisters

1970-71 National Champion Decanter with Bob Devaney

Go Big Red Decanter

1997 National Champion Ceramic Mug

Bob Devaney bobble head

Husker Truck Diecast (In Memory of Luke Jensen)

Autographed Jordan Hooper Husker Baskeball and 2011-12 Lady Husker Media Guide Autographed by Jordan Hooper and Lindsay Moore.

Framed Husker Glass Etching

Husker Triva Board Game

Omaha World Herald Big 8/Big 12 History Book (2011)

Big 8 History Book (1979)

Big 10 Nebraska vs. Ohio State Coins (2011)

Nebraska Era of Champions Book

Two - 24" Nebraska 1970-71 National Champion Metal Trays

1994, 1995, 1997 National Champion Ceramic Plates

Book - Not the Game But The Glory by Jim Rose

Book - Go Big Red (1966)

Book - The Big Red Adventure (photo book by Rick Anderson)

1984 Husker belt buckle with 1983 game scores

Two - Tom Osborne 25th anniversary mugs

Book - Tom Osborne's Silver Celebration

Book - Tom Osborne's Flawless Finale'

Book - A Day in the Life of Fans of Memorial Stadium

Osborne-Devaney 100th Wins Paperweight

1970 - National Champion Glass

1970, 71, 94, 95, 97 National Champion License Plates

1997 National Champion Football Magnets

Small Five-Time National Champion Plaque

1971 Nebraska Radio Highlights announced by Lyell Bremser

1992-1998 Memorial Stadium AstroTurf Paperweight

300th Consecutive Sellout Coin

Two - Five Time National Champion Cloth Banners

1994 National Champion Rug

1994-95 National Champion Cooking Apron

Dozens of pieces of Husker Glasses and Mugs from 1970 to 2004

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