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  Harry E. Chrisman, former Liberal author and historian, donated a large collection of his writings, photographs, and other items to Liberal Memorial Library for the purpose of research. This database searches the contents of the Chrisman Collection.  
CallNo: P144-F1b  
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Descriptive Title: J.R. Tolman with Edison Phonograph   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 5   Condition: very good
Text: [front] (1) MAR 28 P30; E67; 4 1/2; "Battle ships sunk forts captured Armies on the run war between Russia and Japan; See moving pictures hear the lecture" [back] Photo of J.R. Tolman, taken in 1902 at Stove Hall, Redington, Nebr. by Craig Gilman, photographer. Frame No. - 26A copied Fairfield Foto Film Date Mar 8 1968 Return photo to Harry E. Chrisman 10245 W. 14th Ave. Denver, Colo. 80215 [taped note front] Caption for story Combining the new Edison Phonograph with film clips from the Russo-Japanese War provided exciting entertainment for rural people in the first decade of the century. --- Courtesy [insert symbol] Joseph Fairfield Foto. Bridgeport, Nebr. [taped note back] The Worke Cloister 3 or 4. L a novlist paid for o for collec THE SNARK RHW OOEKWE miniature and asking THE SEAS(half of a letter) large cloi item askin The snark - loose half dozen For Feb 3
Misc Info: Picture of a man behind phonograph with other equipment next to him with 2 signs. Picture was in manila envelope.
Subject: J.R. Tolman
Edison phonograph
Stove Hall
Redington, Nebraska
Craig Gilman
  Related to:  E4-F1
P146-F1b; L8-F1b
P147-F1b; P148-F1b; P150-A2b11; P151-A3p; L7-F1ab
Other: Photo has tape on top back.