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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: P187-F1b  
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Descriptive Title: Portrait of N.B. Klaine   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 5 x 7   Condition: good
Text: [front] Klaine in middle age; Topeka, Kansas Sunday morning, February 27, 1887 [back] N.B. Klaine, Editor Dodge City Times; 37E; From the original Robert E. Eagan - Collection Box 856, Dodge City, Kansas. [note] N.B. Klaine Dodge City, Kansas; N.B. Klaine edited the Dodge City Times [Dodge City Times is underlined] for a number of years. The Times [Times is underlined] was published from 1876 to 1893, though not all under his editorship. Photo by the original Robert E. Eagan collection.
Misc Info: Picture is of a picture portrait of a man on top of a newspaper.
Subject: N.B. Klaine
Dodge City Times Editor
Dodge City, Kansas
Robert E. Eagan
  Related to:  P191-F1b
Other: Photo has stain on bottom corner front and back. Photo has glue stains on top back.    

CallNo: P212-A1a  
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Descriptive Title: Beaver, Oklahoma Main Street   Type: Print
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Size: 8 x 10 1/8   Condition: good
Text: [front] (arrow pointing left) 24 pics (arrow pointing right) Main St. Beaver, OK; 1893; [back] (arrow pointing left) 24 picts (arrow pointing right); ['rgs]; 41 1/2; Billy Olive, son of J.P. (Print) Olive, was bushwacked from behind the smaller building at the left as he and "Lengthy" Halford rode up and tied their horses in front of large building at right of picture (Garrigue? General Store) HEC; Please return photo to - Harry E. Chrisman Lane D. Apt. 74 Bluebonnet Courts Liberal, Kansas
Misc Info: Picture is of Main St. in Beaver, OK 1893. Buildings look run down. There is brush in the street. Photo has torn tape mark on top back.
Subject: Beaver, Oklahoma
Main Street
Billy Olive
J.P. (Print) Olive
Lengthy Halford
Garrigres General Store
  Related to:  E26

CallNo: P533-M  
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Descriptive Title: Old Star Wholesale Grocery Safe   Type: Print
Date of Origin: March 1960   Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2   Condition: excellent
Text: [front] MAR 60 ; Cincinnati [there is more words on the safe but they are illegible] [back of photo] Old Star Wholesale Grocery safe circa 1893.
Misc Info: Photo is of on old iron safe. There is a building in front of it. There are some kind of structures in the back. There is snow on the ground.
Subject: Safe
Star Wholesale Grocery
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