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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.  
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CallNo: N12-E1a4  
Descriptive Title: Cowboy on "Teddy" at North Platte, Nebraska rodeo   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 3 1/2"   Condition: very good
Text: Ball on "Teddy" North Platte, Nebr. (Doubldeday) 6 Kodak Safety Film Kodak Safety Film
Misc Info: Cowboy rides longhorned bull at rodeo; cowboy on horse at far left
Subject: "Teddy"
longhorned bull
Ball
North Platte, Nebraska
Doubleday
rodeo
cowboys
horse
rodeo arena
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CallNo: N130-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Longhorn bull   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 9/16 x 2 3/8   Condition: very good
Text: [on side of negative] Kodak Safety Film Has a box of red drawn around bull.
Misc Info: Bull standing in the plains in front of several trees. Looks like it might be a longhorn. He is facing left in the photo. A box of red pencil is drawn tightly around the bull.
Subject: longhorn bull
cattle
cow
trees
telephone pole wires
Kodak
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CallNo: N14-E1a1  
Descriptive Title: Tommie Douglas thrown from "Teddy" at Norton, Kansas, rodeo   Type: Negative
Date of Origin: 1921   Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 3 1/2"   Condition: very good
Text: Tommie Douglas thrown from "Teddy" Norton, Kans. Copyright 1921 (R.R. Doubleday) 10 Kodak Safety Film Kodak Safety Film
Misc Info: Cowboy is thrown from longhorned bull at rodeo; horses, cowboys, and spectators line the fence; other cowboys on horses at far left
Subject: Tommie Douglas
"Teddy"
Norton, Kansas
R.R. Doubleday
fence buildings trees
longhorned bull
bull riding
cowboys
horses rodeo rodeo arena
spectators Kodak
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CallNo: N2-E1a6  
Descriptive Title: "Sharkey" the Famous Bucking Bull   Type: Negative
Date of Origin: 1913   Provenance:
Size: 2 1/2 x 3 1/2"   Condition: very good
Text: 12 P 11 Kodak Safety Film Kodak Safety Film "Sharkey" "The Famous Bucking Bull" 1913 Doubleday - Gustin
Misc Info: Cowboy is bucked off big bull; bull has saddle on it; grandstands in the back
Subject: Sharkey
bucking bull
Doubleday - Gustin
cowboy
Kodak
cowboy hat rodeo
saddle rodeo arena
shadow fence
grandstands
spectators tree
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CallNo: N31-E1a6  
Descriptive Title: Red Sublett riding "Topsey"   Type: Negative
Date of Origin: 1922   Provenance:
Size: 2 3/4 x 3 1/2"   Condition: very good
Text: Red Sublett riding "Topsey" (copyright 1922 R.R. Doubleday) 90666 Kodak Safety Film
Misc Info: Cowboy rides bucking bull; bull is off the ground, facing away from the camera and to the left; cowboy on horse back in background.
Subject: Red Sublett
"Topsey"
R.R. Doubleday
cowboys
bullriding
horse
rodeo
rodeo arena
Kodak
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CallNo: N44-E1a5  
Descriptive Title: Frank Smith bulldogging at Pendleton, Oregon, Round-Up   Type: Negative
Date of Origin: 1923   Provenance:
Size: 2 3/4 x 3 1/2"   Condition: very good
Text: 90679; Frank Smith Bulldogging Pendleton Round-Up ([copyright symbol] 1923 R.R. Doubleday); Kodak
Misc Info: Cowboy wrestles steer at rodeo; cowboy on horse to left; cowboy with steer; horse running beside cowboy and steer; circular track; grandstands full of people
Subject: Frank Smith
bulldogging event
Pendleton Round-Up
Pendleton, Oregon
R.R. Doubleday
cowboys
horses
rodeo rodeo arena steer
Kodak fence track
grandstands spectators
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CallNo: N5-E1a6  
Descriptive Title: John Hartwig on "Bovolo Pug"   Type: Negative
Date of Origin: 1922   Provenance:
Size: 2 1/2 x 3 1/2"   Condition: very good
Text: 2 Kodak Safety Film Kodak Safety Film John Hartwig thrown from "Bovolo Pug" (copyright 1922 R.R. Doubleday)
Misc Info: Cowboy is bucked off of a bull at a rodeo
Subject: John Hartwig
"Bovolo Pug"
R.R. Doubleday
steer
bull
bull riding
rodeo
rodeo arena
cowboy
fence Kodak trees
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CallNo: P104-E1a6  
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Descriptive Title: Frank Smith bulldogging at Pendleton Roundup   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1923   Provenance:
Size: 4 1/16 x 5 1/16   Condition: very good
Text: [front] Frank Smith Bulldogging Pendleton, Round- (© 1923 R.R. Doubleday)
Misc Info: Man jumps off running horse to wrestle steer while other cowboy on horse is running behind him. Grandstands are full of people.
Subject: Frank Smith
bulldogging
steer wrestling
Pendleton Round-up
Pendleton
R.R. Doubleday
rodeo
rodeo arena
track
cowboy horses grandstands spectators fence
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CallNo: P105-E1a6  
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Descriptive Title: Charlie Johnson thrown from steer at rodeo   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1923   Provenance:
Size: 4 1/16 x 5 1/16   Condition: very good
Text: [front] Charlie Johnson throw from Wild Steer (1923 R.R. Doubleday Copyright) [back] 1923
Misc Info: Cowboy is thrown off of bucking steer at rodeo. People are standing in arena behind him. Other people are sitting on something above and behind him.
Subject: Charlie Johnson
steer
R.R. Doubleday
rodeo
rodeo arena
bull riding
cowboys
fence
trees
spectators
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CallNo: P112-E1a6  
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Descriptive Title: Red Sublett riding   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1922   Provenance:
Size: 4 1/16 x 5 1/16   Condition: very good
Text: [front] Red Sublett riding "Topsey" (Copyright 1922 [back] Red Sublett riding "Topsey" © 1922 R.R. Doubleday
Misc Info: Cowboy rides bull at rodeo; cowboy on horse stands in background; shadow of bull and rider on ground.
Subject: Red Sublett
R.R. Doubleday
bull riding
cowboy
horse
ground
plains
shadow
rodeo
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CallNo: P179-D1e  
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Descriptive Title: Buffalo - catalo herd   Type: Print
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Size: 5 x 7   Condition: very good
Text: [back] Reduce to 4 1/2 x 3" deep; CJ Jones Buffalo + catalo herd; Return to Harry E. Chrisman 10245 W. 14th Ave. Denver, Colo. 80215; Please credit the Kansas State Historical Society, Topeka. [note] Copy L Charles J. (Buffalo) Jones' catalo-buffalo herd at Garden City, Kansas. Jones caught his calves from the remnant of the once great Southern Herd of buffalo, crossing the buffalo heifers with domestic bulls. The hybrid he named 'catalo.' Photo courtesy Kansas Historical Society. [Photo courtesy Kansas Historical Society. is underlined]
Misc Info: Picture is of a herd of buffalo (Catalo). They are behind a fence with some on a hill and some in foreground.
Subject: catalo
buffalo
Buffalo Jones
Charles J. Jones
Kansas Historical Society
calves
heifers
domestic bulls
hybrid
Garden City, Kansas
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CallNo: P26-E1a3  
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Descriptive Title:   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1913   Provenance:unknown
Size: 4 x 5   Condition: very good
Text: Front: "SHARKEY" "THE FAMOUS BUCKING BULL" ©1913 DOUBLEDAY + GUSTIN Back: "Sharkey" The Famous Bucking Bull" ©1913 Doubleday & Gustin (This photo was Doubleday's "BestSeller")
Misc Info: Cowboy gets bucked off bull Sharkey at a rodeo.
Subject: Sharkey the bull
cowboy
rodeo
crowd
saddle
cowboy hat
Doubleday and Gustin
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CallNo: P36-E1a1  
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Descriptive Title: Bull rider   Type: Print
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Size: 4 x 5   Condition: very good
Text: [front] Tommie Douglas thrown from "Teddy" copyright 1921 (R.R. Doubleday) Norton, Kans. [back] Tommie Douglas thrown from "Teddy" Bucking steer Norton, Kansas ©1921 R.R. Doubleday "Teddy" was purchased in 1917 from the 101 Ranch in Oklahoma. Four seconds was the longest any rider ever stayed on his back. In 1920 at Madison Square Garden they offered a (insert symbol)large prize to anyone staying aboard a full five minutes. No takers.
Misc Info: Trees in far back then fence with people on it and in front of it. 3 horses with riders; 2 horses tied to fence. 1 cowboy being thrown off of a longhorn.
Subject: Bull rider
Bull
cowboys
Tommie Douglas
Teddy (bull)
Norton, Kansas
Doubleday photo
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CallNo: P38-E1a  
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Descriptive Title: Bull rider   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 4 1/16 x 5   Condition: very good
Text: [on picture] Twig thrown from Bovolopug Right 1922 R.R. Doubleday) [back] John Hartwig thrown from "Bovolopug" - photo by R.R. Doubleday 1919
Misc Info: High fence in background; man in midair off of bull. Bull is dark with white spot on forehead. Man's hair is sticking straight up.
Subject: Bull rider
Bull
cowboy
arena
Bovolopug (bull)
John Hartwig
Doubleday photo
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CallNo: P398-F2f1  
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Descriptive Title: Don Bell   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 8 x 10   Condition: very good
Text: [front] To Harry Don Bell Ft Worth Texas [back] 72
Misc Info: Photo is of a man getting thrown from a bucking bull. The man is sliding off towards the camera. The bull's head is down. Can not see the bull's feet. There is a rig and bucking strap on the bull. There are tall wood pens behind the bull. There are 2 men standing next to the pens. One man's arm is resting on wood.
Subject: Bull riding
Rodeo
Corral
Cattle
Bulls
Cowboys
Don Hill
Harry Chrisman
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P395
P396
P397
P399
Other: There is tape on top front of photo. There is a tape tear mark on the top right front side.    

CallNo: P40-F2f1  
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Descriptive Title: Bull rider   Type: Print
Date of Origin: ca. 1921   Provenance:
Size: 4 x 5   Condition: very good
Text: [on picture] Ball on "Teddy" North Platte, Nebr., (Doubleday) [back] E.A. Ball on "Teddy" North Platte, Nebr. © Doubleday He stayed 3 seconds, then he and Teddy "parted company for life" as Ralph Doubleday told it. No date (circa 1921)
Misc Info: Picture of a man on a bucking bull in an open area.
Subject: Bull riding
bull
cowboy
Doubleday photo
Teddy (bull)
E.A. Ball
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CallNo: PC15-E1a2  
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Descriptive Title: Floyd Hand at Sheridan, Wyoming, rodeo   Type: Postcard
Date of Origin:    Provenance:possibly Western Horsemen magazine
Size: 3 1/2 x 5 1/2   Condition: good
Text: [front] Floyd Hand Dismounting? From Wild Brahma ([copyright symbol] R.R. Doubleday) Sheridan Wyo. Rodeo. [back] The Western Horseman Sep 1979; Post Card; Place Stamp Here. Correspondence; Address; Floyd Hand dismounting from Wild Brahma, Sheridan, Wyo. Rodeo (copyright symbol) R.R. Doubleday; Photo from Jack Bailey (brand symbol - fancy B over half-moon arc) 615 Storey Blvd., Apt. 317 Cheyenne, Wyo. (1989)
Misc Info: Cowboy gets bucked off bull at rodeo; spectators and other cowboys in background.
Subject: Floyd Hand
wild Brahma bull
Sheridan, Wyoming
rodeo
R.R. Doubleday
cowboys in background
spectators
Jack Bailey
Cheyenne, Wyoming cowboys on horses
fence pole Western Horseman
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