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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: N6-F1b  
Descriptive Title: Col. Idaho Bill   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 1/2 x 3 1/2"   Condition: very good
Text: Col. Idaho Bill D.F.P. Co. [sign] Frontier Days Contest Not a wild west [....?]
Misc Info: Man dressed in Buffalo Bill clothes stands in front of Frontier Days sign
Subject: Col. Idaho Bill
Frontier Days
fringed coat
chaps cowboy boots
Buffalo Bill Wild West Show
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CallNo: P44-E1a2  
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Descriptive Title: Barney Pierson AKA Idaho Bill   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 4 x 4 15/16   Condition: very good
Text: [front] Col. Idaho Bill "D.F.P.Co." [on poster] [F]Rontier Days Contest [N]ot a Wild Wes[t] [W]orlds most [ou]tlaw bucking [?] [W]orlds Champion [?] [C]usters, Expert [?] [?] Dollars in cash pri[zes] [o]pen to the wor[ld] [?] shows daily [?]:30-8 [?] [back] Barney Pierson Col. "Idaho Bill" - Frontier Days - Cheyenne © D.F.P.Co.Inc. No Date.
Misc Info: Man sitting on a fence with big poster behind him. Has long hair, hat, fringed coat, boots and spurs.
Subject: Barney Pierson
Col. Idaho Bill
Frontier Days
Doubleday photo
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