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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: P205-F1a  
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Descriptive Title: Mildred Douglas-World Champion Lady bronc-buster   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1918   Provenance:
Size: 4 x 4 15/16   Condition: good
Text: [front] Mildred Douglas World Champion Lady bronc-buster; copyright 19[18] D.F.P.Co., Inc. died Jan. 25, 1982 Don Bell Days [back] Mildred Douglas World's Champion Woman Bronco Buster (copyright symbol) 1918 by Doubleday, F.P.Co., Inc. Mildred Douglas Return photo to Harry E. Chrisman 10245 W. 14th Ave. Denver 80215
Misc Info: Woman cowgirl stands with one arm raised and the other at her side holding cowboy hat; vest and chaps have fringe and conchos. Photo has tape on top and bottom back.
Subject: Mildred Douglas
World Champion lady bronc-buster
D.F.P.Co., Inc.
Don Bell Days
Doubleday
female cowboy conchos
female cowboy woman
fringed vest
fringed chaps
boots
  Related to:  N78-F1a
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CallNo: P394-F1b  
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Descriptive Title: Don Bell   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1936   Provenance:
Size: 4 7/16 x 6 1/2   Condition: very good
Text: [front] Don Bell
Misc Info: Photo is of a man dressed in cowboy hat and boots. He is standing with his hands behind him. Looks like a field in far background. There is a wood fence behind and to the left of him. Looks like there are machines or something in the field. He is possibly standing in a corral. His shadow is showing on the ground to the right.
Subject: Don Bell
Cowboy
Fence
  Related to:  P395
P396
P397
P398
P399
Other: Photo has a staple mark on top. Photo has tape on left front.    

CallNo: P395-F1b  
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Descriptive Title: Don Bell   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1936   Provenance:
Size: 3 15/16 x 6 1/2   Condition: very good
Text: [front] To My Writer Coach friend Harry E. Chrisman Don Bell R.R. 1936 Don Bell [back] 13 words 300 25 lines 325 ____ _________ 165 1500 26 600 _______ 900 325 ______________ 97,500
Misc Info: Photo is of a man standing. It is same as P394 but is cropped on left side.
Subject: Don Bell
Harry Chrisman
Friend
Writer
Coach
  Related to:  P394
P396
P397
P398
P399
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CallNo: P396-F2a1  
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Descriptive Title: Don Bell   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 8 x 10   Condition: good
Text: [front] To Harry Chrisman a dam good hand Reckless Red Mane holt riding Don Bell [back] 72
Misc Info: Photo is of three men breaking a horse. There is one man on the ground. Looks like he gave the man on right a leg up. There is a man in mid air on the horse on the right. The horse on the right has no saddle. He is being held by man on horse to the left. The horse on the right has a cloth over his eyes that is being removed from man on horse to the left. Man on horse to the left is sitting in a saddle.
Subject: Don Bell
Horses
Corral
Breaking
Barn
Trees
Cowboys
Harry Chrisman
Reckless Red
Mane holt riding
  Related to:  P394
P395
P397
P398
P399
Other: Photo has tape on top front.    

CallNo: P397-F2f1  
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Descriptive Title: Don Bell   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 8 x 10   Condition: very good
Text: [front] DON BELL ON DEILS BIG BROTHER To Harry Don Bell [back] [stamp] THIS PAPER MANUFACTURED BY KODAK [stamped several times] ; 72
Misc Info: Photo is of a man riding a Saddle Bronc. The horses head is down and he is coming down on his front legs. His back legs are still touching the ground. There is a crowd behind a fence. Some are standing on top of something. Others are standing on ground. There are 2 or 3 men in the corral by the fence. There is a shadow of horse and rider under and to right of horse.
Subject: Saddle Bronc riding
Cowboys
Rodeo
Crowd
Fence
Corral
Deils Big Brother [horse]
Horse
Don Bell
Harry E. Chrisman
  Related to:  P394
P395
P396
P398
P399
Other: Photo has tape on top front.    

CallNo: P399-F1b  
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Descriptive Title: Don Bell   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1938   Provenance:
Size: 8 x 10   Condition: very good
Text: [front] To Harry E Chrisman Don Bell 1938 [back] 72
Misc Info: Photo is of a man standing in front of a building. He is holding a saddle in his right hand and a bridle in his left hand. There is a window directly behind him. He is wearing a cowboy hat, boots, and jacket.
Subject: Don Bell
Cowboy
Harry E. Chrisman
Saddle
Bridle
Building
Window
  Related to:  P394
P395
P396
P397
P398
Other: Photo has tape on top front corners and tape marks on left bottom front side.