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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: A1-F2f5  
Descriptive Title: Cassette tape Hysteria Haven   Type: 
Date of Origin: 5/16/1974   Provenance:
Size:    Condition: 
Text: "Harry & Cathy & Pauline Hodges, lecturing on writing books to High School classes of Castle Rock, Colorado 5-16-1974. Discussion on books 50 years on the Owl Hoot Trail, Lost Trails of the Cimarron and Cathys books [ms] Hysteria Haven."
Misc Info: Blue cassette tape with cardboard description in plastic box. On tape is "To #175 Cathy on her book "Hysteria Haven" and Harry on Printing etc." Made CD-R copy.
Subject: Lecture
Pauline Hodges teacher
Castle Rock, Colorado High School
50 years on the Owl Hoot Trail
Lost Trails of the Cimarron
Catherine Chrisman
Harry Chrisman
  Related to:  P1-F1a
L1-F1a
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CallNo: E14  
Descriptive Title: Manila envelope with Chrisman's articles from the Southwest Daily Times   Type: Envelope
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size:    Condition: very good
Text: HEC's SWDaily Times articles
Misc Info: contains several clippings from the Southwest Daily Times in Liberal, KS
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Southwest Daily Times articles
envelope
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CallNo: E27  
Descriptive Title: Harry + Glen Love   Type: Envelope
Date of Origin: 1980   Provenance:
Size:    Condition: good
Text: On front of envelope: [Return address] THE STANLEY FOUNDATION 420 EAST THIRD STREET MUSCATINE, IOWA 52761 USA Address Correction Requested Return Postage Guaranteed; [Handwritten] Harry + Glen Love - 1925; [In a box that is x out] Non-Profit Organization U.S. POSTAGE PAID Permit No. 296 MUS CATINE, IOWA; [In red ink] THIRD CLASS MAIL; Harry E. Chrisman Maverick Publications 10245 West Fourteenth Avenue Denver, CO 80215; Red ink postage meter stamp for 40 cents from Muscatine, Iowa dated Oct 27, 1980
Misc Info: This envelope had two pictures in it.
Subject: Envelope
Harry Chrisman
Glen Love
1925
Horses
Buildings
Trees
  Related to:  P307
P291
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CallNo: L10-F2f1  
Descriptive Title: Friend Harry: letter   Type: Letter
Date of Origin: April 30, 1972   Provenance:
Size: 8 1/2 x 11"   Condition: 
Text: Ans May 22-72 + sent back annals of Wyo + 2 magazines. April 30th 72 Friend Harry: Recieved your magazines thanks. injoyed them very much. You mentioned me taking a add in a magazine, I only have about 350 books lieft and they sell quite fast. I have had a column in a local paper here and get lots of letters wanting books. (next paragraph) If you see fit to run this story that was in the annals of Wyo in one of your magazines you can have the story for the add. I doubt very much if these magazines today the way the have the cowboy undertood by the present day readers, would want an authenic explanation of what a real cowboy wa. Wish I could spell & type. Over (next paragraph) Of course if we still had the wide open spaces, range, and cattle we would still have some dam good cowboys. If you can run this article O.K. Please send me the annals of Wyo back as it is the only one I have. You still have our invitation to visit a couple old timers. Ed
Misc Info: Was in a manila envelope.
Subject: cowboys
Ed Wright
Harry Chrisman
Annals of Wyoming
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P2-F2f1
D1-F2f1 through D9-F2f1
C6-F2f1
E6-F2f1
L9-F2f1
NC6-F2f1
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CallNo: L9-F2f1  
Descriptive Title: Ed Wright's book   Type: Letter
Date of Origin: July 24, 1972   Provenance:
Size: 6 1/2 x 9 1/4"   Condition: good
Text: R.E. Helvey P.O. Box 38 Big Horn, Wyoming 82833; July 24, 1972 Harry, I certainly enjoyed the Ed Wright book. He, as you said did not give the correct names of some of the people and places but I was able to recognize most of them. He had quite a life. I also like the magazines --- good reading. Thought you might like the story about Jack on the back page of the paper. Come see us again Sincerely, Bob
Misc Info: Was in a manila envelope.
Subject: Ed Wright
R.E. Helvey
Big Horn, Wyoming
July 24, 1972
Harry Chrisman
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P2-F2f1
D1-F2f1 through D9-F2f1
C6-F2f1
E6-F2f1
NC6-F2f1
L10-F2f1
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CallNo: N162-F1b  
Descriptive Title: Man -- possibly Harry Chrisman -- standing on top of etched rock   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 4 11/16   Condition: very good
Text: [words on rock] David Strellner 1882; THE
Misc Info: A man, probably Harry Chrisman, is standing on top of a rock with words etched or scratched into it. The only words legible are "David Strellner 1882" and "THE".
Subject: Harry Chrisman
rock
etchings
David Strellner
  Related to:  E15
Other: Negatives N161 and N162 are together on the same film strip.    

CallNo: N176-A2b11  
Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman stands in front of Irvin Green home on the Palo Duro   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 4 7/8   Condition: very good
Text: [from back of original photo]H.E.C. in photo/ Old Green home - stone house - on Palo Duro, Okla Panhandle [two address stamps] Harry E. Chrisman/ Lane D, Apt. 74/ Bluebonnet Courts/ Liberal, Kansas
Misc Info: Harry Chrisman stands in front of old, stone home. He is standing on the small cement porch. The home is two-story. According to the envelope the negatives came in, it is the Irvin Green home on the Palo Duro in the Oklahoma Panhandle.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Irvin Green home
stone home
Palo Duro
boarded windows
vacant home
porch
Oklahoma Panhandle
  Related to:  E16
P540
P541
Other: Negatives N176 and N177 are on the same film strip.    

CallNo: NC2-E1a6  
Descriptive Title: Rodeo article about Ralph Doubleday's photos and photo examples   Type: Newspaper Clipping
Date of Origin: September 1989   Provenance:newspaper article by Chrisman
Size: 4 1/2 x 8"   Condition: very good
Text: [article] Working the early rodeo "I thoroughly enjoyed Willard Porter's "Shooting the Rodeo" (April 1989 TRUE WEST) ... An acquaintence of mine, Rusty Morse, of Arvada, Colorado, wrote in the Denver Post's Empire Magazine, August 6, 1978, that Doubleday was buried in an unmarked grave at Council Bluffs, Iowa, in his sister's plot. His casket, Morse wrote, bore a ten-gallon hat, the gift of his friend, movie star Tom Mix. - Harry E. Chrisman, 10245 W. 14th Avenue, Denver, Colorado, 80215. [caption under pictures] Harry Chrisman's photo collection includes R.R. Doubleday's photo of Bonnie Grey on King Tut at left. Though Doubleday photographed the Scottsbluff, Nebraska, rodeo in 1922, the only photos of that event that Chrisman has found so far were taken by C.F. Smith, such as the one of Phil Yoder at right.
Misc Info: Clipping of article by Chrisman about Ralph Doubleday and his rodeo photos. Two rodeo pictures, one by Doubleday and the other by C.F. Smith.
Subject: Ralph Doubleday photos Council Bluffs, Iowa rodeo
Willard Porter Denver Post's Empire Magazine
"Shooting the Rodeo" rodeo arena automobile cowboy
True West Tom Mix Harry Chrisman Denver, Colorado
Scottsbluff, Nebraska C.F. Smith Ralph Stephenmier
Phil Yoder American Legion Roy Rasch Bonnie Grey
George Woodward Forres "Cowboy" Richardson
Ed Wright Pinky Gist "King Tut" horses fence gate
rodeo clown Rusty Morse Arvada, Colorado
spectators trees Phillip T. Smith, DVM
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CallNo: P165-A3j  
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Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman searching for treasure   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1965   Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 5   Condition: very good
Text: [back] Treasure hunting with metal detector at Armstrong Crossing of Smokey Hill River, 1960. This was the old rock stable that housed the stage horses at the Armstrong Crossing and Post office. HEC circa 1965
Misc Info: Picture of Chrisman with a metal detector by a crumbling wall.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Treasure hunting
Armstrong Crossing
Metal detector
Smokey Hill River
Stable
Post Office
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CallNo: P239-F2b4  
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Descriptive Title: Harry and Catherine Chrisman   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1955-60   Provenance:
Size: 7 15/16 x 9 15/16   Condition: excellent
Text: [back] Photography By W. R. Hedrick 30 South Clay Liberal, KS [hand written] Harry E. Chrisman & Catherine A. Chrisman about 1955-60
Misc Info: Photo is a portrait of Harry and Catherine Chrisman posing in front of a small fence.
Subject: Chrisman
couple
Harry Chrisman
Catherine Chrisman
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CallNo: P252-F1b  
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Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman on Table rock   Type: Print
Date of Origin: April 1961   Provenance:
Size: 3 9/16 x 3 9/16   Condition: good
Text: [front] APR 61 [Rock has words carved into it] David Strellner 1882
Misc Info: Photo is of Harry Chrisman standing on a flat rock with inscriptions etched into it.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Table rock
David Strellner
1882
etching
rock
No Man's Land
  Related to:  P250-
N162-
N161
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CallNo: P293-F1b  
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Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman on horse   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 8 1/16 x 10   Condition: excellent
Text: [no text on back or front]
Misc Info: Photo is of Harry sitting on Old Dan. There is a huge tree directly behind them and more in the background. There is a fence and brush behind them. In the far background is a house and possible piles of hay.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
man
horse
prairie
saddle
tree
Old Dan
  Related to:  P542-
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CallNo: P300-F1b  
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Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman standing in a home   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 5 3/16   Condition: very good
Text: [no text on front or back]
Misc Info: Harry Chrisman stands in a home, posing for a picture. He is wearing a button-up shirt, jacket and slacks. There is a dog, possibly Tuck, possibly a blue healer, in front of him on the floor. There are curtains on the windows, and several pictures on the walls behind Harry. There is a small table against the wall behind Harry.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
home
residence
curtains
pictures
table
dog
Tuck
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Other: Although no text indicates the picture is of Harry Chrisman, it looks like him.    

CallNo: P302-F1b  
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Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman in the Tonto Basin in Arizona   Type: Print
Date of Origin: September 1965   Provenance:
Size: 8 1/8 x 10   Condition: very good
Text: [back of photo] 11-C Golden West Sep- '65; 56 1/2 21-12; 11-C; 2 1/4" [2 1/4" circled with arrows on both sides and red lines] [two address stamps] Harry E. Chrisman, Lane D, Apt. 74, Bluebonnet Courts, Liberal, Kansas; [note] Photo shows the author in the Tonto Basin area of Arizona, not far from the treasure known as the Lost Tonto Basin Bonanza. On the Arizona Treasure Map [Arizona Treasure map underlined], published by E.K. Ellis, 72 treasure sites are shown. One [insert sign]local treasure tale tells of two [insert sign]Mexican sheepherders who discovered the skeletons of seven soldiers on the north slope of Mount Ord, Arizona, in the early 1870's. A rich gold ore was found nearby, and the sheepherders packed $30,000.00 of it to Phoenix, then returned to their homes in Old Mexico. It was presumed that the soldiers, while convoying the ore, were attacked and killed by Indians who placed no great value on the metal. Photo courtesy author. (underlined)
Misc Info: Harry Chrisman stands with hands on hip in front of a large cactus. There are other desert brush in the background. Chrisman has on a small cowboy hat, short-sleeved shirt and pants.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Tonto Basin, Arizona
Lost Tonto Basin Bonanza
Arizona Treasure Map
E.K. Ellis
Mount Ord, Arizona
Phoenix, Arizona
Old Mexico
cactus
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Other: Photo has tape mark on left back.    

CallNo: P307-F1b  
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Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman on horseback   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1925   Provenance:
Size: 3 3/4 x 8   Condition: fair
Text: [no text on front or back of photo] Envelope accompaning photo says Harry and Glen Love - 1925. [other writing on envelope] The Stanley Foundation; 420 East Third Street, Muscatine, Iowa 52761 USA; Address Correction Requested, Return Postage Guaranteed; [stamp in red ink] THIRD CLASS MAIL [address stamp] Harry E. Chrisman, Maverick Publications, 10245 West Fourteenth Avenue, Denver, CO 80215; [postage stamp] Muscatine Iowa, Oct 27 '80; U.S. Postage .40
Misc Info: Photo has been cut in half length-ways. One man is riding a horse. He has on a hat, coat and gloves. There are numerous trees in the background, and possibly a building.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Glen Love
horse
saddle
trees
  Related to:  E27
P291
Other:    

CallNo: P309-F2a  
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Descriptive Title: Book signing   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1969   Provenance:
Size: 8 1/8 x 10 1/16   Condition: excellent
Text: L to R: Forbes Parkhill _______________; May Co. Agnes Wright Spring Harry E. Chrisman Catherine A. Chrisman (back to camera) [stamp] Tom Masamori Photos 2010 LAMAR 237-3041 DENVER, COLORADO 80214 Taken at May D[+]7 during book autograph party Feb. 1969
Misc Info: Photo is of 3 women and 2 men sitting at a circular table. There are bookshelfs in the background and magazines on a table in the foreground. Harry is holding a book in his hands. Looks like a bookstore. There are people standing in the background.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Catherine Chrisman
Book signing
Agnes Wright Spring
Forbes Parkhill
Tom Masamori photos
May Co.
February 1969
Autograph party
  Related to:  P310
Other:    

CallNo: P310-F2a  
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Descriptive Title: Book signing   Type: Print
Date of Origin: February 1969   Provenance:
Size: 8 1/8 x 10 1/16   Condition: excellent
Text: [back] Left to Right: Forbes Parkhill Mrs. Forbes Parkhill (just showing) Catherine Chrisman __________________, May Company Agnes Wright Spring Harry E. Chrisman [stamp] Tom Masamori Photos 2010 LAMAR 237-3041 DENVER, COLORADO 80214 Taken at MAY D & F DURING AUTOGRAPH PARTY FOR AGNES' Colorado Charley [Colorado Charley underlined] book and FORBES' Donna Madixxa [Donna Madixxa underlined] Febr 1969
Misc Info: Photo is of 3 women and 2 men sitting at a circular table. All are facing the camera. There are bookshelves in the background filled with books and a table with magazines in the right foreground. There is a lady standing with her back facing the camera in the right background. Looks like a bookstore.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Catherine Chrisman
Forbes Parkhill
May Company
Agnes Wright Spring
May D & F
Autograph party
Book signing
Colorado Charley
Donna Madixxa
  Related to:  P309
Other:    

CallNo: P360-F1b  
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Descriptive Title: Harry E. Chrisman   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1961   Provenance:
Size: 7 7/8 x 9 7/8   Condition: excellent
Text: [front] kennedy [back] C-28-9
Misc Info: Photo is of Harry Chrisman. He is in a suit and tie and is holding a pair of glasses in his right hand. Photo has yellowed wax paper covering the back.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Kennedy portrait photo
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CallNo: P364-F2a1  
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Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman and Bob Howard   Type: Print
Date of Origin: June 1970   Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 5   Condition: very good
Text: [front] JUN 70 Harry + Bob Howard, [Ed] Nebr. Cattle-men [back]June 15-19 North Platte, Nebr. Western Writers of America, Inc. Convention Harry E. Chrisman + Anges Spring Wright [Angnes Spring Wright is crossed out] Bob Howard
Misc Info: Photo is in color. Photo is of Harry and a man standing next to each other. Harry is holding up a clothes iron. There is door way to the right of them, a picture on the wall behind them, and some kind of furniture [possibly a hutch] to the left of them. Photo has tape on top front.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Bob Howard
Iron
Western Writers of America
North Platte, NE
Scrapbook
  Related to:  P365
Other: Plastic sleeve has a notation 64-70 [or 72] last page 1 [1 is circled]    

CallNo: P365-F1ab  
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Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman and Agnes Wright Spring   Type: Print
Date of Origin: June 1970   Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 5   Condition: excellent
Text: [front] JUN 70 Harry + Agnes Wright Spring North Platte, Nbr. [in photo on barn] SCOUTS [?] RANCH [back] Harry E. Chrisman + Agnes Spring Wright [Spring Wright has the symbol 'transpose elements' around them] North Platte, Neb June 15-19 W. W. A. Convention
Misc Info: Photo is in color. There is tape on top front of photo. Photo is of Harry and a woman with arms around each other. They are facing the camera. There is a red and white barn behind them. The barn has 3 words on the side of the roof. There is a tall tree behind them and in front of the barn. There is a woman walking towards the front of the barn. Photo has tape on front top.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Agnes Wright Spring
W. W. A. Convention
North Platte, NE
Western Writers of America
Scrapbook
  Related to:  P364-
Other: Plastic sleeve has a notation 67-70 [or 72] last 2 [2 is circled]    

CallNo: P367-F2a4  
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Descriptive Title: Chrisman's and Smith family   Type: Print
Date of Origin: October 1970   Provenance:
Size: 3 3/8 x 3 1/2   Condition: good
Text: [front] OCT 70 [back] Here we all are together.
Misc Info: Photo is in color. Photo has tape on front top and bottom. Photo is of 4 adults, 3 children, and a dog. People are sitting on a stone or rock thing. The same stone or rock is a wall behind them. The dog is standing in front of the people. There is a mountain in the right background. Photo has tape on top and bottom front.
Subject: Family
Harry Chrisman and Catherine Chrisman
Marie Smith
Hector Smith
Antonio Smith
Joe Smith and Debbie Smith
Pikes Peak
Tuck
Dog
Scrapbook
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Other: Plastic sleeve has a notation 71 p.0 B    

CallNo: P370-F1ab  
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Descriptive Title: Harry and Catherine Chrisman   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1971   Provenance:
Size: 2 1/4 x 2 13/16   Condition: good
Text: [no text on photo]
Misc Info: Photo is of Harry and Catherine arms locked standing in front of a tree. They are looking at each other. There is a building on the right of them. Photo was glued into scrapbook and has glue marks and rips on back.
Subject: Chrisman's
Harry Chrisman
Catherine Chrisman
Scrapbook
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Other: Plastic sleeve has a notation 71 p. 10 A    

CallNo: P375-F1ab  
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Descriptive Title: Chrisman's   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1974   Provenance:
Size: 4 1/8 x 5   Condition: excellent
Text: [no text on photo]
Misc Info: Photo is Harry and Catherine Chrisman sitting next to each other. Harry's hand is pointing at something he is holding.
Subject: Chrisman
Harry Chrisman
Catherine Chrisman
Meade, KS
Scrapbook
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Other: Plastic sleeve has a notation 71 p. 26 A Photo has tape on top and bottom front.    

CallNo: P376-F1ab  
Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman at Meade   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1974   Provenance:
Size: 4 1/16 x 5"   Condition: excellent
Text: [no text on photo]
Misc Info: Photo is of Harry Chrisman and a woman sitting at a table. Harry is holding a paper in his hand. There are books and other papers on the table in front of them.
Subject: Chrisman
Harry Chrisman
woman
Meade, KS
Scrapbook
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Other: Plastic sleeve has a notation 71 p. 26 B Photo has tape on top front.    

CallNo: P377-F1b  
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Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1974   Provenance:
Size: 4 1/16 x 5   Condition: excellent
Text: [no text on photo]
Misc Info: Photo is of Harry Chrisman sitting down. He has papers in his hand and is either reading out loud or speaking. There is a person on his left, but is cut off. There is a table with things on it behind him, but they are blurry.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Meade, KS
Scrapbook
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Other: Plastic sleeve has a notation 71 p. 26 C Photo has tape on top front.    

CallNo: P378-F2a  
Descriptive Title: Harry and Catherine Chrisman at a book signing in Meade, KS   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1974   Provenance:
Size: 5 x 7 1/16"   Condition: excellent
Text: [no text on photo]
Misc Info: Photo is of a group of people. Harry Chrisman is sitting down. Catherine Chrisman is leaning over the table shaking a woman's hand. There is another lady standing behind Harry. There is a man and woman sitting down to the left of Catherine. They are around a table. Harry is signing a book.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Catherine Chrisman
women
book signing
Meade, KS
Scrapbook
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Other: Plastic sleeve has a notation 71 p 27L A Photo has tape on top front. Photo is stained on front right and bottom. The back is stained brown.    

CallNo: P379-E1b  
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Descriptive Title: Harry and Catherine Chrisman in antique car   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1974   Provenance:
Size: 5 x 7   Condition: excellent
Text: [front] MEADE COUNTY 1874 1974 [no text on back]
Misc Info: Photo is of Harry and Catherine Chrisman in antique automobile. The auto has Meade County 1874 1974 sign taped to the door. Harry is in drivers seat. His left hand is hanging down holding his hat. There are 2 women and a boy standing in front of a building behind the car. The building is huge with 2 windows and glass double doors. There is an air conditioner or swamp cooler box above the right door.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Catherine Chrisman
parade
model T car
Meade, KS
Meade County
Scrapbook
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Other: Plastic sleeve has a notation 71 p 27L B Photo has tape on top and bottom front. Photo is stained on right side front. Photo is stained brown on back.    

CallNo: P380-F2a1  
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Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman giving a speech in Meade, KS   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1974   Provenance:
Size: 5 x 7   Condition: excellent
Text: [front] 7up MEA JAY[?] WEL[?]
Misc Info: Photo is of Harry Chrisman standing on a platform or trailer. He is speaking into a microphone. There are 3 men sitting to the right behind Harry. There is a crowd of people behind the platform. There is a boy and elderly man to the right front of platform. There are buildings behind Harry and the platform. There is an electrical tower in the background. There is an electrical box for sound system on the platform to the right of Harry. There is a pegasus emblem on the building on the left. There is a 7up sign on the building to the right.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Charlie Angell
Don Goodnight
Ernest Vieux
Meade, KS
Scrapbook
Crowd
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Other: Plastic sleeve has a notation 71 p 27 A Photo has tape on top and bottom front. Photo is stained on front and back. There is an arrow pointing up on right bottom front.    

CallNo: P381-F2a  
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Descriptive Title: Harry and Catherine Chrisman at a book signing in Meade, KS   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1974   Provenance:
Size: 5 1/16 x 7 1/16   Condition: excellent
Text: [front] Harry Cathy [Edith] McNaughton Mrs. Clay Begsley (Ray's Cafe - Liberal, Ks.)
Misc Info: Photo is of Harry Chrisman sitting at a table. He is shaking a woman's hand. The woman is standing. Next to her is a boy and elderly man. Catherine Chrisman is sitting on a wood bench. There is an elderly woman sitting to her left.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Catherine Chrisman
women
book signing
Meade, KS
E.W. McNaghton
Mrs. Clay Begsley.
Ray's cafe - Liberal, KS
Scrapbook
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Other: Plastic sleeve has a notation 71 p 27 B Photo has tape on left and right sides, and top front. Photo is stained on front and back.    

CallNo: P382-F2a1  
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Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman giving a speech in Meade, KS   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1974   Provenance:
Size: 5 1/16 x 7 1/16   Condition: excellent
Text: [front] HEC Don Goodnight WHEAT STORY [on a trailor]
Misc Info: Photo is of Harry Chrisman on a platform or trailer. He has his right arm stretched out holding his hat. He is speaking into a microphone. There are 2 men sitting in chairs behind him. A third man is standing up and starting to walk towards microphone. There are people standing on the ground behind the platform. There is an electrical box to the left of microphone. There is a building in the far left background. There is a trailer with Wheat Story on it right behind the platform.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Charlie Angell
Don Goodnight
Ernest Vieux
Meade, KS
Scrapbook
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Other: Plastic sleeve has a notation 71 p. 27 C Photo has tape on top front. Photo is stained on front and back.    

CallNo: P383-E1b  
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Descriptive Title: Harry and Catherine Chrisman in antique automobile   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1974   Provenance:
Size: 5 1/16 x 7 1/16   Condition: excellent
Text: [front] MEADE COUNTY 1874 1974 [sign on door of auto]
Misc Info: Photo is of Harry and Catherine Chrisman sitting in an antique automobile. Harry is holding his arm up and his hat is in that hand. There is a huge building behind the auto. It has 2 windows and a double glass door. Above the door is an air conditioner or swamp cooler box.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Catherine Chrisman
parade
model T car
Meade, KS
Meade County
Scrapbook
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Other: Plastic sleeve has a notation 71 p. 27 D Photo has tape on top front. Photo is stained on front and back.    

CallNo: P384-F2a  
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Descriptive Title: Newt Chatfield with Cathy and Harry Chrisman   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1974   Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 5   Condition: excellent
Text: [back] Newt Chatfield - Cathy and Harry Chrisman [underlined] Photo by Henry M. Liper Dorothy (Barron) Liper husband 1815 Walnut Court Grand Junction, Col 81501 [stamp] THIS PAPER MANUFACTURED BY KODAK [stamped several times]
Misc Info: Photo is in color. Photo is of 3 men and 1 woman sitting down. Harry and Newt are facing the camera. Catherine is sitting between them also facing camera. There is a man sitting behind Harry. Behind and between Harry and Catherine is a photo board. There is writing on photo board, but unable to read it. Photo board is on a table standing up. There is another photo board laying on the table.
Subject: Chrisman
Newt Chatfield
Harry Chrisman
Catherine Chrisman
social gathering
Scrapbook
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Other: Plastic sleeve has a notation 71 p. 28L A Photo has tape on top and bottom front.    

CallNo: P385-F2a  
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Descriptive Title: Chrisman   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1974   Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 4 15/16   Condition: excellent
Text: [back] 15 Cathy + Harry at Class of 1924 Reunion Scottsbluff, Nebr. July 20th 1974 Photo by Henry M. Liper 1815 Walnut Court Grand Junction, Colo. 81501 [stamp] THIS PAPER MANUFACTURED BY KODAK [stamped several times]
Misc Info: Photo is in color. Photo is of Harry and Catherine Chrisman. They are facing the camera talking to a man and woman. There is a woman behind and left of them. You can only see the side of her face. There is another person sitting behind Harry. Harry and Catherine have nametags on.
Subject: Chrisman
Cathy Chrisman
Harry Chrisman
social gathering
Reunion
Scrapbook
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Other: Plastic sleeve has a notation 71 p. 28L B Photo has tape on top front.    

CallNo: P387-F2a1  
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Descriptive Title: Old Platoon Pals   Type: Print
Date of Origin: May 1975   Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 4 7/8   Condition: excellent
Text: [back] Old Platoon Pals L Co[mpany], 108th Inf[antry]. Reg[iment]. Maui, T.H. 1943 L: Billie Powell (Lt) Center: LeRoy Sprague (staff Sgt.) Right: Harry E. Chrisman (Pvt.) (Taken at Wolcott, NY 1975-May) By Mrs. Billie Powell [stamp] THIS PAPER MANUFACTURED BY KODAK [stamped several times]
Misc Info: Photo is in color. Photo is of three men standing in a line. Harry's hand is on the man's shoulder next to him. There is a building behind and to the right of Harry and another building behind the other men. There are trees in the background.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Billie Powell
Leroy Sprague
Men
Platoon
L company, 108th infantry regiment
social gathering
Scrapbook
Wolcott, New York
Maui
  Related to:  P388
P389
P390
P391
Other: Plastic sleeve has a notation. There is tape on top and bottom of photo.    

CallNo: P389-F1b  
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Descriptive Title: Harry E. Chrisman   Type: Print
Date of Origin: May 1975   Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 4 15/16   Condition: excellent
Text: [back] Harry E. Chrisman Wolcott, NY May 1975 Billie and I took each other's pix. [stamp] THIS PAPER MANUFACTURED BY KODAK [stamped several times]
Misc Info: Photo is in color. Photo is of Harry E. Chrisman holding a camera in his left hand and waving with his right hand. He is standing next to the front of an automobile. There is another automobile behind him. There is a tree and house behind him. There are more trees and another building to the rear left of him.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
man
car
house
camera
Wolcott, New York
Scrapbook
Billie Powell
  Related to:  P388
P387
P390
P391
Other: Plastic sleeve has a notation 71 p. 33L C Photo has tape on top and bottom front.    

CallNo: P392-F2b5  
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Descriptive Title: Harry and his sister Esper   Type: Print
Date of Origin: May-June 1986   Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 5 1/4   Condition: very good
Text: [back] Harry + Esper May - June 1986 [May-June 1986 underlined]
Misc Info: Photo is in color. Photo is of Harry Chrisman and sister. Harry has his hands on woman's shoulders. He is looking down at her adoringly. There is a house behind them. Can see a tree trunk directly behind Harry. There are more trees in the left background. There are bushes along the house and green lawn on all sides of people.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Esper Chrisman
Sister
Brother
Scrapbook
Building
House
Trees
Lawn
Bushes
  Related to: 
Other: Photo has tape on all corners, left side, and bottom 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
Other:    

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: 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
  Related to:  P394
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: P403-F1b  
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Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman and Mabel Rogers' Cousin   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1934   Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 5 7/8   Condition: excellent
Text: [back] Mabel Rogers' cousin and Harry. He dies within a few years later. 1934 Camp Hills, Ala. [stamp] THIS PAPER MANUFACTURED BY KODAK
Misc Info: Photo is of two men with arms interlocked. They are facing the camera. The photographer's shadow is in photo. There is a tree behind them.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
men
Camp Hills, Alabama
Cousin
  Related to: 
Other: Harry Chrisman is the one on the right. The cousin is wearing glasses.    

CallNo: P406-F1ab  
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Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman and Mabel Rogers   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1934   Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 5 13/16   Condition: excellent
Text: [back] Harry and Mabel Rogers Camp Hill 1934. I was 28 then. [stamp] THIS PAPER MANUFACTURED BY KODAK
Misc Info: Photo is of a man and woman with arms interlocked. They are standing in front of bushes and/or trees. Man is holding a box behind his back. Man is in suit and tie. Woman is in an overcoat.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Mabel Rogers
Camp Hill, Alabama
  Related to: 
Other:    

CallNo: P407-F1b  
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Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman at Camp Hill with cotton bales   Type: Print
Date of Origin: April 1934   Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 5 13/16   Condition: excellent
Text: [back] Harry at Camp Hill. Cotton Bale April 1934 [stamp] THIS PAPER MANUFACTURED BY KODAK
Misc Info: Photo is of a man standing next to cotton bales. His left hand is resting on top of the cotton bales. There is a brick wall on the right of cotton bales. There are buildings behind him.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Cotton
Cotton bales
Brick wall
Buildings
Poles
Camp Hill, Alabama
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Other:    

CallNo: P410-F1b  
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Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman and Harry Merer Old army pals   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1978   Provenance:
Size: 3 5/16 x 3 1/2   Condition: very good
Text: [back] Harry E. Chrisman and Harry Merer Old Army Pals San Francisco 1978
Misc Info: Photo is in color. Photo is of 2 men standing on a bridge. They have their arms interlocked. The bridge is red or orange. There are trees in the background.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Harry Merer
Army
Army pals
San Francisco, California
Japanese Tea Garden
  Related to: 
Other: Photo has tape on top and bottom front. They are at the Japanese Tea Garden in San Francisco, California    

CallNo: P412-F1ab  
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Descriptive Title: Catherine Chrisman making love to Don Quixote in Golden State Park   Type: Print
Date of Origin: June 1978   Provenance:
Size: 3 3/8 x 3 1/2   Condition: very good
Text: [back] Cathy making love to Don Quixote in Golden State Park, San Francisco June 1978
Misc Info: Photo is in color. Photo is of Harry and Catherine standing by a statue. Harry is facing the camera with his hand on statue's shoulder. Catherine is bending over to kiss statue on lips. There is another statue in front of the one they are touching.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Catherine Chrisman
Don Quixote
Golden Gate Park
San Francisco, California
  Related to: 
Other: Photo has tape on top and bottom front.    

CallNo: P413-F1ab  
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Descriptive Title: Harry and Catherine Chrisman   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1978   Provenance:
Size: 3 7/16 x 3 1/2   Condition: very good
Text: [no text on photo]
Misc Info: Photo is in color. Photo is of Harry and Catherine standing on a bridge. They are in the Japanese Tea Garden in Golden Gate Park San Francisco, California. The bridge is red or orange. There is a Japanese building behind them on the left.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Catherine Chrisman
Japanese Tea Garden
San Francisco, California
Trees
Bridge
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Other: Photo has tape on top and bottom front.    

CallNo: P414-F1ab  
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Descriptive Title: Harry and Catherine Chrisman   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1978   Provenance:
Size: 3 5/16 x 3 1/2   Condition: very good
Text: [back] Harry E. Chrisman and Catherine Chrisman San Fran 1978
Misc Info: Photo is in color. Photo is of Harry and Catherine Chrisman standing together. Harry's arm is around Catherine's shoulders. They are in front of a pond with rocks in it. There are trees in the background and a statue. There is a building in the far background. There is a mountain behind the building.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Catherine Chrisman
San Francisco, California
Golden Gate Park
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Other: Photo has tape on top and bottom front. They are in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, California.    

CallNo: P505-F2a1  
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Descriptive Title: Charles Hancock and replica of covered wagon   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 8   Condition: good
Text: [front] Crop ; 6"x8" ; Reduce to 3 1/2 x 4 3/4 ; Crop ; [photo has red lines and x's on it] [back] FOTORITE [stamp] ; Return Photo To HARRY E. CHRISMAN 10245 W. 14th Ave. Denver, Colo. 80215 ; Photo By Joe Cannon The Southwest Daily Times Liberal, Kansas ; [Photo has several squares drawn on back with diagonal lines going through the squares.] [note] Copy N-1 [N-1 is circled] ; Charles E. Hancock, at age 89 [89 is crossed out] 87, created these replicas of the covered wagon his father drove to Stevens County, Kansas, together with the "carpentered" horses that pulled the wagon. The animals and wagon are five-eighths normal size. Left to right in the picture are Charles E. Hancock, Sr., Robert W. Baughman and Harry E. Chrisman. The replicas were presented to the Coronado Museum at Liberal, Kansas. Southwest Daily Times photo by Joe Cannon. [Southwest Daily Times photo by Joe Cannon is underlined] ; Crop on Red lines to make 6" x 8" [Crop on Red lines to make 6" x 8" is underlined] ; Reduce to 5" x 2 1/2" [2 1/2" is crossed out] 3 3/4" [job form] Job #302760H ; Ref # 14 ; .09/1.64 ; Page #144-H ; HT [HT is circled] ; Shoot at 64%
Misc Info: Photo is of three men looking at a wooden horse. There are two other wooden horses directly in front of a replica covered wagon. All three horses and wagon are on a trailer. Harry Chrisman is pointing at the third horse. The third horse has words carved into it's side [unable to read it]. There are buildings in the background. There are telephone or electrical poles in the background.
Subject: Charles Hancock
replica covered wagon
Stevens County Kansas
Harry Chrisman
Robert Baughman
Southwest Daily Times
Joe Cannon photo
  Related to:  P472
P514
Other: Photo has tape and tape tear marks on the back. There is tape on the note and job form.    

CallNo: P535-F2a1  
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Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman and Lynn Butcher   Type: Print
Date of Origin: September 1967   Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 3 1/2   Condition: excellent
Text: [front] SEP 67 [back] Harry E. Chrisman (left) and Lynn Butcher Scottsbluff, Neb. August 1967. Mr. Butcher holds his fathers Butcher's History of Custer County Nebraska [Butcher's History of Custer County Nebraska is underlined] - Revised edition. Dog is "Tuck" ; A KODAK PAPER
Misc Info: Photo is of two elderly men. They have their arms across their shoulders and back. One man is holding a book. They both have hats on. They are standing in front of steps that lead up to a house. There is a black dog with white markings standing in front of the men. The dog has a leash on.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Lynn Butcher
dog
house
Tuck
Scottsbluff, Nebraska
  Related to:  P536-
P537-
P538-
P539-
Other: Photo has tape on top and bottom front.    

CallNo: P536-F2a  
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Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman, Catherine Chrisman and Mrs. Alan Dewey   Type: Print
Date of Origin: July 5, 1969   Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 3 1/2   Condition: excellent
Text: [front] 19 69 ; CITY COUNCIL MEETING COUNCIL ROOM TUESDAY JULY 8TH 8:00 PM BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS REG. MEETING MONDAY JULY 7TH 1:00 PM B.B.H.S. ALUMNI ASSN. ANNUAL REUNION SUNDAY JULY 6TH [CI]TY HALL AUDITORIUM WILD LIFE [WE]DNESDAY JULY 9TH [?] PM S STORY TUES ROO [there are two more seperate postings that are illegible] [back] 2 ; Photo by LYNN J. BUTCHER 225 E. OCCIDENTAL SANTA ANA, CALIF. 92707 July 5, 1969 ; A KODAK PAPER
Misc Info: Photo is of one man and two women standing side by side. They are standing in front of a brick wall. The wall has a board with letters on it. There are two other signs next to the board. There is a pay phone on the right of the people.
Subject: Chrisman
Harry Chrisman
Catherine Chrisman
Mrs. Alan Dewey
school reunion
Lynn J. Butcher
  Related to:  P535-
P537-
P538-
P539-
Other: Photo has tape on top and bottom front.    

CallNo: P537-F2a  
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Descriptive Title: Chrismans and Sargents   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1969   Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 3 1/2   Condition: excellent
Text: [front] 19 69 [back] Flash dident go ; 3 ; Photo By - LYNN J. BUTCHER 225 E. OCCIDENTAL SANTA ANA, CALIF. 92707 ; July 5,1969 ; A KODAK PAPER
Misc Info: Photo is of two men and two women standing in front of a brick wall. There is a framed message board behind them. There are two signs next to the message board. The women are standing inbetween the men.
Subject: Chrisman
Harry Chrisman
Catherine Chrisman
Irene Dewey
Glenn Sargent
  Related to:  P535-
P536-
P538-
P539-
Other: Photo has tape on top and bottom front.    

CallNo: P538-F1ab  
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Descriptive Title: Chrismans   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1969   Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 3 1/2   Condition: excellent
Text: [back] Photo by LYNN J. BUTCHER 225 E. OCCIDENTAL SANTA ANA, CALIF. 92707 July 5, 1969 ; 4 ; A KODAK PAPER
Misc Info: Photo is of Harry and Catherine sitting in chairs in front of a magazine rack. There is a photo or painting on the wall behind them. The painting is framed and there are four women and two horses standing in front of something.
Subject: Chrisman
Harry Chrisman
Catherine Chrisman
  Related to:  P535-
P536-
P537-
P539-
Other: Photo has tape on top and bottom front.    

CallNo: P540-A2b11  
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Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman stands in front of Irvin Green home on the Palo Duro   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 5/8 x 5 1/16   Condition: very good
Text: [front] KODAK SAFETY FILM ; 6 ; [5?] [back] H.E.C. in photo ; Old Green home - stone house - on Palo Duro, Okla Panhandle [two address stamps] HARRY E. CHRISMAN LANE D, APT. 74 BLUEBONNET COURTS LIBERAL, KANSAS ; X ; X
Misc Info: Harry Chrisman stands in front of old, stone home. He is standing on the small cement porch. The home is two-story. According to the envelope the negatives came in, it is the Irvin Green home on the Palo Duro in the Oklahoma Panhandle.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
Irvin Green home
stone home
Palo Duro
boarded windows
vacant home
porch
Oklahoma Panhandle
  Related to:  E16
N176
N177
Other: P540 and P541 are together on the same photo paper.    

CallNo: P542-F1b  
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Descriptive Title: Harry Chrisman on a horse   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 1/16 x 4 3/8   Condition: excellent
Text: [no text on photo]
Misc Info: Photo is of Harry Chrisman riding a horse. The horse is running. Harry is wearing a hat. The horse has a saddle and bridle on. There is open area behind the horse.
Subject: Harry Chrisman
horse
prairie
Old Dan
  Related to:  P293-
Other: Photo has a yellow tape stain on back bottom.    

CallNo: P54-D1b  
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Descriptive Title: Oxen   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 5 x 7 1/8   Condition: very good
Text: [front] 2 1/4 (with red lines) [back] TW 6/67 A-42 Please return this photo after using to: [stamp] Harry E. Chrisman 10245 W. 14th Ave. Denver, Colo. 80215. [there are 3 stamps of this but 2 are illegible] [note] The result of crossing the Hereford with the Longhorn --- a big, rough, heavy-horned, heavy-hoofed animal. These steers (oxen) were photographed at Fort Larned, Kansas in the 1950s. Owner unknown. Photo by author (underlined). (on side of note) 34% 27 1/2 - 3 (line seperating text) Return after pubication to (right arrow) Harry E. Chrisman 10245 W. 14th Ave. Denver, Colo. 80215 (at right on note) Please!
Misc Info: 2 oxen with halters on. Standing in a corral (fenced) with a feed trough in background.
Subject: Oxen
Hereford
Longhorn
steers
Fort Larned, Kansas
1950s
Harry Chrisman photo
  Related to: 
Other: Photo has tape on top back.    

CallNo: P57-D1b  
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Descriptive Title: Longhorn cattle   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 5 x 7 1/8   Condition: very good
Text: [back] Cache, Okla Photo by [2 stamps] Harry E. Chrisman / Harry E. Ch Lane D, Apt. 74 Bluebonnet Court Liberal, Kansas
Misc Info: 11 longhorn cattle on open range with hills behind them.
Subject: Longhorn cattle
open range
hills
Cache, Oklahoma
Harry Chrisman photo
  Related to: 
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