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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: P24-D1a2  
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Descriptive Title: Jim Hagan's Wagon   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:Day photo No. 7
Size: 5 1/16 x 7 1/2   Condition: very good
Text: [front] DAY PHOTO NO 7 JIM HAGAN'S WAGON "JJ" RANCH
Misc Info: Cow herd in background, string of horses tethered, wagon with 2 men standing next to it and 1 man bending down.
Subject: Jim Hagan
wagon
JJ Ranch
horses
cowboys
Doubleday photos
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CallNo: P28-F2f1  
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Descriptive Title: JJ Outfit   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 5 1/8 x 7 1/16   Condition: very good
Text: [front] No 13 (enclosed in box) Day Photo (underlined) Changing mounts "JJ" outfit [On note] 11 (circled) The "noon change" of mounts by the JJ cow-boys, southwest Kansas. Photo by Day. (underlined) [back] 11 [11 is circled]; Return to [stamp] HARRY E. CHRISMAN 10245 W. 14th Ave. Denver, Colo. 80215 ; [photo has pencil lines drawn on back]
Misc Info: 5 men standing by horses, 1 man sitting on a horse. 1 horse ready to be saddled about 18 horses in pic.
Subject: JJ Ranch
cowboys
horses
open range
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Other: Photo has tape on back top.    

CallNo: P55-D1a3  
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Descriptive Title: Branding a cow   Type: Print
Date of Origin: ca. 1880   Provenance:
Size: 4 x 6 1/16   Condition: very good
Text: [front] #30 Branding on the Plains. [back] Branding on the JJ Ranch, No Man's Land - circa 1880. Photo by R.W. Day Pioneer Photographer. Harry E. Chrisman Lane D, Apt. 74 Bluebonnet Courts Liberal, Kansas.
Misc Info: 3 men holding a cow, 1 branding the cow. 1 standing up watching and 1 man catching another cow. Cow herd in the background.
Subject: Branding
cowboys
cows
brand
plains
JJ Ranch
No Man's Land
R.W. Day Photo
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