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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: N22-F1a  
Descriptive Title: Prairie Rose at Cheyenne Frontier Days   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 3/4 x 3 9/16"   Condition: very good
Text: Prairie Rose Cheyenne Frontier ) 90689
Misc Info: Woman dressed in western attire stands beside a horse with saddle; full-body picture
Subject: Prairie Rose
Cheyenne Frontier Days
Cheyenne, Wyoming
horse
saddle
cowboy boots
cowboy hat
woman
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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: N50-F1b  
Descriptive Title: [R.R. Doubleday]   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 3/4 x 3 9/16"   Condition: very good
Text: 90686; Kodak safety film
Misc Info: [R.R. Doubleday] poses for picture; he's wearing hat, tie with swirls on it; shirt, pants and belt; picture from head to above the knee.
Subject: R.R. Doubleday
cowboy hat
tie with swirls
trees
Kodak
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CallNo: N71-F1b  
Descriptive Title: cowboy and horse   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 3 1/2"   Condition: very good
Text: 11; H; Kodak Safety Film; Kodak Safety Film; A son of the Plains No. 22 Day Photo
Misc Info: Man (cowboy) stands at right, horse to his left; man holding rope to horse's bridle; horse is facing man.
Subject: cowboy
horse
plains
Day
Kodak
saddle
cowboy hat
scarf
gun belt
gun rope
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CallNo: N78-F1a  
Descriptive Title: Mildred Douglas-World Champion Lady bronc-buster   Type: Negative
Date of Origin: 1918   Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 3 9/16"   Condition: very good
Text: Mildred Douglas World Champion Lady bronc buster; copyright 19[18] D.F.P.Co., Inc.; FRONT; 7; Kodak Safety Film Kodak Safety Film
Misc Info: Woman cowboy stands with one arm raised and the other at her side holding cowboy hat; vest and chaps have fringe and conchos.
Subject: Mildred Douglas
World Champion lady bronc-buster
D.F.P.Co., Inc.
cowboy hat
gloves
female cowboy
woman conchos
fringed vest
fringed chaps boots
Kodak Safety Film
  Related to:  P205-F1a
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CallNo: N79-F1b  
Descriptive Title: Marion Eldridge, Sr.   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 3 1/2   Condition: very good
Text: 9 10 Kodak Safety Film Kodak Safety Film
Misc Info: Man stands at right with one hand on horse's saddle; horse is at left with head looking forward.
Subject: Marion Eldridge Sr.
foreman
Hardesty Ranch
Oklahoma Panhandle
man
horse
saddle
cowboy hat coat
boots
Kodak Safety Film
  Related to:  P207-F1b
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CallNo: N89-F1b  
Descriptive Title: Man sitting on fallen tree   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 2 7/16   Condition: very good
Text: [on left side of negative] Kodak Safety Film [on right side of negative] 2 B
Misc Info: Man with mustache, wearing a plaid shirt, sits on a very large tree stump or fallen tree. Several trees in background behind the man. He is holding his cowboy hat in his hand; his foot is proped on one of the tree's branches.
Subject: man in plaid shirt
trees
cowboy hat
Kodak
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Other: Might have come from Jed Smith folder.    

CallNo: N93-F1b  
Descriptive Title: Person in cowboy hat poses for picture   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 2 7/16   Condition: fair
Text: [side of negative] Kodak Safety Film
Misc Info: Possibly a woman stands to the side for a photo. She has a white cowboy hat and jacket on; the jacket is embrodiered on the lapel with what looks like a flower. Other things in background, but can't tell what.
Subject: person
woman
cowboy hat
embroidered jacket
Kodak
  Related to:  N94
E28
Other: negative has yellow-ish tint and hat staple marks in top corner.    

CallNo: N9-E1a6  
Descriptive Title: Cowboy on saddlebronc at Glendive Roundup   Type: Negative
Date of Origin: 1916   Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 3 11/16"   Condition: very good
Text: "A Nice Gentle Saddle Pony" Glendive Roundup "Copyright 1916 R.R. Doubleday" 5 4 Kodak Safety Film Kodak Safety Film
Misc Info: Cowboy is bucked off saddlebronc at rodeo; 3 or 4 cowboys on horses in background at right
Subject: saddlebronc
cowboys
horses
cowboy hat
Glendive Roundup
Glendive
rodeo
fence
R.R. Doubleday
rodeo arena trees
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CallNo: P107-F1a  
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Descriptive Title: Donna Card   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 4 1/16 x 5   Condition: good
Text: [front] "Donna Card" (D.F.P.Co. Inc.)
Misc Info: Woman stands in her bloomers, holding a cowboy hat. She has a ribbon in her hair. There are trees and teepees behind her.
Subject: Donna Card
D.F.P.Co.Inc.
cowboy hat
bloomers
ground
tent
trees
Tepee
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CallNo: P108-F1a  
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Descriptive Title: Prairie Rose   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 4 1/16 x 5   Condition: very good
Text: [back] Prairie Rose, Cheyenne Frontier Days © D.F.P.Co., Inc. For her death see tape on Goldie (Griffith) Cameron, Nederland, Colorado. Killed at Cheyenne, Wyo., Frontier Days. Dr. Palin says she froze in blizzard near Cheyenne.
Misc Info: Woman stands beside horse; she's dressed in western outfit, with boots, pantaloon-like pants, vest and cowboy hat.
Subject: Prairie Rose
horse
saddle
cowboy hat
Goldie (Griffith) Cameron
woman cowboy
Cheyenne Frontier Days
Cheyenne, Wyoming
D.F.P.Co. Inc.
Nederland, Colorado Dr. Palin blizzard
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CallNo: P207-F1b  
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Descriptive Title: Marion Eldridge, Sr.   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 4 7/8 x 7 1/8   Condition: good
Text: Marion Eldridge, Sr., Foreman on Hardesty Ranch Okla. Panhandle
Misc Info: Man stands at right with one hand on horse's saddle; horse is at left with head looking forward. Photo has tape on back middle.
Subject: Marion Eldridge Sr.
foreman
Hardesty Ranch
Oklahoma Panhandle
man
horse
saddle
cowboy hat
coat
boots
  Related to:  N79-F1b
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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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