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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: E24  
Descriptive Title: Issuing Cattle on Rosebud Reservation   Type: Envelope
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size:    Condition: good
Text: Negative envelope says: Issuing cattle on Rosebud Reservation ; 1 circled ; 1 V odd = 1-5x7 ; 1 each
Misc Info: This negative envelope had a negative in it. The whole thing was placed in a mat/frame.
Subject: Rosebud Reservation
Indians
Reservations
Cattle
Horses
Todd County, S.D.
Texas trail herds
Pens
Fence
  Related to:  P201
N210
M/F10
Other:    

CallNo: M/F10  
Descriptive Title: Issuing Cattle on Rosebud Reservation   Type: Matting - Frame
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size:    Condition: very good
Text: Issuing Cattle to Indians on Rosebud Reservation - (neg. only)
Misc Info: This mat/frame had a negative in a negative envelope that was placed in it. Negative envelope says: Issuing cattle on Rosebud Reservation ; 1 circled ; 1 V odd = 1-5x7 ; 1 each
Subject: Rosebud Reservation
Indians
Cattle
Horses
Reservations
Todd County, S.D.
Texas trail herds
  Related to:  P201
N210
E24
Other:    

CallNo: N124-D1a3  
Descriptive Title: Cowboys bringin calves in to brand   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 3 7/16   Condition: very good
Text: No. 2 Cow Boy's Delight. Binging Calves to brand. [on sides of negative] Kodak Safety Film G10
Misc Info: Two cowboys on horseback pull calves behind them with a rope. The calves are fighting the rope. There is a large herd of cattle behind the cowboys and one calf off to the right.
Subject: cowboys
calves
horses
cattle herd
ropes
  Related to:  P59
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CallNo: N147-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Longhorn cattle grazing on a pasture   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 2 7/16   Condition: very good
Text: [on side of negative] Kodak Safety Film There is a box drawn in red pencil around the closest tree and the cattle surrounding the tree.
Misc Info: Large herd of cattle grazing on a pasture or on the plains. There are several trees and hills in the background. There are a few longhorned cows in the herd. There is a box drawn in red pencil around the closest tree and the cattle surrounding the tree.
Subject: longhorn cattle
cattle herd
pasture
plains
hills
trees
Kodak
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CallNo: N148-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Longhorn cattle grazing on a pasture   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 2 7/16   Condition: very good
Text: [on negative] Kodak Safety Film There is a box drawn in red pencil around the two closest cows.
Misc Info: Herd of cattle graze on a pasture. There are two longhorn cattle in the foreground of the negative while the rest of the herd are in the background. Also in the background are hills and trees. There is a box drawn in red pencil around the two closest cows.
Subject: longhorn cattle
cattle herd
hills
trees
pasture
plains
Kodak
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CallNo: N150-D1b  
Descriptive Title: 7 longhorn cattle grazing on a pasture   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 3 9/16 x 2 7/16   Condition: very good
Text: [on top of negative] Kodak Safety Film There is a box drawn in red pencil around the six closest cows.
Misc Info: 7 longhorn cattle are in the foreground of the negative, grazing on the pasture or plains. There might be another cow in the background. There are hills and trees in the far background, along with stakes for fencing. There is a box drawn in red pencil around the six closest cows.
Subject: cattle herd
longhorn cattle
fence
trees
hills
pasture
plains
Kodak
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CallNo: N151-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Longhorn cattle grazing on a pasture   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 3 5/8 x 2 7/16   Condition: very good
Text: [on top of negative] Kodak Safety Film A box drawn in red pencil is around the cattle and part of the background.
Misc Info: Eight longhorn cattle are grazing on a pasture or on the plains. There are trees and large hills in the background. A box drawn in red pencil is around the cattle and part of the background.
Subject: longhorn cattle
cattle herd
pasture
plains
trees
hills
Kodak
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CallNo: N152-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Longhorn cattle grazing on a pasture   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 2 7/16   Condition: very good
Text: [on top of negative] Kodak Safety Film There is a box drawn in red pencil around the cattle.
Misc Info: Seven longhorn cattle graze on a pasture or in the plains. There are many trees and large hills in the background. There is a box drawn in red pencil around the cattle.
Subject: longhorn cattle
cattle herd
pasture
plains
trees
hills
Kodak
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CallNo: N153-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Cattle herd grazing on a pasture   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 3 5/8 x 2 9/16   Condition: very good
Text: [on top of negative] Kodak Safety Film There is a box drawn in red pencil around the left-most cattle in the negative.
Misc Info: A large herd of cattle are grazing on a pasture or on the plains. Some of the cattle look like longhorns. There is a sign on the right-hand side of the negative that says, "NO CARS PLE." There are trees, hills and a fence in the background. There is a box drawn in red pencil around the left-most cattle in the negative.
Subject: cattle herd
longhorn cattle
plains
pasture
hills
trees
fence
sign
Kodak
  Related to:  E30
N154
N155
N156
N157
Other: This negative was in an envelope with other negatives.    

CallNo: N154-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Longhorn cattle grazing   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 4 15/16   Condition: very good
Text: [on side of negative] Kodak Safety Film There is a box drawn in red pencil around the majority of the cattle herd.
Misc Info: A herd of cattle, some longhorn, are grazing on a pasture or on the plains. There are hills in the background. There appears to be a road in the foreground of the photo. There is a box drawn in red pencil around the majority of the cattle herd.
Subject: longhorn cattle
cows
pasture
plains
hills
herd
road
Kodak
  Related to:  E30
N153
N155
N156
N157
Other: Negative N154 and N155 are attached on the same film strip. This negative was in an envelope with other negatives.    

CallNo: N155-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Longhorn cattle grazing   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 4 15/16   Condition: very good
Text: [on side of negative] Kodak Safety Film There is a box drawn in red pencil around the majority of the herd.
Misc Info: A herd of longhorn cattle are grazing on a pasture or on the plains. There are hills in the background. There is a box drawn in red pencil around the majority of the herd.
Subject: longhorn cattle
cows
herd
hills
pasture
plains
Kodak
  Related to:  E30
N153
N154
N156
N157
Other: Negatives N154 and N155 are together on the same film strip. This negative was in an envelope with other negatives.    

CallNo: N202-D1a3  
Descriptive Title: Branding on the plains   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 3 3/8 x 2 7/16   Condition: good
Text: [on negative] #30 BRANDING ON THE PLAINS [on side of negative] Kodak Safety Film
Misc Info: 5 cowboys in negative branding cattle. One cowboy has branding iron and is about to brand a cow that is on the ground. Two cowboys hold the cow down; other cowboy standing behind the one with the branding iron. Another cowboy is to the left wrestling with another cow. Large herd of cattle in background.
Subject: branding
cowboys
cattle
men
pasture
plains
cattle herd
  Related to:  P55
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CallNo: N210-D1a1  
Descriptive Title: Issuing cattle on Rosebud Reservation   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 3 15/16 x 2 5/16   Condition: very good
Text: Issuing cattle on Rosebud Reservation
Misc Info: This negative was in a negative envelope that was placed in a mat/frame. Negative envelope says: Issuing cattle on Rosebud Reservation ; 1 circled ; 1 V odd = 1-5x7 ; 1 each Mat/frame says: Issuing Cattle to Indians on Rosebud Reservation - (neg. only)
Subject: Rosebud Reservation
Indians
Cattle
Horses
Longhorns
Pen
Fence
Todd County, S.D.
Texas trail herds
Reservations
  Related to:  P201
E24
M/F10
Other: Negative is of corralled cows. There are people on horseback and standing outside of the corral.    

CallNo: N61-A5a  
Descriptive Title: Round-Up on Goodnight Ranch, Clark Co., Kansas   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 3 5/16"   Condition: very good
Text: 9; G10; Kodak Safety Film; Kodak Safety Film; Round-up on Goodnight Ranch Clark Co., Kas. "Day Photo"
Misc Info: Cowboys on horses in front of cattle herd; on the plains; two wagons, both with tops.
Subject: Goodnight Ranch
roundup
Clark County, Kansas
Day
Kodak
plains
cowboys
cow herd
cows
wagons horses
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CallNo: NC4-J2  
Descriptive Title: Affidavit says these spurs...   Type: Newspaper Clipping
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 6 x 23"   Condition: fair
Text: page 3 Southwest Daily Times Liberal, KS. Friday June 26, 1964. [headline] Affidavit says these spurs held by the present owner belonged to Billy the Kid at one time."
Misc Info: Was with a negative and letter.
Subject: Billy the Kid spurs
Mrs. Loyd Curtis (Erma Lee)
J.A. Marrs
Camp Supply, Oklahoma
Hugoton, Kansas
Shattuck, Oklahoma
Lon Chambers Wanda Conover
Tascosa, Texas L.S. Outfit
LX herd
Paul V. Marrs Hayden, Colorado
  Related to:  N37-J2
L5-J2
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CallNo: P188-K2  
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Descriptive Title: Newspaper ad   Type: Print
Date of Origin: July 1960   Provenance:
Size: 3 3/4 x 5 5/16   Condition: very good
Text: [back] DC Times 6/6-1878; credit (downward pointing arrow) From the original Robert E. Eagan - Collection Box 856, Dodge City, Kansas [Front] JUL 60 Dentistry J.H. Holliday, Dentist, very respectfully offers his professional services to the citizens of Dodge City and surrounding country during the summer. Office at room No. 24, Dodge House. Where satisfaction is not given money will be refunded. [line seperating paragraphs] Mr. R. P. Edwards, boss herder for Henry Stevens, came up from the Can-nadian this week, where he has been holding cattle during the winter. He started for Paladuro on Wednesday to bring up about 800 calves that have been sold by Mr. Stevens. [line seperating paragraphs] Bona, in his Dodge City account to the [rest of paragraph cut off] [parts of side columns also cut off. Image enlarged by 125%]
Misc Info: Picture is of 2 ads. One about a dentist and other about a boss herder.
Subject: newspaper
ads
Dodge City Times
June 6, 1878
Robert E. Eagan
J.H. Holliday dentist
R.P. Edwards boss herder
Henry Stevens
Can-nadian
Paladuro
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CallNo: P201-D1a1  
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Descriptive Title: Issuing cattle on Rosebud Reservation   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 5 x 7   Condition: very good
Text: [front] VI [?] Cattle on Rosebud Reserv. [back] VI Return photo to Harry E. Chrisman 10245 W. 14th Ave. Denver, Colo. 80215 [note] VI; 5 x 7"; Q. How were cattle issued to the Indians on the Reservations? A. When the Texas trail herds arrived, the animals were corraled. Each Indian family entitled to a beef was called, a steer turned out the gate and the Indian family killed it and butchered it right there on the prairie. The above scene is from an issue at the Rosebud Reservation, Todd County, S.D. -- photo from author's collection (line and markings; unreadable)
Misc Info: Picture is of corralled cows. There are people on horseback and standing outside of the corral. Photo has tape on top back.
Subject: Reservations
Indians
cattle
Rosebud Reservation
Todd County, S.D.
Texas trail herds
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CallNo: P59-D1a3  
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Descriptive Title: Cowboys bringing calves to brand   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 5 1/8 x 7 1/2   Condition: excellent
Text: [on picture] No. 2. Cow Boy's Delight. Bringing Calves to brand.
Misc Info: Cattle herd in background. 2 cowboys on horses, each has a calf roped and they are walking towards camera.
Subject: Cowboys
cow herd
branding
calves
open range
roping
horses
  Related to:  N124
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