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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: N131-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Longhorn cattle running across plains   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 3/8 x 2 7/16   Condition: very good
Text: [on side of negative] Kodak Safety Film A box of red pencil is drawn around running cattle and part of the trees in the background.
Misc Info: Three longhorn cows are running across the open land. There are hills in the background and trees. One cow is standing still on the left. Visible is the cab of a vehicle, like someone took the photo from the windshield of a car. A box of red pencil is drawn around running cattle and part of the trees in the background.
Subject: longhorn cattle
plains
hills
trees
cab of automobile
Kodak
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CallNo: N132-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Herd of longhorn cattle   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 2 7/16   Condition: very good
Text: [on side of negative] Kodak Safety Film
Misc Info: A herd of longhorn cattle are on the open plains. There are hills in the background, and one tree on the left. Two cows are in the foreground, one slightly farther back to the right, and the rest of the herd in the background. Visible is part of a vehicle's window, like someone took the photo from the window of a car. Also visible is the road or highway.
Subject: longhorn cattle
hills
tree
plains
window of automobile
road
highway
Kodak
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CallNo: N138-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Longhorn cattle on pasture or plains   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 2 7/16   Condition: very good
Text: [on sides of negative] Kodak Safety Film A box drawn in red pencil is around the two middle cows.
Misc Info: Four longhorn cows walk through a pasture or the plains. There are hills in the background, and some trees. Possibly a small lake or pond in background also. Two of the cows are light colored, one is mostly dark and the other is multicolored. A box drawn in red pencil is around the two middle cows.
Subject: longhorn cattle
pasture
plains
hills
trees
lake
pond
Kodak
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CallNo: N139-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Longhorn cattle on a pasture or on the plains   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 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 foremost light-colored cow and the darker one in the background.
Misc Info: Four longhorn cows walk through a pasture or on the plains. There are hills and trees in the background. Two cows are in the foreground (one is light colored and one multicolored) and two other cows are in the background (one is mostly dark with a light colored head and the other is light). Ribs are visible on the two closer cows. There is a box drawn in red pencil around the foremost light-colored cow and the darker one in the background.
Subject: longhorn cattle
plains
pasture
hills
trees
Kodak
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CallNo: N142-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Longhorn cattle herd on the plains or in a pasture   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 2 3/8   Condition: very good
Text: [on side of negative] Kodak Safety Film There is a box drawn in red pencil around the herd of cattle.
Misc Info: A large herd of lonhorn cattle walk across the plains or in a pasture. There are at least 18 or 19 cows visible. There are hills in the background. There is a box drawn in red pencil around the herd of cattle.
Subject: longhorn cattle
plains
pasture
hills
Kodak
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CallNo: N144-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Longhorn cattle viewed through a vehicle's windshield   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 2 3/8   Condition: very good
Text: [on side of negative] Kodak Safety Film A box drawn in red pencil is around the cattle, cutting out the vehicle's hood.
Misc Info: A small herd of longhorn cattle walk or run across the pasture or plains. A large tree in the foreground, to the right side. More trees and hills in the background. The photo was taken from the windshield of a vehicle, because the hood of the vehicle is visible in the photo. The road the vehicle is traveling on is also visible. A box drawn in red pencil is around the cattle, cutting out the vehicle's hood.
Subject: longhorn cattle
trees
hills
vehicle
dirt road
pasture
plains
Kodak
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CallNo: N145-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Cattle grazing on the plains or in a pature   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 3 9/16 x 2 7/16   Condition: very good
Text: [on sides of negative] Kodak Safety Film There is a box drawn in red pencil around the closest cattle in the middle of the negative.
Misc Info: A large herd of cattle, some longhorn, are grazing on the plains or in a pasture. There are a few trees in the far background, along with hills. There is a box drawn in red pencil around the closest cattle in the middle of the negative.
Subject: cattle
longhorn cattle
plains
pasture
hills
trees
Kodak
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CallNo: N146-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Cattle grazing on pasture   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 3 9/16 x 2 7/16   Condition: very good
Text: [on side of negative] Kodak Safety Film A box drawn in red pencil is around the closest cattle in the negative.
Misc Info: Herd of cattle graze on open pasture or plains. There are large hills in the background. There is at least one longhorn cow visible. A box drawn in red pencil is around the closest cattle in the negative.
Subject: cattle
longhorn cattle
pasture
plains
hills
grass
Kodak
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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: N149-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 A box drawn in red pencil is around the one closest longhorn cow and it extends to the left edge of the negative.
Misc Info: Herd of longhorn cattle grazing on pasture or plains; one longhorn cow in foreground and the rest in the background. There are trees and hills in the far background. A box drawn in red pencil is around the one closest longhorn cow and it extends to the left edge of the negative.
Subject: cattle
longhorn cattle
trees
hills
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
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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: N82-J2  
Descriptive Title: Adobe Walls, Texas, Monument   Type: Negative
Date of Origin: 1929   Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 3 7/8"   Condition: very good
Text: o Ansco Safety Film Dobe Walls, Texas
Misc Info: Adobe Walls monument surrounded by fence; people standing by fence; monument set off in the middle of plains.
Subject: Adobe Walls monument
Adobe Walls, Texas
plains
brush grass
fence
people
rocks
hills
Ansco Safety Film
  Related to:  P209-J2
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CallNo: N90-F1b  
Descriptive Title: Man standing on rolling plains area   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 1/2 x 2 7/16   Condition: very good
Text: [on left side of negative] Kodak [on right side of negative] 2 B
Misc Info: Man stands alone on rolling plains which are covered with tall grasses and some bushes. The man is wearing a hat and dark clothing. He might have a mustache.
Subject: man
hills
tall grass
bushes
Kodak
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Other: Might have come from Jed Smith folder.    

CallNo: P209-J2  
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Descriptive Title: Adobe Walls, Texas, Monument   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1929   Provenance:
Size: 3 9/16 x 4 1/2   Condition: good
Text: [front] Dobe Walls, Texas [back] Adobe Walls Taken 1929 Harry E. Chrisman Lane D, Apt. 74, Bluebonnet Courts Liberal, Kansas
Misc Info: Adobe Walls monument surrounded by fence; people standing by fence; monument set off in the middle of plains.
Subject: Adobe Walls monument
plains
Adobe Walls, Texas
brush grass
fence
people
rocks
hills
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CallNo: P336-A2b11  
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Descriptive Title: Ox ranch (ruins)   Type: Print
Date of Origin: March 1980   Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 4 7/16   Condition: very good
Text: [front] PHOTO OF "THE SISTERS HOUSE Ra[?] [Ra crossed out] Taken March 1980 By Elias Candell
Misc Info: Photo is in color of a ruined building in the open plains. Looks like buttes in the background. There are a few trees in back and to right side of building.
Subject: Ruins
Sisters house
Elias Candell
Hills
Open plains
Trees
Building
Scrapbook
Tub
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P338
P339
P340
Other: Plastic sleeve has notation 56-61 p 2-A Tub Photo has tape on top front.    

CallNo: P339-A2b11  
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Descriptive Title: Ox ranch (ruins)   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 4 7/16   Condition: very good
Text: [no text on photo]
Misc Info: Photo is in color. Photo is of a ruined building. There is wood and rocks strewn about. There are 2 trees in the back and left side of ruins. There is a barbed wire fence in front of ruins. There is brush around ruins and hills in the background.
Subject: Ox Ranch
Ruins
Wood
Rocks
Trees
Open plains
Hills
Scrapbook
  Related to:  P336
P337
P338
P340
Other: Plastic sleeve has notation 56-61 p 2-A Bottom Photo has tape on top front.    

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
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Other: Harry Chrisman is the one on the right. The cousin is wearing glasses.    

CallNo: P428-F2f1  
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Descriptive Title: Cowboys   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1900s   Provenance:
Size: 5 1/8 x 7   Condition: excellent
Text: [back] CREDIT DENVER PUBLIC LIBRARY WESTERN HISTORY DEPARTMENT PHOTO BY McClure, Denver Colo. [McClure, Denver Colo. is underlined] REPRODUCTION OF PRINT IS SUBJECT TO USE FEE ORDER # 03632 [03632 is underlined] NOTICE THIS MATERIAL MAY BE PROTECTED BY COPYRIGHT LAW (TITLE 17 U.S. CODE) Return to HARRY E. CHRISMAN 10245 W. 14th Ave. Denver, Colo. 80215 [Return to HARRY E. CHRISMAN 10245 W. 14th Ave. Denver, Colo. 80215 is circled] p. 178 #3 [save] for VII Cowboys (prints) F30325 [job form] CMP 1006 Job Name Ohio Univ Job No. 43044 Page 178 Half-Tone [check mark] 65 % 5 -52
Misc Info: Photo is of 2 men on horseback. They are in the plains with hills behind them. There is a herd of cattle in the right background.
Subject: cowboys
horses
men
ropes
plains
hills
brush
Cattle
  Related to:  P429-
P430-
Other: [PHOTOS FROM "The 1000 Most Asked Questions about the American West"] Photo has tape on bottom back.    

CallNo: P527-B2a  
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Descriptive Title: Photograph of drawing, horses and wagon   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 5   Condition: excellent
Text: [front] Thomas Connell [back] Reduce to 2 1/2" x 1 3/4" ; Return to HARRY E. CHRISMAN 10245 W. 14th Ave. Denver, Colo. 80215 ; [there is a square drawn on the back] ; THIS PAPER MANUFACTURED BY KODAK [yellow sticky note] Front Flap .16 [.16 is underlined twice] 42%
Misc Info: Photo is of a drawing. The drawing is of a wagon being pulled by two horses. There is a man driving the horses and there is cargo in the back of the wagon. There is a barbed wire fence on the hill above the wagon. There are hills in the background and brush in the foreground.
Subject: Horse-drawn wagon
Prairie
Horses
Brush
Fence
Hills
Thomas Connell
Man
Cargo
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Other: Photo has tape on back covering the address stamp. Yellow sticky note has tape on 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
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CallNo: PC28-A1a  
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Descriptive Title: Front Street south of railroad tracks   Type: Postcard
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 5 1/2   Condition: fair
Text: [front] Rawling - Front St. south of railroad tracks. 119 [back] Post Card; Place Stamp Here; Address; Harry E. Chrisman Lane D., Apt. 74 Bluebonnet Courts Liberal, Kansas
Misc Info: Location unknown unless Rawling is the name of a town; no correspondence; street scene with store fronts. Cozy saloon, the Alamo and [south side saloon?]
Subject: Front Street
The Alamo
Cozy Saloon
dirt street
brush
poles
hills in background
Rawling
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CallNo: PC36-F2f1  
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Descriptive Title: Roundup at Saratoga, Wyoming   Type: Postcard
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 5 1/2   Condition: very good
Text: [front] Round Up Saratoga, Wyo. 103 [back] Post Card; Place Stamp Here; Address; Harry E. Chrisman Lane D., Apt. 74 Bluebonnet Courts Liberal, Kansas
Misc Info: No correspondence; cowboys make camp on plains during cattle roundup.
Subject: cowboys
horses
wagons
tents
stream
plains
cattle
Saratoga, Wyoming
round up
hills
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