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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: N100-D1a2  
Descriptive Title: cattle grazing on pasture   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 2 1/2   Condition: very good
Text: [on sides of negative] 5 Kodak Safety Film
Misc Info: Can't tell if the animals are sheep or cattle in the negative. Some look like sheep, with black faces and white body, while others look like they have the build of a cow. They are out in the middle of open ground, further back in the picture is a herd. There is a hill and a group of trees in the background.
Subject: cattle
sheep
pasture
trees
Kodak
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CallNo: N136-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Cattle herd with some longhorns   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 red box drawn around the closest group of cattle.
Misc Info: A herd of cattle stand among trees on a pasture or on the plains. There is a house or other building in the background, and a telephone pole and lines. There is one longhorn visible in the bunch. There is a red box drawn around the closest group of cattle.
Subject: cattle
longhorn cattle
telephone pole
telephone pole lines
trees
house
building
pasture
plains
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CallNo: N137-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Two longhorn cows and one calf   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 2 1/2   Condition: very good
Text: [on side of negative] Kodak Safety Film There are 3 red lines drawn around cows.
Misc Info: A longhorn cow and a calf sit on the ground behind a shrub or small tree. Another longhorn cow is on the left side of the negative, but only its head is visible. The cattle could be in a pasture or on the plains. Telephone poles and lines are in the background.
Subject: longhorn cattle
cows
calf
trees
telephone poles
telephone pole wires
pasture
plains
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: N140-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 foremost 6 cows.
Misc Info: At least 10 longhorn cows on the plains or in a pasture. There are several closer to the camera and more in the background. There are hills, trees and possibly a pond or lake in the background. The cattle are of various colors. There is a box drawn in red pencil around the foremost 6 cows.
Subject: longhorn cattle
plains
pasture
lake
pond
Kodak
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CallNo: N141-D1a2  
Descriptive Title: Herd of cattle 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 cow laying down and the cattle behind it.
Misc Info: Herd of cattle in a pasture or on the plains. There is one large cow (longhorned, perhaps) sitting on the ground. There is a house or building on the far left side of the negative, with trees and a telephone pole and telephone lines in the background. A dirt road or path is in the foreground of the negative. There is a box drawn in red pencil around the cow laying down and the cattle behind it.
Subject: cattle
longhorn cattle
house
building
trees
telephone pole
telephone pole lines
pasture
plains
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: N143-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 7/16   Condition: very good
Text: [on side of negative] Kodak Safety Film There is a box drawn in red pencil around part of the herd and the hill.
Misc Info: Herd of longhorn cattle walking and grazing on the plains or in a pasture. There is a hill on the right side of the negative in the background. There are at least 17 cows visible. There is a box drawn in red pencil around part of the herd and the hill.
Subject: longhorn cattle
plains
pasture
hill
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
  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: N156-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Longhorn cow standing among bare trees   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 cow, cutting out the background.
Misc Info: A longhorn cow stands among many bare trees. The cow is facing right. There is a box drawn in red pencil around the cow, cutting out the background.
Subject: longhorn cow
bare trees
pasture
plains
Kodak
  Related to:  E30
N153
N154
N155
N157
Other: Negatives N156 and N157 are together on the same film strip. It looks like the same cow in both negatives, just taken at different angles or a moment later.    

CallNo: N157-D1b  
Descriptive Title: Longhorn cow standing among bare trees   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 cow, cutting out the rest of the background.
Misc Info: Longhorn cow stands among many bare trees. The cow is facing right. There is a box drawn in red pencil around the cow, cutting out the rest of the background
Subject: longhorn cow
bare trees
pasture
plains
Kodak
  Related to:  E30
N153
N154
N155
N156
Other: Negatives N156 and N157 are together on the same film strip. Looks like the same cow in both negatives, just taken at different angles or a moment later.    

CallNo: N165-H1g  
Descriptive Title: Empty pasture or plains with the sky overhead   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 4 7/8   Condition: very good
Text: 
Misc Info: empty expanse of grass, could be a pasture or open plains. The sky is overhead and partly cloudy.
Subject: pasture
plains
sky
  Related to:  E15
Other: Negatives N165 and N166 are together on a film strip.    

CallNo: N166-H1g  
Descriptive Title: Empty pasture or plains with sky overhead   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 4 7/8   Condition: very good
Text: 
Misc Info: Empty expanse of ground, could be a pasture or open plains.
Subject: pasture
plains
sky
  Related to:  E15
Other: Negatives N165 and N166 are together on the same film strip.    

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: P69-H1g  
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Descriptive Title: Southwest Kansas Plains   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1930s   Provenance:Chrisman collection
Size: 4 1/16 x 4 7/8   Condition: very good
Text: [back] "Soil bank land" [back note] Dust Bowl Land The vast southwest grazing lands commenced moving in ernest in the 1930s. Where no effort was made to hold it, many areas blew away, exposing the sandstone basement. Only (crossed out) By following the advice of the old cattlemen, regrassing the area and leaving it for grazing pasture land, saved(crossed out) many valuable acres were saved for the future. Photo taken in southwest Kansas by author.
Misc Info: Wooden fence posts, fencing wire on plains. Sand or dirt has blown to drift at foot of posts.
Subject: Southwest Kansas plains
fence posts
fencing wire
sand or dirt
tumbleweeds
pasture
soil bank land
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Other: Photo has glue spots across top back.