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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: N127-A6  
Descriptive Title: Remnants of brick building   Type: Negative
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Size: 2 15/16 x 4 15/16   Condition: good
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Misc Info: Remnants of building, most likely brick. Part of a wall still standing, and several columns of brick from corners of building. No other buildings around it, but is some yucca plants and other plains shrubs.
Subject: brick building
remains
wall
plains
yucca plant
Ruins
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CallNo: P184-H1c2  
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Descriptive Title: Cemetary remains   Type: Print
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Size: 5 1/8 x 7 1/16   Condition: very good
Text: [back] Remains of the old Fort Hays Military Cemetery. All bodies removed many years ago; Photo by Robt. Eagan - Dodge City; Harry E. Chrisman Lane D, Apt. 74 Bluebonnet Courts Liberal, Kansas
Misc Info: Picture is of markers (3) in a big field.
Subject: Fort Hays Military Cemetery
Robert Eagan
Dodge City, Kansas
remains
cemeteries
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CallNo: P435-A5e  
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Descriptive Title: Sentinels at Old Fort Union   Type: Print
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Size: 5 x 7   Condition: excellent
Text: [front] IX [back] IX On pg. 236 Return Photo to HARRY E. CHRISMAN 10245 W. 14th Ave. Denver, Colo. 80215 [Return Photo to HARRY E. CHRISMAN 10245 W. 14th Ave. Denver, Colo. 80215 is circled] [stamp] THIS PAPER MANUFACTURED BY KODAK [job form] Job Name Ohio Univ Job No. 43044 Page 23 c Half-Tone [check mark] 65% 6 - 9
Misc Info: Photo is of ruins. They are tall pillars of rock or stone.
Subject: building remains
rock
settlement
Fort Union
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Other: "The 1000 Most Asked Questions about the American West"    

CallNo: P437-A5e  
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Descriptive Title: Sentinels at Old Fort Union   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1959   Provenance:
Size: 8 1/16 x 10   Condition: good
Text: [front] Make 5x7 Crop as shown [photo has red lines and x's in front] [back] "Sentinels at Old Fort Union" Fort Union, N. Mex. View along "Officers Row," looking southwest. 36% Harry E. Chrisman Land D Apt. 74 BBC Liberal, Kansas [Harry E. Chrisman Land D Apt. 74 BBC Liberal, Kansas is crossed out and his Denver address stamp is stamped over it] ; [stamp] HARRY E. CHRISMAN 10245 W. 14th Ave. Denver, Colo. 80215 ; ent. 4-20-59 [env.]
Misc Info: Photo is of ruins. There are tall pillars in decay. Looks like rock and brick.
Subject: Fort Union
building remains
rocks
settlement
New Mexico
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E26
M/F12
Other: "The 1000 Most Asked Questions about the American West"