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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: N108-F2f1  
Descriptive Title: A Western Round-Up   Type: Negative
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 2 7/16 x 3 1/2   Condition: very good
Text: #10 A Western "Round Up" [side of negative] Kodak C 4
Misc Info: Seven cowboys sit on their horses facing the camera. There is a large herd of cattle in the background. Looks like they are on the plains.
Subject: round-up
cowboys
horses
men
cattle
plains
Kodak
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CallNo: N44-E1a5  
Descriptive Title: Frank Smith bulldogging at Pendleton, Oregon, Round-Up   Type: Negative
Date of Origin: 1923   Provenance:
Size: 2 3/4 x 3 1/2"   Condition: very good
Text: 90679; Frank Smith Bulldogging Pendleton Round-Up ([copyright symbol] 1923 R.R. Doubleday); Kodak
Misc Info: Cowboy wrestles steer at rodeo; cowboy on horse to left; cowboy with steer; horse running beside cowboy and steer; circular track; grandstands full of people
Subject: Frank Smith
bulldogging event
Pendleton Round-Up
Pendleton, Oregon
R.R. Doubleday
cowboys
horses
rodeo rodeo arena steer
Kodak fence track
grandstands spectators
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CallNo: N48-E1a4  
Descriptive Title: [Willie] Barker on "Sundance" at North Platte, Nebraska, round-up   Type: Negative
Date of Origin: 1919   Provenance:
Size: 2 3/4 x 3 9/16"   Condition: very good
Text: illie Baker on Sundance" rth Platte Roundup - 1919 Stryker; 90693; Kodak Safety Film
Misc Info: Cowboy rides saddlebronc at rodeo; other cowboy on ground at left; saddlebronc horse standing on back legs - rear to camera; rider looks like he's going to fall to the left; horse stands at right.
Subject: [Willie] Baker
"Sundance"
North Platte round-up
North Platte, Nebraska
Stryker
Kodak
rodeo
rodeo arena
horses cowboys
saddlebronc Kodak
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CallNo: P104-E1a6  
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Descriptive Title: Frank Smith bulldogging at Pendleton Roundup   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1923   Provenance:
Size: 4 1/16 x 5 1/16   Condition: very good
Text: [front] Frank Smith Bulldogging Pendleton, Round- (© 1923 R.R. Doubleday)
Misc Info: Man jumps off running horse to wrestle steer while other cowboy on horse is running behind him. Grandstands are full of people.
Subject: Frank Smith
bulldogging
steer wrestling
Pendleton Round-up
Pendleton
R.R. Doubleday
rodeo
rodeo arena
track
cowboy horses grandstands spectators fence
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CallNo: P83-E1a4  
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Descriptive Title: Billie Baker on Sundance at North Platte, Ne., Roundup   Type: Print
Date of Origin: 1919   Provenance:
Size: 4 x 5   Condition: very good
Text: [front] LLIE BAKER ON "SUNDANCE" RTH PLATTE ROUNDUP - 1919 STRYKER [back] Billie Baker on Sundance North Platte (Neb.) Roundup 1919 5
Misc Info: Cowboy is riding a saddlebronc during rodeo. Horse is straight up in the air on hind legs. Another cowboy and horse stand in background. Looks like copy because letters on front of pic are cut off.
Subject: Billie Baker
Sundance (horse)
North Platte round-up
North Platte, Neb.
Stryker
saddlebronc
cowboy
horse
rodeo
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CallNo: PC23-F2f1  
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Descriptive Title: Chuck wagons at roundup   Type: Postcard
Date of Origin: 1878   Provenance:
Size: 3 1/2 x 5 1/2   Condition: good
Text: [front] Chuck wagons at Roundup, Early days of the west, 1878 No. A-25 [back] Post Card; Place Stamp Here; Made in U.S.A.; Correspondence; Address; Hetzel Photos, Dodge City, Kansas; Multakrom Post Card Co.
Misc Info: Several cowboys sit at campsite and eat. Chuckwagons in background.
Subject: Cowboys sitting eating
chuckwagons
dishes
saddles
blankets
plains
trees
campsite
round-up Hetzel Photos Dodge City, Kansas
early west Multakrom Post Card Co.
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