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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: P2-F2f1  
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Descriptive Title: Cowboys (originals) by Kirkland, Cheyenne, Wyoming   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:Denver Public Library
Size: 5 1/8   Condition: good
Text: [back of photo] Credit Denver Public Library Western History Department Photo by Kirkland, Cheyenne, Wyo. Reproduction of print is subject to use fee order # 03632. Notice this material may be protected by copyright law (title 17 U.S. Codes). Return to Harry E. Chrisman, 10245 W. 14th Ave. Denver, Colo. 80215. Cowboys (originals) (Kirkland) F4211 [note taped to photo] Q. What sort of saddle horses did the old-time range cowboys ride? A. The photographer Kirkland of Cheyenne caught this excellent group of saddlehorses on the Roundup near Cheyenne. It depicts the general mustang stock the cowmen used in the 1880's and 1890's on the Wyoming range. Some of the stock had, by this time, been crossed with Morgan, American Bred Saddler and even Thoroughbred stock. Even traces of the Texas Steel Dust breeding remained in these fine saddle horses. --Denver Public Library Photo
Misc Info: Picture is of men with horses; some men are sitting on ground. Was in a manila envelope.
Subject: Cowboy
transportation
horse
roundup
Cheyenne, Wyoming
saddle horse
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P2-F2f1
D1-F2f1 through D9-F2f1
C6-F2f1
E6-F2f1
L9-F2f1
NC6-F2f1
L10-F2f1
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CallNo: P65-F2f6  
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Descriptive Title: Men watering horses   Type: Print
Date of Origin:    Provenance:
Size: 5 1/8 x 7 5/8   Condition: very good
Text: [front] No. 17 [back] Farmers - Not [not is underlined] cowboys
Misc Info: 6 farmers on horses watering them in a low river with a cattle herd in background.
Subject: Farmers
saddle horses
cattle
river
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