Chrisman Collection

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.


Call No: P305-B2a

Description: Denver City Railway Company’s horse-drawn street car

Date of origin: ca. 1914

Type: Print

Size: 5 x 7 1/8



[on street car] Good Values in Shoes at Strauss; 17th St. 17th Ave. & Pearl St.; Colfax Avenue; Union Depot 125; Colfax Ave; 125. [on back of photo] If reproduced use credit line: Denver Public Library Western Collection Photo by; Denver City Railway Company’s horse drawn street car about 1914; [address sticker] W. Thayer collection, Box 2175, Wenatchee, Wash. 98801 [was placed over writing]

Provenance: Denver Public Library Western Collection

Miscellaneous Info.:

Street car with two people in the front, one man holding the reins to a horse in front. One man on a white horse standing beside the horse pulling the car. There is a road or street with railroad tracks on it. There are trees and a fence in the background. The horses are blurry.

Other Info.: W. Thayer collection

Related to:

Subject: 17th Avenue, 17th Street, Colfax Avenue, Denver City Railway Company, Denver Public Library Western Collection, Horse-drawn wagon, Pearl Street, W. Thayer collection, Washington, Wenatchee,