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: P324-H1c3

Description: May Jackson’s Grave

Date of origin: 1954

Type: Print

Size: 3 1/8 x 4 5/8

Condition: Excellent


[front] May Jackson 1915 [on headstone]
[back] Mag – Unforgotten Circus Girl – May 29 – Page 5
750[or 780] [circled]
240 [circled]
Picture NO. 6 [crossed out]
May Jackson Grave [Grave underlined twice] Liberal, Kansas 1954 Return To: Harry E. Chrisman Lane D, Apt 74, BBC Liberal, Kansas
3 col [underlined]
Hutch Herald: This pic used in Denver Post May 29-’55 [circled]


Miscellaneous Info.:

Photo is of May Jackson grave stone. There are hands touching the flowers behind stone. Left hand has ring on ring finger and a watch. There is a shadow of a person’s head with a hat on.

Other Info.: Plastic sleeve has notation: 56-61 p 2 Envelope

Related to: P323-H1c3 (May Jackson’s Grave),

Subject: Circus girl, Denver Post, Envelope, Grave stone, Hutchinson Herald, Liberal Kansas, May Jackson, Scrapbook,