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: C9-H1d1

Description: Allen Nichols, Th’er at work

Date of origin:

Type: Comments

Size: 3 1/8 x 7″

Condition: Good


[front] Allen Nichols, Th’er at Work Allen Nichols tests the area at Old Fargo Springs, Kansas, and finds that the old ghost town set xxxxxxx some distance away from the large brick schoolbuilding which is generally associated as the old townsite today. Nichols is using modern detection equipment to locate the sand-choked, grass-covered cellers to the old homes. The Cimarron River flows just a few rods to the south. Photo by author. (sentence underlined)


Miscellaneous Info.:

Comment was with 2 pictures of Allen Nichols.

Other Info.:

Related to: P216-H1d1 (Allen Nichols with metal detector close up), P217-H1d1 (Man with metal detector far away), P215-A5a (Man with a metal detector),

Subject: Allen Nichols, Cimarron River, Fargo Springs, ghost town, Kansas, Metal detector, root cellers, school,