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: L17-L1a

Description: Letter from USDA

Date of origin: 1966

Type: Letter

Size: 8.5 x 11″

Condition: Excellent


June 20, 1966 – Mr. harry E. ChrismanMaverick Publications Incorporated 10245 W. 14th Avenue Denver, CO 80215 Dear Mr. Chrisman: We are pleased to send you the enclosed photogrpahs in response to your request of June 8, 1966. Your work in furthering information concerning agriculture is appreciated and we hope these photographs may be of assistance to you. There is no charge for these photographs but we would appreciated your returning the ones you do not need. In that way, we can serve others at less cost. Thank you for your interest. If we can be of further service please let us know. Sincerely yours, Albert w Matthews Photography Division Enclosures: 1 8×10 photograph 4 5×7 photographs Inf:AWM:rp 6-20-66


Miscellaneous Info.:

note from Chrisman on letter: Mailed him Dec. 1966 Thrilled with Locoweed story. (Didn’t mail any pix)

Other Info.:

Related to: L16-L1a (Letter from USDA), P235-L1a (Poisonous Plants), P237-L1a (Poisonous Plants, Locoweed), P238-L1a (Poisonous Plants – Locowood),

Subject: Locoweed,