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: NC13-

Description: Something Going on in Liberal all the time

Date of origin: 1930s

Type: Newspaper Clipping

Size: 8.5 x 11″

Condition: Good


This view of a parade in Liberal in the 30’s – you can tell by noting the model of cars – indicates the town’s position as a center of activities through the years. It gives one a good view of the business district along the 200 block on North Kansas then. Recognize the changes?


Miscellaneous Info.:

Cutline for book: This as Liberal’s main street, Kansas Avenue, during a parade, not long after I was elected Mayor for my first term in 1931.

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Subject: 1930s, Liberal Business District, Main Street, Newspaper clipping, parade,