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: P134-H1g

Description: Two women with wheelbarrow

Date of origin:

Type: Print

Size: 5 x 7 3/16

Condition: Very Good


[front] (two red lines) x crop x, x crop x
[back] Credi[?] SW Daily Times [??] [Credi[?] SW Daily Times [??]are crossed out] Harry E. Chrisman 10245 W. 14th Ave. Denver, Colo. 80215 [stamped twice] – XII [in red]
[note] To keep the home fires burning… “Pickin’ up bones to keep from starving, Pickin’ up chips to keep from freezin’ Pickin’ up courage to keep from leavin’ ‘Way out west in No Man’s Land — From an old song of the settlers, – photo courtesy Southwest Daily Times, Liberal, Kansas


Miscellaneous Info.:

Picture of 2 women with wheelbarrow full of chips. Wagon in background and 2 buildings

Other Info.: Unable to detach note from photo. Is glued on.Photo has tape on top back.

Related to: E19 (Negative envelope), M/F3 (Kansas women gathering cow chips), N203-H1g (Two women with wheelbarrow),

Subject: chips, No Man’s Land, wagon, wheelbarrow, women,