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: P251-F1b

Description: Memorial stone to Joseph Smalley

Date of origin: April 1961

Type: Print

Size: 3 9/16 x 3 1/2



{inscription on stone} 1852 Rock Island Lines 1922 Seventieth anniversary October tenth The memorial ther planted hearby is dedicated by the rock island in affectionate memory of Joseph B. Smalley who by his industry courage and loyalty through every vicissitude signally aided in the development of the Chicago Rock Island & Pacific Railway into a great transportation system devoted to the public service


Miscellaneous Info.:

Photo is of a memorial stone with a plaque on it. This is in a open field with flowers around it.

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Subject: Joseph B. Smalley, Memorial stone, Rock Island Lines,