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: P55-D1a3

Description: Branding a cow

Date of origin: ca. 1880

Type: Print

Size: 4 x 6 1/16

Condition: Very Good


[front] #30 Branding on the Plains.
[back] Branding on the JJ Ranch, No Man’s Land – circa 1880. Photo by R.W. Day Pioneer Photographer. Harry E. Chrisman Lane D, Apt. 74 Bluebonnet Courts Liberal, Kansas.


Miscellaneous Info.:

3 men holding a cow, 1 branding the cow. 1 standing up watching and 1 man catching another cow. Cow herd in the background.

Other Info.:

Related to: N202-D1a3 (Branding on the plains),

Subject: Brand, branding, cowboys, cows, JJ Ranch, No Man’s Land, plains,