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Horton, Kansas photograph album

 Collection
Call Number: RH PH 104

Overview

This collection consists of a single volume with ten photographs of Horton, Kansas at the beginning of the 20th century. Photographs primarily include buildings, homes, and other locations around town with one photo of women residents.

Dates

  • circa 1906

Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

History of Horton, Kanssa

The city of Horton was was founded in 1886 in Brown County, Kansas. Brown County was one of the first 33 counties organized in Kansas Territory in 1855. The largest recorded population in Brown County was 22,369 residents, in the year 1900; as of 2010, the city of Horton had 1,776 residents.

[Information obtained from the Kansas State Historical Society website.]

Extent

1 volume (1 envelope containing 1 item)

Physical Location

RH PH 104

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase, 1987.

Related Materials

Horton, Kansas photograph collection, RH PH 89, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas
Title
Guide to the Horton, Kansas Photograph Album Collection
Subtitle
Horton, Kansas photograph album
Author
Finding aid prepared by geb. Finding aid encoded by geb.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
Finding aid permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10407/9078498355
Preferred citation
Horton, Kansas Photograph Album Collection, RH PH 104, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, Univeristy of Kansas.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

Contact:
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