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Bourquin family collection

Call Number: RH MS G61
Overview The collection includes photographic prints and negatives by Jules Bourquin, as well as images from other photographers. Also in the collection are newspaper clippings, letters, photographs, etc. about the V.F.W. Drum and Bugle Corps that Jules Bourquin helped organize, as well as copies of business correspondence from Jules and his father Emile Bourquin for their jewelry business in Horton, Kansas.
Dates: 1936 - 1941

Ellanna McManigal Belden scrapbook

Call Number: RH MS 1154
Overview Ellanna (McManigal) Belden graduated from Horton High School (Horton, Kansas) in May 1915 and enrolled in the Kansas State Normal School (Emporia, Kansas) later that year. Her scrapbook contains photographs, programs, news clippings, and other items of memorabilia from high school and college. Included is a Camp Funston, Kansas musical comedy program from 1919, and a copy of her 1922 teacher's contract with the Horton City Schools.
Dates: 1912 - 1922

Henry John Weltmer papers

Call Number: RH MS 23
Scope and Contents The collection contains records, papers and photographs of Weltmer's military and business careers, along with family papers and memorabilia. Over the years, Weltmer kept copies of war correspondence and journals of the 137th Infantry and later the 130th Field Artillery activities. These records are a part of the collection. For additional photographs from the Henry J. Weltmer collection, see RH Ms-P23.
Dates: 1905 - 1956

Horton, Kansas photograph album

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

Horton, Kansas photograph collection

Call Number: RH PH 89
Overview Photographs showing Horton, Brown County, Kansas businesses, activities, and residents.
Dates: 1888 - 1947

Mary A. Baldwin papers

Call Number: RH MS 1030
Overview Mary A. (Mrs. Elmer E.) Baldwin, resided in Horton, Kansas from 1887 until her death in 1933. These papers consist primarily of her business papers while living in Horton, including mortgages, deeds, and tax records. Included is a ledger of accounts for homes constructed from 1887 to 1889 by Elmer E. Baldwin and William Wagner. Several items which date to 1940 are those of James B. Baldwin, a son of Mary and Elmer Baldwin.
Dates: 1886 - 1940