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Guide to the Edom and Susie Horton Papers
MS 56  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Access Restrictions
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Processing Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Edom and Susie Horton papers
    Dates: 1940-1954
    Collection number: MS 56
    Creator: Horton, Edom.
    Creator: Horton, Susie.
    Collection Size: .25 linear feet (1 box)
    Repository: African American Museum & Library at Oakland (Oakland, Calif.)
    Oakland, CA 94612
    Abstract: The Edom and Susie Horton papers consist of beauty school coursework, shipyard worker training materials, photographs, and employment records. The beauty school coursework materials include Susie Horton’s class notes, exams, and textbook attending the La Henri-Ana School of Beauty Culture in Monroe, Louisiana in 1941. The shipyard worker training materials include handwritten notes on various types of joints, shipyard terminology, a job analysis sheet, locating your job on the boat, and a sheet on payroll problems. The photograph series includes three photographs, most likely depicting Edom and Susie Horton.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

    Access

    No access restrictions. Collection is open to the public.

    Access Restrictions

    Materials are for use in-library only, non-circulating.

    Publication Rights

    Permission to publish from the Edom and Susie Horton Papers must be obtained from the African American Museum & Library at Oakland.

    Preferred Citation

    Edom and Susie Horton papers, MS 56, African American Museum & Library at Oakland, Oakland Public Library. Oakland, California.

    Processing Information

    Processed by Sean Heyliger, 09/07/2013.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The Edom and Susie Horton papers consist of beauty school coursework, shipyard worker training materials, photographs, and employment records. The beauty school coursework materials include Susie Horton’s class notes, exams, and textbook attending the La Henri-Ana School of Beauty Culture in Monroe, Louisiana in 1941. The shipyard worker training materials include handwritten notes on various types of joints, shipyard terminology, a job analysis sheet, locating your job on the boat, and an information sheet on common payroll problems. The photograph series includes three photographs, most likely depicting Edom and Susie Horton.

    Arrangement

    Series I. Beauty school coursework Series II. Shipyard worker training material Series III. Photographs Series IV. Employment records

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Beauty, Personal--History.
    Beauty, Personal--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
    Beauty culture--Study and teaching.
    Beauty culture--United States--History.
    Shipyards--California--History.
    World War, 1939-1945--War work.
    La Henri-Ana School of Beauty Culture (Monroe, La.).