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Aretus C. and Bessie G. Anderson

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Siblings, and students at Horton and Seminary, 1901-1903. Photographs, diary, and class materials.

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Aretus C. and Bessie G. Anderson

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Dates: 1901 to 1903
Collection: Aretus C. and Bessie G. Anderson, Archival Catalogue
Type: finding aid

Acadia College

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Dates: unspecified decade in 19XX
Collection: Aretus C. and Bessie G. Anderson
Description: A.L.Hardy, Kentville N.S. - 1 photograph : b&w, nit. : 11.5cm x 19cm, in frame 14.5cm x 22cm. - Photo shows Acadia's College Hall taken from across the street. Tops of campus buildings are visible behind College Hall, and houses can be seen to the right. Inscription in ink on frame reads "Acadia College". "171" written in white on photograph. Stamp on back reads… more
Accession Number: 2004.013-AND/015
Type: photograph

Acadia Ladies' Seminary

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Dates: unspecified decade in 19XX
Collection: Aretus C. and Bessie G. Anderson
Description: A.L. Hardy, Kentville N.S. - 1 photograph : b&w, nit. : 11cm x 19cm, in frame 14.5cm x 22cm. - Photograph of Acadia Ladies' Seminary. - Inscription on frame in ink reads "Acadia Seminary". - Top left corner and bottom right corner are worn.
Accession Number: 2004.013-AND/14
Type: photograph

Anderson in dorm room

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Dates: 1902
Collection: Aretus C. and Bessie G. Anderson
Description: 1 photograph : b&w : 10cm x 12.5cm, in frame 13.5cm x 15.5cm. - Photo shows Aretus Anderson laying on a one of two beds in a dorm room at Horton Academy. Many pictures appear on the wall behind him. - 3 copies of the same photo. Copy one reads "Aretus Anderson" on front in ink, and "From Aretus / To Aunt Bessie / April 20, 1902" on back in ink. Copy two is badly faded and… more
Accession Number: 2004.013-AND/009
Type: photograph

Bostonia Sexette Club programme

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Dates: unspecified decade in 19XX
Collection: Aretus C. and Bessie G. Anderson
Description: Bostonia Sexette Club programme.
Accession Number: 2004.013-AND/005

Diary

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Dates: 1902 (year uncertain)
Collection: Aretus C. and Bessie G. Anderson
Description: Diary belonging to Bessie G. Anderson. Includes names and addresses.
Accession Number: 2004.013-AND/001
Type: textual record

Group of men on steps

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Dates: 1902
Collection: Aretus C. and Bessie G. Anderson
Description: 1 photograph : b&w : 13cm x 10cm, in frame 16cm x 13.5cm. - Large group of men standing on steps, some holding tennis rackets. Inscription on back in pen reads "A.C. Anderson, / H.C.A. / April 26, 1902. / Horton Academy? / 1902 / Aretus C Anderson". - Photograph has a stylized white outline.
Accession Number: 2004.013-AND/013
Type: photograph

Horton Academy Men

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Dates: unspecified year in 190X (year uncertain)
Collection: Aretus C. and Bessie G. Anderson
Description: 1 photograph : b&w : 10cm x 12.5cm, in frame 12.5cm x 15xm. - 6 men sitting on the steps of Horton Academy. - Small tear in top left corner of photo. Photo is very faded.
Accession Number: 2004.013-AND/008
Type: photograph

Horton boys in dorm

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Dates: unspecified year in 190X (year uncertain)
Collection: Aretus C. and Bessie G. Anderson
Description: 1 photograph : b&w : 10cm x 12.5cm, in frame 13.5cm x 15.5cm. - Photo shows 4 young men standing in a dorm room with a sheet draped over their shoulders. Many pictures appear on the wall behind them. - Photo is stained around the edges. Rusty indent on the back, creating a scuffed bump on the photo.
Accession Number: 2004.013-AND/010
Type: photograph

Horton boys resting

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Dates: unspecified year in 190X (year uncertain)
Collection: Aretus C. and Bessie G. Anderson
Description: 1 photograph : b&w : 10cm x 12.5cm, in frame 13.5cm x 15.5cm. - Photo shows 4 young men reclining on a bed in a dorm room. Wall behind them has many pictures and hangings on it. "Aretus C. Anderson / Horton Academy / Acadia Unit" written on back in pen. – Photo is very faded.
Accession Number: 2004.013-AND/011
Type: photograph

Horton Collegiate Academy 1901 football team

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Dates: 1901
Collection: Aretus C. and Bessie G. Anderson
Description: 1 photograph : b&w, nit. : 9.5cm x 12cm, in frame 13.5cm x 16cm. - 16 men, 1 dressed in a suit and the rest in uniform, sitting and standing in this posed picture. One individual is holding a rugby football inscribed "H.C.A. 1901". Back row, left to right: Darrach, Condon, Roscoe, Neily, Parker, Nalder, Freeman. Second row, left to right: Linton, Travis, Kirkstead, C.E. Morgan,… more
Accession Number: 2004.013-AND/006
Type: photograph

Men on steps

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Dates: unspecified year in 190X (year uncertain)
Collection: Aretus C. and Bessie G. Anderson
Description: 1 photograph : b&w : 12.5cm x 9.5cm, in frame 15cm x 12.5cm. - Photo of two men leaning on a pillar on the front steps of a wooden building. - Bottom left corner of photo torn off. Photo is very faded and scuffed.
Accession Number: 2004.013-AND/012
Type: photograph

On the Limits Acadia '03

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Dates: 1903
Collection: Aretus C. and Bessie G. Anderson
Description: 1 photograph : b&w : 8.5cm x 8.5cm, in frame (circular) 14.5cm x 15cm. - Group of women sitting on Acadia Ladies' Seminary steps, surrounded by snow, some holding hockey sticks. "On the Limits / 'Acadia' '03" written in blue paint on the frame. Arrow drawn in pen on the photo pointing to one of the women. - Photograph is glued on to a circular frame, with glue… more
Accession Number: 2004.013-AND/007
Type: photograph