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Horton Collegiate Academy -- students

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Acadia Ladies' Seminary. Graduating Class lists, 1862-1926

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Collection: Class Lists, from course calendars
Description: Includes graduating students from the Grand Pre Seminary, 1862-1873, Horton Academy (Female Department), 1875-1879, and Acadia Ladies' Seminary, 1880-1926. Non-graduating students are not listed. Married names are included if known at time of publication.
Creator: Acadia University
Type: book

Early Days at Horton by C.H. Whitman

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Collection: Horton Collegiate Academy
Description: File contains a typed copy of reminiscences written by C. H. Whitman, addressed to F. W. Patterson, president of Acadia University. Whitman was a student at Horton in the early 1860s.
Accession Number: 1900.343/3/4/1
Type: textual record

Diary of a Winter at Horton Academy

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Collection: Horton Collegiate Academy
Description: File contains a diary belonging to William Harry Warren, written when he was attending Horton Academy.
Accession Number: 1900.343/3/2
Type: textual record

Letter from Horton student to his parents

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Collection: Horton Collegiate Academy
Description: File contains a letter signed by Horton student A.M.D [Alistair MacDonald?].
Accession Number: 1900.343/3/1
Type: textual record

Student discipline, rule and Steward duties

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Collection: Horton Collegiate Academy
Description: File contains a manuscript regarding student discipline at Horton Academy, a list of regulations for the student boarding house, and a list of the duties of the Academy steward. The author of the manuscript has not been determined. Manuscript dates from after 1838.
Accession Number: 1900.343/1/5
Type: textual record

Horton boys resting

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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 boys in dorm

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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 Academy Men

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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

Men on steps

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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

Group of men on steps

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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

Anderson in dorm room

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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…
Accession Number: 2004.013-AND/009
Type: photograph

Horton Collegiate Academy 1901 football team

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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,…
Accession Number: 2004.013-AND/006
Type: photograph

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

J. I. Morton

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Dates: 1910 to 1915, unspecified decade in 19XX
Collection: Archival Catalogue
Type: finding aid

Simeon Spidle

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Dates: 1912 to 1953
Collection: Archival Catalogue
Type: finding aid