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Guide to the Edom and Susie Horton Papers
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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 and two of Edom Horton's worker identification pins from Bethlehem-Alameda Shipyards and Paraffine Companies, Inc.
.25 linear feet (2 boxes)
Permission to publish from the Edom and Susie Horton Papers must be obtained from the African American Museum & Library at Oakland.
No access restrictions. Collection is open to the public.