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Carl A. Horn Collection

An inventory of the Carl A. Horn Collection at The American Catholic History Research Center and University Archives


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Descriptive Summary

Repository: The American Catholic Research Center and University Archives
Creator: Carl A. Horn, 1894-?
Title: Carl A. Horn Collection
Dates: 1915-1916
Extent: 1.5 linear feet; 1 box
Abstract: This collection contains a photograph and trophy from Carl A. Horn (BA 1916).
Collection Number: NMC 2043, NMC 2044
Language: English

Biographical Note

Carl August Horn grew up in Catonsville, MD, and attended The Catholic University of America between 1912-1916 as a Chemical Engineering student. While at CUA, he was a member of the Electron Society (sophomore through senior years), the Holy Name Society (sophomore through senior years), and played football (sophomore and junior years), and track (sophomore through senior years). He was also the founder of the Resistance Club, an informal club in the Chemical Engineering Department.

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Scope and Contents

This collection contains a photograph and track trophy.

This collection is divided into one series: 1) CUA Memorabilia.

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Arrangement

The Carl A. Horn Collection consists of one series:


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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

There are no access restrictions.

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Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

The items were donated to the Archives by Luke T. Burns, grandson of Carl Horn, on July 7, 2010.

Processing Information

Processing and EAD markup completed in August 2011 by Robin C. Pike.

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Related Material

See other CUA photographic and alumni collections.

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Index Terms

This record series is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.


Persons:
Horn, Carl Agustus

Organizations:
Catholic University of America--History
Catholic University of America--Campus
Catholic University of America--Students
Catholic University of America--Track and field

Places:
Washington, DC

Subjects:
Track and Field


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Location of Originals

The memorabilia from this collection is located in the CUA New Museum Collection, which includes alumni memorabilia. The file numbers for the objects are NMC 2043 and NMC 2044.

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Bibliography

The Cardinal Yearbook, 1916

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Detailed Description of the Collection

                       
Series 1: CUA Memorabilia, 1915-1916 (1 box)
 
Box Item
1 1 Trophy, 1915
        NMC 2043: Penn Relay Silver Cup. Includes crest with University of Pennsylvania 21st Relay Race Carnival 1915.
  2 CUA Track Team Photograph, ca. 1915-1916
        NMC 2044: Black and white photograph of the men's track team. From left: 2nd student-Joseph Horn (1918?), 3rd student-Frank Field, 5th student-Carl Horn (1916)

TABLE OF CONTENTS


Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Arrangement

Restrictions

Administrative Information

Related Material

Index Terms

Bibliography

Detailed Description of the Collection

Series 1: CUA Memorabilia, 1915-1916

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