Frank Horton Papers (Unprocessed Collection)

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Frank Horton Papers
Creator: Horton, Frank J. (Frank Jefferson), 1919-2004
Call Number: D.600
Dates: 1919-2004
Physical Description: 1239.01 Cubic feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Table of Contents:

Biographical/Historical Note
Scope and Content
Subject(s)
Processing Information
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Access
Use
Citation
Collection Overview
Title: Frank Horton Papers
Creator: Horton, Frank J. (Frank Jefferson), 1919-2004
Call Number: D.600
Dates: 1919-2004
Physical Description: 1239.01 Cubic feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Biographical/Historical Note
Frank Jefferson Horton was born in 1919 in Texas. After graduating from Louisiana State University in 1941, he served in the US Army during World War II. He received his law degree from Cornell University in 1947, and was admitted to the NY State bar the same year. From 1955-1961, Horton was a member of the Rochester City Council, and was elected (as a Republican) to the US Congress in 1963. In Congress, he served on the Government Operations Committee, the Select Committee on Committees, the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy, the House Military Operations Sub-Committee, the Select Committee on Small Business, and the Government Procurement Commission.

He died on August 30, 2004 and is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.

Scope and Content
Legislative reference and correspondence files, general correspondence files, speeches, reports, press releases, photographs, films, and memorabilia. Please note: This collection is currently unprocessed.

Subject(s):
New York (State)
Correspondence
Speeches
Press releases
Photographs
Horton, Frank J. (Frank Jefferson), 1919-2004
United States. Congress
Politicians
Lawyers
Processing Information
Unprocessed collection.Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Frank Horton.Access
The Frank Horton Papers is open for research use. Researchers are advised to contact Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation prior to visiting. Upon arrival, researchers will also be asked to fill out a registration form and provide photo identification.Use
Reproductions are made upon request but can be subject to restrictions. Permission to publish materials from the collection must currently be requested. Please note that some materials may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information contact rarebks@library.rochester.eduCitation
[Item title, item date], Frank Horton Papers, D.600, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Administrative Information
Author: Finding aid prepared by Rare Books and Special Collections staff
Publisher: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
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Second Floor, Room 225
Rochester, NY 14627-0055
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