Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Halson V. Eagleson, Sr.

image number:

P0020936

description:

This image scanned from the 1907 Arbutus, Page 282. Halson V. Eagleson, Sr. (pictured here) was the father of six children. Preston Emmanuel was his first born to his first wife. Halson V., Jr. (5th child) and Oran Wendle (6th child) were born to his second wife. The three children mentioned here all received degrees from I.U. (Oran and Halson also received honorary degrees in 1985). Halson Sr. was also the grandfather of Elizabeth Bridgwaters, Wilson Vashon Eagleson, and Frances Marshall (the first african-american woman to graduate from I.U.).

date taken:

1907

personal name:

Eagleson, Halson Vashon, Sr.

corporate name:

Eagleson Shaving Parlors

topic:

Minorities

topic:

Barbers

topic:

Portraits

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Individuals

subseries:

Eagleson, Halson V.