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Henicke Family Collection (Ms. 77)



Material collected by Oscar and Josephine (Miculka) Henicke, including some school material from Columbus, Weimar, and Shaws Bend, and considerable material dealing with St. Paul Lutheran Church in Columbus.




Shaws Bend School, report card of Oscar Henicke, 1922-1923 (1-1)

Shaws Bend School, text book card of Oscar Henicke, 1923-1924 (1-1)

Weimar High School, memory book of Josephine Miculka, 1930-1931 (1-2)

Columbus High School, Future Farmers of America Father-Son Banquet program, 1952 (1-3)

Columbus High School, band concert program, 1954 (1-3)

Columbus High School, program for U. S. Marine Band concert, 1955 (1-3)

Columbus High School, program for senior play, “House for Sale,” 1964 (1-3)

Columbus Elementary School, diploma and graduation program, 1950 (1-4)

St. Paul Lutheran Church, Columbus:

    The Lutheran Caller, church publication, January 1946 (1-5)

    The Lutheran Caller, church publication, July 1947 (1-5)

    The Lutheran Caller, church publication, April 1952 (1-5)

    The Lutheran Caller, church publication, May 1955 (1-5)

    The Lutheran Caller, church publication, August 1962 (1-5)

    The Lutheran Caller, church publication, June 1963 (1-5)

    Letter of Elsie Hillmer Bolton discussing the end of her tenure as church organist, October 15, 1947 (1-6)

    Mary Martha Society Yearbook, 1939-1940 (1-7)

    Mary Martha Society Yearbook, 1958 (1-8)

    Program for ordination of Bill Willms, 1967 (1-9)

    Program for dedication of new church, 1968 (1-10)


Notebook of Joseph Heiland, in German, inscribed on the first page, “Aufzeigungsbuch für Joseph Heiland in Wirtzenzell,” including remarks about his emigration to America, 1872 (1-11)

Letter of Terry J. Balhorn to Gustav Henicke regarding registration for the military draft, May 25, 1917 (1-12)

Lee Nesbitt to Oscar and Josephine Henicke, postcard from Paris, June 8, 1953 (1-13)

World War II ration coupon book (1-13)

Oscar Henicke notary public records, 1937-1942 (1-14)

Schobel Truck and Tractor advertising booklet, 1950 (1-15)