Glass lantern slide depicting a portrait of Reverend Horace Mann (1867-1938) of Rifle, Colo. Reverend Horace Mann was born on March 25, 1867 to Martin Flint Mann (1839-1970) and Helen M. Flint Mann (1847-1867). He married Ida May Wooden (1865-1954) in 1892 and they had two children Helen May Mann (1894-1977) and Horace William Mann (1899-1955). Reverend Mann was elected to Colorado legislature in 1910 and was re-elected when his term was up. He also served as floor-leader of the Republican party and in 1925 was appointed the Reading Clerk of the Colorado Senate. Mann died in 1938 in Rifle, Colo. Part of the Horace Mann lantern slide collection (Ph.00582).
Donated by the Crowley County Heritage Society of Crowley, Colo. in 2002.