From John & Hattie Himebaugh's great-grandson Richard Wilson of Stockton, CA
Photos 1-6 below:
1. John, Grace, Irene and Hattie Himebaugh with F.C. Spaulding; standing behind them are two of John's brothers, Lorenzo and Byron Himebaugh. 2. John & Hattie Himebaugh with Grace & Irene. 3. Hattie Spaulding Himebaugh 4. Hattie's daughter Harriet with husband Charles Wilson (Richard Wilson's grandfather). 5. John Himebaugh, Union Soldier. 6. Himebaugh family headstone in the Spaulding-Himebaugh family plot at Evergreen Cemetery in Colorado Springs.
(Above left) Article about FC Spaulding and the Spaulding House; source not identified;
date is 1880 or later. (Above right) Another SH article, source not identified.
(Above left) Newspaper announcement of John and Hattie's wedding in Cheyenne Canyon; (Above center) Two announcements: The first regarding the dissolution of F.C. and Elizabeth's business partnership, the second regarding the effective end of their marriage. (Above right) Social newspaper tidbit presumably from the Gazette.
SPAULDING HOUSE MENU FROM 1911
Last page is a lunch time insert dated 27 Oct, 1911;
on the Wine List, note the availability of Manitou Mineral Waters and the number of California wines.
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