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H. M. Bascom

Henry M. Bascom was mayor of Highlands in 1884-86 and twice again in 1900 ff. and 1913-25. He came to Highlands in 1881 at the age of 28 burdened with a single lung and prepared to die but lived to age 82, passing in 1942. He built the first general merchandise store in town at 4th and Main.


Collection Photography Collection
Object ID 2005.17.11
Object Name Print, Photographic
People Bascom, H. M.
Subjects Photographs
Title H. M. Bascom
Year Range from 1881
Year range to 1942