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Leeds and Tatum family collection


Held at: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]370 Lancaster Ave, Haverford, PA 19041

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

Overview and metadata sections

Lewis Leeds Tatum (1874-1932) was the son of William E. and Hannah Leeds Tatum. At the time of his death, he lived in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Sarah Mickle Tatum (1817-1896) was married to William R. Tatum, an elder of Woodbury Monthly Meeting in New Jersey.

(Information from The Friend)

The collection consists primarily of photographs depicting various Tatum and Leeds family members, including Sarah Mickle Tatum and Lewis L. Tatum, and also Daniel Leeds and a picnic at the Joseph Sturge First Day School. In addition, there are commonplace books of Sarah M. Tatum, at least one kept while she was a student at Westtown Boarding School in Westtown, Pennsylvania, and of Lewis L. Tatum.

The Leeds and Tatum family collection was donated to Special Collections, Haverford College in May, 2002 by Jonathan Flaccus (Haverford College class of 1962).

Processed by Mary A. Crauderueff; completed March, 2016.

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Mary A. Crauderueff
Finding Aid Date
March, 2016
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Collection Inventory

Sarah M. Tatum, 1890, undated. 1 folders.
Box 27 Folder 1
Physical Description

1 folders4 volumes

Lewis L. Tatum, undated. 1 folders.
Box 27 Folder 2
Physical Description

1 folders1 volume

Anonymous, undated. 1 folders.
Box 27 Folder 3
Physical Description

1 folders1 volume

Leeds family, 1897, 1907, undated.
Box 27 Folder 4
Scope and Contents

Howard Leeds, Amelia Leeds, 1897, Sadie and John Crenshaw Leeds, Daniel S. Leeds (2), Hannah Leeds, Amelia Leeds, M.A. Gwendline Leeds, Daniel Leeds and Hannah Gillingham Leeds, Daniel L. Leeds and others, 1907, Daniel and Ada Leeds

Tatum family, 1881-1925, undated.
Box 27 Folder 5
Scope and Contents

H.L. Tatum, David & Viola Tatum, 1925, Viola Tatum, 1903, Lewis L. and Mary Fralick Tatum, 1901, Sarah M. Tatum (3), David S. Tatum, 1891, J. Frank Tatum, Wm. R. Tatum, Mary Tatum Thomason, William R Tatum, son of George M. Tatum and grandfather of Lewis L. Tatum (2), Mrs. L.L. Tatum, 1897, Mary F. Tatum, 1906, Grandmother Tatum & Cousin Hannah Tatum, George & Elizabeth Tatum, Lewis Leeds Tatum, Family of W.E. Tatum & boarders, , Woodbury, NJ, 1881, Women & children of the W.E. Tatum & boarders, Woodbury, NJ, 1881

Miscellaneous family, 1888-1909, undated.
Box 27 Folder 6
Scope and Contents

Josephine Lang, 1905, Edith Schmidt, Mrs. Rosseau, Mr. & Mrs. H. Sawyer, Edith Jenkins, 1897, George W. McHaffy?, 1895, Edmund Atkinson, George Atkinson, Edmund Atkinson Jr., Edyth Kimbal, Jane S. Bispham 1888, Vena Richmond, 1897, Ella Loker, Edward Loker, Anna C. Conley, Nettie Frazer, 1901 (2), Helen Frau---, J.N. Hall?, Mr. and Mrs. E. Sawyer, 1909, May Cadwell with chi8ldren Laurence, Herbert & Raymond, 1916, Edna Buck, 1906, Catharine Sawyer, 1905, Mary R. Wilson, Thomas O. Penn, Edyth Frazer, E.K. Gillingham, 1897, Albion D. Gray, Edwin L. Thomas, 1897, Josephine Dodge, 1900, Mr. & Mrs. George Hallett and babies, Martha Mickle, Cora Derby, 1903, Amy Jones, 1919, William J. Strobel, Picnic at Joseph Sturge First Day School, Uncle Gillingham and others, Hallett family

Unidentified people, undated.
Box 27 Folder 7
Places, undated.
Box 27 Folder 8
Scope and Contents

Evesham schoolhouse, Arch Street Meetinghouse, Summer School at Haverford (with attendees): a view in front of Barclay, House of Daniel Leeds near Moorestown NJ

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