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Julia W. Croft Family Papers, 1830-1937 inclusive; bulk 1920-1937

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Contents List

Box 1:

Series: Julia Wood Landrum Croft

Folder 1.  Correspondence, 1910, 1920-1930

  • Letter, from L.C. Hammond to Julia [Landrum], October 21, 1910
  • Postcard, to Mr. & Mrs. J.M. Landrum, postmarked December 31, 1920 [swastikas]
  • Postcard, from Morgan to Mrs. J.M. Landrum, postmarked August 17, 1924
  • Postcard, from W.J. Wood to Mrs. J.M. Landrum, August 29, 1924
  • Letter, Mrs. Edwin L. Culler [Providence (Polly) Graham, granddaughter of Winchester Graham and first wife, Eliza Smith; his second wife was Julia Croft’s aunt, Julia E. Wood] to Mrs. William H. Fleming [Marie Celeste Ayer, Julia’s cousin], January 27, 1926
  • Letter, Providence [Polly] Graham Culler to Mrs. John Morgan Landrum, September 13, 1926
  • Letter, Providence [Polly] Graham Culler to Julia Wood Croft, November 17, 1926
  • Letter, Florence E. McMahon Croft [mother of William McMahon Croft] to Julia W. Croft, November 1926
  • Letter, from Sara Sibley Fleming to Mrs. William M. Croft, May 1, 1929
  • Letter, from “Mattie” Mrs. W.J. Wood, Jacksonville, Fla., August 28, 1929
  • Postcard, from Mattie and Walker to Mrs. J.M. Landrum, September 27, 192?
  • Letter, from Marie P. Price to Mrs. Croft, April 4, 1929
  • Postcard, to Mr. and Mrs. W.M. Croft, June 9, 1930

Folder 2.  Correspondence from Walker J. Wood [1866-1929], 1925-1928

Folder 3.  Check Books, 1922-1923 and undated

Folder 4.  Insurance, 1924-1932

Folder 5.  Leases - Advertising Signboards, 1924-1933

Folder 6.  Legal Documents, 1925-1926, 1931

Folder 7.  Receipts, 1918-1933

Folder 8.  Rents, Brookes Estate, 1924-1931

Folder 9.  Tax Receipts, 1928-1932

Folder 10. Vendor Contracts, 1927-1931

Folder 11. Essays, Julia B. Wood, 1882-1883

  • “Augusta”
  • “Captain John Smith”
  • “Columbus”
  • “Cotton”
  • “Psalms,” November 11, 1882
  • “South Carolina”
  • “The New Year”
  • “The Revolutionary War,” Composition No. 5, January 1883
  • “The Seasons”

Box 2

Series: J.M. Landrum

Folder 1.  Advertising Ephemera

Folder 2.  Bills and receipts, 1904-1922

Folder 3.  Checks and Notes, 1906-1920

Folder 4.  Correspondence, 1908-1921

Folder 5.  Insurance, 1903-1922

Folder 6.  Notes and mortgages, 1912, 1920

Folder 7.  Planting List Prices, undated

Series: Other Family

Sub-series: Correspondence

Folder 8.  Letter from Luther Rice to Sarah Julia (Oliver) Myers, 20 November 1830

Folder 9.  Letter from W.H. Atkinson to Rev. Iverson Lewis Brooks, June 12, 1864

Folder 10. W.M. Croft, 1928

Sub-series: Miscellany

Folder 11.Julia Brooks Graham

Folder 12.Morgan Oliver

Folder 13.Newspaper Clippings, undated

Folder 14.Pencil Drawing

Folder 15.Cartes de visite and tintype

  • Carte-de-visite, W.B. Penn written on reverse, R.H. Mims Photograph Gallery, Edgefield C/H/, S.C., undated
  • Carte-de-visite, unidentified man, L.N. Wade Photography, Augusta, Ga., undated
  • Tintype, two males seated, undated

Folder 16. Recipes

Folder 17. Miscellaneous Material