Creator

Date Original

1930

Description

This collection contains an address given by Lelia Gatewood to the Arkansas Pioneer Association on November 6, 1930.

Biographical/Historical Note

Leila Gatewood (1876-1946) was born in 1876 to Colonel J.E. Gatewood and Annie Richmond Gatewood. She spent her early years in Des Arc, Arkansas with her family and was educated at Arkansas Female College. She taught public school in Lonoke, Hot Springs, Nashville, Mount Ida, and Womble, Arkansas. In 1918, Leila and her family moved to Little Rock where she was active in church work, United Daughters of the Confederacy and the Arkansas Pioneer Society. Leila Gatewood died April 2, 1946.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.026.026

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Lelia Gatewood address to Arkansas Pioneer Association, SMC.026.026

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Lelia Gatewood address to Arkansas Pioneer Association, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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