Finding aid for the Theresa Edwards Summons Papers


Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Summons, Theresa Edwards
Title: Theresa Edwards Summons Papers
Dates: 1921-1958
Dates: 1921-1935
Extent: 0.20 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract: Theresa Edwards Summons moved to Cleveland, Ohio, in 1932 to live and work out of the Phillis Wheatley Association residence. She was employed as a maid, servant, and laborer. In 1934, she married Berton Summons. He worked as a bellman, and later as a real estate broker with an office in the Lee-Harvard community of Cleveland. The collection consists of personal letters, correspondence, telegraphs, a booklet, newspaper clippings, and notes.
MS Number MS 4742
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English