Dates: 1881-1956

Collection Number: MS 91

Extent: 3 folders, 60 items.

Biographical/Historical Information: James S. Leitch (1848-1892) was the son of James A. Leitch (1814-1862) and Louisiana Poore (1820-1897). He married Nannie Carver on 28 September 1875. He was a printer and the manager of the Charlottesville Book Bindery.

Scope and Content: This is a collection of papers of James S. Leitch of Charlottesville, Virginia.


Folder 1: Most of the items in this folder concern the military equipment for the Monticello Guard during the 1880s. Also included is a student handbook, 1886-1887, for the University of Virginia, published by the YMCA.

Folder 2: Receipts for James S. Leitch. 6 items.

Folder 3: Undated receipts and Monticello Guard documents. 33 items.

Related Collections:

MS 407: Leitch Family Letter

MS 546: Leitch Family Papers