TATUM

Population 1,310

Altitude 385.


General

Established in 1885 when the Santa Fe Railroad built through; townsite donated by Tatum family settlers in the area. Town was on earlier Trammel's Trace, prominent foot and horseback trail from Conway, Arkansas to Nacogdoches. The current trade center for lumber, farm, and dairy enterprises. Excellent fishing in nearby lakes and streams; also woodlands hunting.


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