Edward Levin correspondence

Edward Levin correspondence

Dates: 1906-1929

About fifty letters sent and received by Edward Levin. The correspondence relates largely to Levin's finances. It includes such items as requests for union dues; taxes on his land; materials relating to his homesteading of land near Leadville, Colorado; irrigation rights; and monetary transactions. Levin owned land in Colorado and Utah.

  • Extent: 50 items (0.09 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Levin, Edward
  • Call Number: MSS SC 931
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Edward Levin correspondence must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 931; Edward Levin correspondence; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 931, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Argus Books in 1977.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Argus Books; 1977.
Subject Terms
Correspondence; Duchesne County (Utah)--Economic conditions--Sources; Homestead law--Utah--Duchesne; Irrigation laws--Utah--Duchesne; Leadville (Colo.)--Economic conditions--Sources; Material Types; Railroads--Employees--Correspondence
Genre / Form
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Levin (Edward) correspondence
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:38-0600
Finding Aid Language
Biographical Info:

Biographical Sketch

Homesteader and railroad employee.

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John Murphy
Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts