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Julia Henderson Levering letter 1909/06/25

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S0382 (Text) 00000106657968 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1 folder

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/08/28 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2015/08/28 by Edythe Huffman.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes a letter from Julia Henderson Levering in Cincinnati, Ohio on June 25, 1909 regarding her book Historic Indiana, fellow author Jacob Piatt Dunn and Indiana history.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Julia Henderson Levering letter, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data:
Julia Henderson Levering was born to Albert and Larainne (Richmond) Henderson in Covington, Indiana on May 5, 1851. She was the second oldest of seven children, including Charles, Lorana, Ada, Annie, Carrie and Maude. Julia Henderson married J. Mortimer Levering in 1872 in Lafayette, Indiana. They had one child, Richmond M. Levering and her family lived in several locations such as Lafayette, Indiana, Chicago, Illinois and finally Cincinnati, Ohio where her husband died in 1909. She wrote one book, Historic Indiana, published in 1909 and numerous magazine articles. Levering died February 19, 1922 in New Rochelle, New York and was buried in Spring Vale Cemetery, in Lafayette, Indiana next to her "Henderson, Albert." 1880 United States Federal Census. Accessed August 28, 2015. "Levering, Mortimer." 1900 United States Federal Census. Accessed August 28, 2015. "Henderson, Julia." 1860 United States Federal Census. Accessed August 28, 2015. "Levering, Julia H." U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925. Accessed August 28, 2015. "Levering, J. Mortimer." Find a Grave Index. Accessed August 28, 2015. "Levering, Julia Henderson." Find a Grave Index. Accessed August 28, 2015. Thompson, Donald Eugene, and R.E. Banta. "Levering, Julia Henderson." In Indiana Authors and their books, 1816-1916, 191. Crawfordsville, IN: Wabash College, 1949.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from George S. Cottman on 1928/07/16.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Dunn, Jacob Piatt, 1855-1924.
Authors, American > Indiana > 20th century.
Women authors.
Genre: Correspondence.

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