01/HM.11 Guide to the Levis Family Collection Levis Family Finding Aid Authors: Perri Hamilton.

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This finding aid was encoding in EAD by Archon 3.21 from an SQL database source on September 7th, 2019. The collection description/finding aid is written in English September 7th, 2019 July 2018 by Nicole Yatsonsky - added Multiple Collections Box 2 - already existed, but had not been listed in Finding Aid
Guide to the Levis Family Collection 1826/1937 Manuscripts Overview of the Collection Levis Family Collection 1826-1937 01/HM.11 35.00 English Manuscripts The papers of O.S. Levis,  Charles Levis, and Charlotte Monroe Levis. Materials consist of correspondence, the diary of Theodosia Hutchinson, financial letters, financial items, memorabilia, photographs, books, clippings and a legal document concerning a land transaction in Mexico. Correspondents include William Levis, Isaac Wilson, Orson Rice, George Monroe Sr., Ellen Levis Wagner, Ann Ryan, George Monroe Jr., Caroline Monroe, George Monroe Sr., Don Monroe, R.L. Bird, Sarah Davis, Charles Levis, Adelaide Levis, George Fred Monroe, A.A. Lathrop, Caroline Monroe, E.J. Monroe, and Sadie Minkler Levis. Items of noteworthy mention include documents which contain Civil War descriptions, an account of an Indian raid on Julesberg, and information about mining in Colorado. Administrative Information Acquisition Information:

Gift

Accruals:

76-008, 79-016, 90-020, 94-033, 97-004, 2004-001

Conditions Governing Use:

Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.

Conditions Governing Access:

This collection is not restricted.

Preferred Citation:

Levis Family Collection, University of North Texas Special Collections.

Physical Characteristics or Technical Requirements:

Portions of this collection are stored off-site and require a minimum of 24 hours notice prior to use. Box 1, from Series 2 is located at the Library Annex.

Arrangement of Materials:

The materials are arrange by type and year.

Scope and Contents

The papers (1826-1937) of Orrin Sylvester Levis (1835-1922) and Charles Levis and the Levis family concerning gold mining in Colorado and the farm implements and millinery businesses in the Midwest.  O. S. Levis married Clarissa "Clara" Bascom Sackrider Remington (1836-1912)after the death of Clara's first husband, Seth Pierrepont Remington (1830-1880).  The collection has information on life in New York and a land transaction in Mexico.The collection contains account books, agreements, bills, bonds, books, certificates, checks, court notifications, deeds, a diary, leases, correspondence, mortgages, clippings, promotional material, receipts, and photographs. The clippings contain information about Frederic Remington, son of Clara Sacrider Remington Levis. There is also a set of quilts made by Clara S. R. Levis that her son, Frederick Remington,  decorated with small paintings of flowers and insects. There are letters from Ann Monroe Ryan to Charlotte Monroe Levis (1866-1903).  The correspondence contains letters from William Levis, Isaac Wilson, Orson Rice, George Monroe, Sr., and  Ellen Levis Wagner to O. S. Levis.  O. S. Levis wrote Charlotte Monroe Levis and Ann Monroe Ryan to Charlotte Monroe Levis. Correspondence also includes letters from George Monroe, Jr., Caroline Monroe, Don Monroe, Everett Bird, Sarah Davis, Charles Levis, Willis Levis, E. J. Monroe Levis, and  Adelaide Levis.  The diary was written by Theodosia Hutchinson. There are also photographs and artifacts.

Detailed List of Contents id124501 Scope and Contents

NOTE: Boxes 213-216 were sent to the Library Annex and may be consolidated into Series 2.

id125240 Correspondence, Photographs id124515 206 Calendar of Letters, Letters to O.S. Levis, Letters to Charlotte Levis 704302 id133452 206 1 Calendar of Letters 1853 - 1937 id133453 206 2 Letter to O.S. Levis From: William Levis, Isaac Wilson, Orson Rice, George Monroe 1858 - 1859 id133454 206 3 Letter to O.S. Levis from: Ellen Levis Wagner, Others 1856 - 1859 id133455 206 4 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: O.S. Levis April 26, 1860 id133456 206 5 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: O.S. Levis May 2, 1860 - June 9, 1860 id133457 206 6 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: O.S. Levis April 7, 1860 - April 16, 1860 id133458 206 7 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: O.S. Levis July 1, 1860 - August 29, 1860 id133459 206 8 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: O.S. Levis September 17, 1860 - April 12, 1861 id133460 206 9 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: O.S. Levis June 14, 1861 - December 15, 1861 id133461 206 10 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: O.S. Levis December 5, 1865 - September 29, 1912 id133462 206 11 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: O.S. Levis October 5, 1912 - December 19, 1912 id133463 206 12 Letter to Charlotte Levis From: O.S. Levis January 1, 1913 - February 27, 1913 id133464 206 13 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: O.S. Levis March 13, 1913 - December 17, 1913 id133465 206 14 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: O.S. Levis January 13, 1914 - December 6, 1916 id133466 206 15 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Ann Ryan July 18, 1853 - October 18, 1898 id133467 206 16 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Ann Ryan February 5, 1899 - October 17, 1899 id133468 206 17 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Ann Ryan January 5, 1900 -December 25, 1900 id133469 206 18 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Ann Ryan February 4, 1901 - March 24, 1902 id133470 206 19 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Ann Ryan November 12, 1902 - November 6, 1903 id124503 207 Letters to Charlotte Levis 704303 id133678 207 1 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: George Monroe, Jr. 1859 - 1906 id133679 207 2 Letter to Charlotte Levis From: Caroline Monroe 1861 - 1876 id133680 207 3 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: George Monroe, Sr. 1862 - 1900 id133681 207 4 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Don Monroe 1863 - 1919 id133682 207 5 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: R.L. Bird, E. Bird 1863 - 1864 id133683 207 6 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Sarah Davis, Charles Levis March 23, 1866 - October 25, 1897 id133684 207 7 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Charles Levis January 25, 1898 - December 22, 1898 id133685 207 8 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Charles Levis January 22, 1899 - December 9, 1899 id133686 207 9 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Charles Levis February 15, 1900 - December 12, 1900 id133687 207 10 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Charles Levis January 29, 1901 - December 24, 1901 id133688 207 11 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Charles Levis February 17, 1902 - July 6, 1904 id133689 207 12 Letter to Charlotte Levis From: Charles Levis November 8, 1905 - October 28, 1906 id133690 207 13 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Charles Levis July 4, 1907 - May 26, 1908 id133691 207 14 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Charles Levis June 22, 1908 - December 23, 1908 id133692 207 15 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Charles Levis January 15, 1909 - February 16, 1910 id133693 207 16 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Charles Levis June 28, 1910 - December 23, 1910 id124504 208 Letters to Charlotte Levis 704304 id133694 208 1 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Charles Levis May 17, 1911 - November 15, 1912 id133695 208 2 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Charles Levis December 16, 1912 - December 30, 1914 id133696 208 3 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Charles Levis May 30, 1915 - December 23, 1915 id133697 208 4 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Charles Levis April 9, 1916 - August 2, 1916 id133698 208 5 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Charles Levis September 12, 1916 - December 14, 1916 id133699 208 6 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Charles Levis January 21, 1917 - November 28, 1917 id133700 208 7 Letters from Charlotte Levis From: Charles Levis December 13, 1917 - October 5, 1919 id133701 208 8 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Charles Levis April 27, 1920 - August 28, 1922 id133702 208 9 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Willis Levis November 15, 1898 - January 19, 1914 id133703 208 10 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Sadie Minkler Levis May 25, 1898 - December 18, 1898 id133704 208 11 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Sadie Minkler Levis January 4, 1899 - December 5, 1899 id133705 208 12 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Sadie Minkler Levis February 9, 1900 - November 21, 1901 id133706 208 13 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Sadie Minkler Levis March 10, 1902 - December 29, 1904 id133707 208 14 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Sadie Minkler Levis July 26, 1905 - December 28, 1906 id133708 208 15 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Sadie Minkler Levis February 15, 1907 - July 10, 1908 id133709 208 16 id124505 209 Letters to Charlotte Levis 704305 id133716 209 1 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Sadie Minkler Levis January 2, 1909 - December 28, 1909 id133717 209 2 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Sadie Minkler Levis January 26, 1910 - December 28, 1910 id133718 209 3 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Sadie Minkler Levis February 4, 1911 - December 28, 1913 id133719 209 4 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Sadie Minkler Levis August 14, 1914 - December 26, 1915 id133720 209 5 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Sadie Minkler Levis February 21, 1916 - April 23, 1917 id133721 209 6 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Sadie Minkler Levis July 4, 1917 - December 17, 1917 id133722 209 7 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Sadie Minkler Levis January 22, 1918 - June 26, 1922 id133723 209 8 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Adelaide Levis September 23, 1899 - July 2, 1908 id133724 209 9 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Adelaide Levis January 9, 1910 - December 22, 1934 id124506 210 Letters to Charlotte Levis, Letters to George Monroe, Sr., Letters to Caroline Monroe, Levis and Monroe Family Letters, Diary of Theodosia Hutchinson, Financial Letters, Financial Documents - Agreements 704306 id133725 210 1 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: George Fred Monroe, A.A. Lathrop 1906 - 1919 id133726 210 2 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Others December 5, 1855 - October 23, 1864 id133727 210 3 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Others February 28, 1865 - February 19, 1866 id133728 210 4 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Others March 7, 1866 - December 30, 1866 id133729 210 5 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Others December 26, 1912 - December 13, 1925 id133730 210 6 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Others November 15, 1894 - March 19, 1911 id133731 210 7 Letters to George Monroe, Sr. From: Charles Levis, Letters to Caroline Monroe From: E.J. Monroe 1899 - 1926 id133732 210 8 Letters April 4, 1861 - October 21, 1892 id133733 210 9 Letters May 14, 1893 - July 13, 1937 id133734 210 10 Letters undated id133735 210 11 Diary, Theodosia Hutchinson, Record of Births and Deaths undated id133736 210 12 Diary, Theodosia Hutchinson 1826 - 1833 id133737 210 13 Financial Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Iowa National Building and Loan Association 1891 - 1899 id133738 210 14 Financial Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Bradshaw Brothers 1910 - 1916 id133739 210 15 Financial Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Others 1894 - 1922 id133740 210 16 Financial Letters 1883 - 1912 id133741 210 17 Financial Documents, Agreements 1857 - 1880 id124507 211 Financial Documents, Memorabilia - Announcements, Booklets, Cards, Literature, News, Clippings, Pictures, Politics, Stamp Books 704307 id133742 211 1 Account Book: O.S. Levis 1857 id133743 211 2 Account Book: O.S. Levis 1857 id133744 211 3 Account Book: Charlotte Levis 1902 id133745 211 4 Bills: Itemized, Miscelleneous June 27, 1856 - February 18, 1919 id133746 211 5 Bonds, Certificates, Checks: Charlotte Levis December 23, 1856 - August 3, 1921 id133747 211 6 Check Receipts: Charlotte Levis, Court Notifications, Deeds January 14, 1856 - April 7, 1913 id133748 211 7 Leases, Mortgages, Payment Receipts November 27, 1855 - October 31, 1938 id133749 211 8 Tax Stamps, Miscellaneous Financial items November 16, 1855 - January 15, 1938 id133750 211 9 Memorabilia: Advertisements (Agrimotor Engineering - Northwestern Stamp Works) undated id133751 211 10 Memorabilia: Advertisements (Office Equipment Company -Wichita Tractor Company) 1897 id133752 211 11 Memorabilia: Announcements (Anniversary, Birth, Death, Graduation, Wedding), Booklets 1893, 1903, 1904, 1912, 1922, 1941, 1942 id133753 211 12 Memorabilia: Cards (Business, Christmas, Easter, Miscellaneous) undated id133754 211 13 Memorabilia: Literature (Essays, Poetry, Stories), News Clippings (O.S. Levis, Charlotte Monroe Levis, Caroline Monroe, Charles Levis, Laura Minkler) 1912, 1913 id133755 211 14 Memorabilia: News Clippings (Sadie Levis, Miscellaneous), Pictures (Willis Levis), Politics (Party Tickets) undated id133756 211 15 Memorabilia: Stamp Books undated id124509 212 Photographs - Levis and Minkler Family Album, O.S. Levis, Charles Levis, Unidentified, Frederic Remington's John Ermine of Yellowstone 704308 id133757 212 1 Photographs: Album (Levis and Minkler Families) undated Scope and Contents

Contents removed from folder and moved to oversize box.

id133758 212 2 Photographs: Levis and Minkler Families undated Scope and Contents

Contents removed from folder and moved to sink mat box and negative box.

id133759 212 3 Photographs: Levis and Minkler Families, Picture Frame undated id133760 212 4 Photographs: Levis and Minkler Families, Photograph Books undated id133761 212 5 Photographs: Agrimotor Manufacturing Company undated Scope and Contents

Contents removed from folder and moved to print box and negative box.

id133762 212 6 Photographs: Unidentified undated Scope and Contents

Two items removed from folder and moved to postcard box and sink mat box.

id133763 212 7 Photographs: Unidentified undated Scope and Contents

Contents removed from folder and are now located in oversize box.

id133764 212 8 Autographed Book: Fredric Remington's 'John Ermine of the Yellowstone' Inscribed to His Mother undated Scope and Contents

Contents removed from folder and moved to rare books.

id124510 217 Correspondence - Charlotte Levis, Adelaide Levis; Financial Documents; Legal Documents; Memorabilia - Ads, News Clippings, Artifacts; Photographs - Levis and Minkler Family Album 704309 id133765 217 1 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Charles Levis, Sadie Levis October 10, 1876 - July 21, 1922 id133766 217 2 Letters to Charlotte Levis From: Adelaide Levis, Miscellaneous; Letters to Caroline Monroe, Charles Levis, Adelaide Levis December 1, 1908 - December 21, 1924 id133767 217 3 Charles Levis: Letters of Introduction September 5, 1901 - July 27, 1921 id133768 217 4 Certificates: Bond, Bounty, Divorce, Will March 3, 1855 - May 22, 1913 id133769 217 5 Memorabilia: Advertisements, Clippings July 2, 1931 id133770 217 6 Memorabilia: Clippings About Frederic Remington October 14, 1967 id133771 217 7 Memorabilia: Parasol and Quilts Belonging to Clara Sackrider Remington undated Scope and Contents

Contents removed from folder and housed with Levis Artifacts.

id133772 217 8 Memorabilia: Silverware Belonging to Fredric Remington undated Scope and Contents

Contents removed from folder and housed with Levis Artifacts.

id133773 217 9 Photograph Album: Levis and Minkler Families undated Scope and Contents

Contents removed from folder and moved to oversize box.

id124511 218 Photographs - O.S. Levis, Charlotte Levis, Sadie Levis, Adelaide Levis, Levis Family, Unidentified Family, Unidentified Men, Unidentified Women 704301 id133774 218 1 Photographs: Levis and Minkler Families undated Scope and Contents

Four items removed from folder and moved to negative box, print box, and sink mat box.

id133775 218 2 Photographs: Levis and Minkler Families undated Scope and Contents

One item removed from folder and moved to sink mat box.

id133776 218 3 Photographs: Levis and Minkler Families undated Scope and Contents

Two items removed from folder and moved to print box and sink mat box.

id133777 218 4 Photographs: Levis and Minkler Families undated Scope and Contents

Contents removed from folder and moved to sink mat box.

id133778 218 5 Photographs: Levis and Minkler Families undated Scope and Contents

Multiple items removed from folder and moved to print box and sink mat box.

id133779 218 6 Photographs: Minkler Family undated Scope and Contents

Multiple items removed from folder and moved to sink mat box and print box.

id133780 218 7 Photographs: Unidentified Man undated Scope and Contents

Multiple items removed from folder and moved to sink mat box.

id133781 218 8 Photographs: Unidentified Men undated Scope and Contents

Multiple items removed from folder and moved to sink mat box.

id133782 218 9 Photographs: Unidentified Women undated Scope and Contents

Multiple items removed from folder and moved to sink mat box.

id133783 218 10 Photographs: Unidentified Women undated id133784 218 11 Photographs: Unidentified Women undated Scope and Contents

Multiple items removed from folder and moved to sink mat box.

id124512 219 Photographs - Unidentified Women, Unidentified Boys, Unidentified Girls 704310 id133785 219 1 Photographs: Unidentified Women undated Scope and Contents

Contents of folder removed and moved to sink mat box.

id133786 219 2 Photographs: Unidentified Women undated Scope and Contents

Contents removed from folder and moved to sink mat box.

id133787 219 3 Photographs: Unidentified Women undated Scope and Contents

Contents removed from folder and moved to sink mat box.

id133788 219 4 Photographs: Unidentified Boys undated Scope and Contents

Multiple items removed from folder and moved to sink mat box.

id133789 219 5 Photographs: Unidentified Girls undated Scope and Contents

Contents removed from folder and moved to sink mat box.

id133790 219 6 Photographs: Unidentified Girls undated Scope and Contents

Multiple items removed from folder and moved to sink mat box.

id133791 219 7 Photographs: Unidentified Girls undated Scope and Contents

Multiple items removed from folder and moved to sink mat box.

id137545 212-218 Negatives 706617 Scope and Contents

NOTE: This box contains negatives from the Levis Family Collection as well as the Alfred Bailey Jolley Papers, the Frederick Hawthorne Minor and Katherine Louise Minor Papers and the E.C. Garrison Collection. This box is housed in the Special Collections Department in the Willis Library and shelved in flat storage under the E.C. Garrison Collection with a Collection Number of HM.3.

id124516 220 Photographs- Unidentified Groups, Unidentified Babies, Homes and Buildings, Tractors; Books - H.W. Longfellow's Poetical Works, Frederic Remington's Crooked Trails, Men With Bark On and The Way of an Indian 704311 id133792 220 1 Photographs: Unidentified Groups undated Scope and Contents

Multiple items removed from folder and moved to sink mat box.

id133793 220 2 Photographs: Unidentified Babies undated Scope and Contents

Contents removed from folder and moved to sink mat box.

id133794 220 3 Photographs: Homes and Buildings undated Scope and Contents

Contents removed from folder and moved to Multiple Collections Box 2

id133795 220 4 Photographs: Tractors undated Scope and Contents

Contents removed from folder and moved to sink mat box, print box, and negative box.

id133796 220 5 Book: The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 1886 Scope and Contents

Contents removed from folder and moved to Rare Books.

id133797 220 6 Book: Fredric Remington's Crooked Trails 1899 Scope and Contents

Contents removed from folder and moved to Rare Books.

id133798 220 7 Book: Fredric Remington's Men With Bark On 1900 Scope and Contents

Contents removed from folder and moved to Rare Books.

id133799 220 8 Autographed Nook: Fredric Remington's The Way Of An Indian 1906 Scope and Contents

Contents removed from folder and moved to Rare Books.

id124661 1676 O.S. Levis, Legal Document, Printed Material - Clippings, Scrapbook 704312 id133800 1676 1 O.S. Levis, Legal Document December 15, 1905 id133801 1676 2 O.S. Levis, Clippings undated id133802 1676 3 O.S. Levis, Scrapbook undated id126219 1a Envelopes c. 1900-1920 704313 id133804 1a 1 Envelopes. O.S. Levis to Charlotte Levis 1912 - 1916 id133805 1a 2 Envelopes, Ann Ryan to Charlotte Levis 1898 - 1903 id133806 1a 3 Envelopes, George Monroe, Jr. to Charlotte Levis 1901, 1905, 1906 id133807 1a 4 Envelopes, Don Monroe to Charlotte Levis 1916 - 1919 id133808 1a 5 Envelopes, Charles Levis to Charlotte Levis 1897 - 1909 id133809 1a 6 Envelopes, Charles Levis to Charlotte Levis 1909 - 1922 id133810 1a 7 Envelopes, Willis Levis to Charlotte Levis 1898 - 1901 id133811 1a 8 Envelopes, Sadie Levis to Charlotte Levis 1898 - 1908 id133812 1a 9 Envelopes, Sadie Levis to Charlotte Levis 1909 - 1920 id133813 1a 10 Envelopes, Adelaide Levis to Charlotte Levis 1899 - 1919 id126220 1b Letters, Printed Material, Photographs, Legal Documents, Literary Productions 704314 Scope and Contents

Includes materials added during the 2004 accessions.

id133814 1b 1 James Cornell, Photograph undated id133815 1b 2 C.A. Levis, Bankbook 1924 - 1933 id133816 1b 3 C.W. Levis, Literary Production, Book 1888 id133817 1b 4 Lottie Levis, Printed Material, Card/ Envelope December 22, 1925 id133818 1b 5 Sadie Minkler Levis, Autograph Book December 29, 1882 - May 30, 1883 id133819 1b 6 Belle Minkler, Legal Document December 25, 1887 id133820 1b 7 Belle Minkler, Autograph Book March 20, 1884 - April 3, 1900 id133821 1b 8 Libbie Minkler, Letter February 28, 1876 id133822 1b 9 Libbie Minkler, Printed Material, Certificates March 14, 1874 - June 8, 1878 id133823 1b 10 Martha Minkler, Clipping 1917 id133824 1b 11 Mrs. George Monroe, Letter June 3, 1906 id133825 1b 12 Allen Orms, Clipping April 20, 1870 id133826 1b 13 Charles Potter, Letters 1943 - 1944 id133827 1b 14 Charles Potter, Letters 1942 - 1945 id133828 1b 15 Charles Potter, Letters 1943 - 1945 id133829 1b 16 Charles Potter, Letters 1942 - 1945 id133830 1b 17 Charles Potter, Letters 1943 - 1945 id133831 1b 18 Charles Potter, Printed Material, Cards 1941 id133832 1b 19 Charles Potter, Literary Production, Book undated id133833 1b 20 Charles Potter/ Grant Potter, Letters 1943, 1947
id126221 1c Letters, Printed Material, Photographs, Legal Documents, Literary Productions Scope and Contents

Includes materials added during the 2004 accessions.

id133834 1c 1 Photograph undated id133835 1c 2 Mildred Levis Potter, Letters 1918, 1921, 1927, 1929, 1942, 1943 id133836 1c 3 Mildred Levis Potter, Printed Material, Certificates 1904, 1913, 1915, 1920, 1921, 1942 id133837 1c 4 Mildred Levis Potter, Clipping January 23, 1938 id133838 1c 5 Mildred Levis Potter, Photograph, Baby undated id133839 1c 6 Mildred Levis Potter, Photograph, Group undated id133840 1c 7 Sam Potter/ Mildred Potter, Letters 1943 id133841 1c 8 Sam Potter/ Mildred Potter, Letters 1943 - 1944 id133842 1c 9 Sam Potter/ Mildred Potter, Legal Documents July 30, 1921 id133843 1c 10 Autograph Book 1902 id133844 1c 11 Literary Production, Poem undated id133845 1c 12 Clippings undated id133846 1c 13 Letters, 1800's undated id133847 1c 14 Photographs, Postcards undated id133848 1c 15 Photograph, Soldiers, Partial undated id133849 1c 16 Printed Material, Card undated id133850 1c 17 Literary Production, Book undated id133851 1c 18 Artifact, 'Alaska' Handkerchief undated id133852 1c 19 Artwork undated id133853 1c 20 Libbie Minkler, Braided Hair, Letter of Recommendation 1876
id126225 2 Publications, Family Bible 704316 id133854 2 1 Publication, Family Bible undated id126226 2a Publications, Wedding Album, Prayer Book 704317 id133855 2a 1 Publications, Book, In Touch With The Infinite undated id133856 2a 2 Publications, Book, Willis Collins undated id133857 2a 3 Publications, Book, The New Wedding Album undated id133858 2a 4 Publications, Book, Common Prayer undated id179450 15 Exhibit Prints and Negatives 703049 Scope and Contents

This box will be stored in off-site storage.

id179451 15 1 Prints no date Scope and Contents

Images of a man on a tractor and a barn with tractors in it.

id179452 15 2 Prints no date Scope and Contents

Images of C. W. Levis, the staff of the Agrimotor Manufacturing Company, and clippings describing the quilt decorated by Frederick Remington as a child.

id179453 15 3 Proof Sheets no date Scope and Contents

Proof sheets that provide images of documents, artifacts, prints, and publications that are part of the Levis Collection.

id179454 15 4 Copy Negatives id179455 15 4 Sheet 1 no date Scope and Contents

Copy negatives of C. W. Levis, Mrs. Remington (later Mrs. Levis), the image of a town, and of documents.

id179456 15 4 Sheet 2 no date Scope and Contents

Images of books, artifacts, and documents from the Levis Collection.

id179457 15 4 Sheet 3 no date Scope and Contents

Images of books and Mr. and Mrs. Levis.

id179458 15 4 Sheet 4 no date Scope and Contents

Images of C. W. Levis and a book.

id204503 34 Levis Family Publications and Photographs 702937 id204504 34 1 Agrimotar Book (1) 1919 Scope and Contents

A catalog of tractors sold by the Agrimotor Manufacturing Company. It contains descriptions of the tractors, images of the machinery, a rendering of the manufacturing plant in Kansas, and information on the company.

id204505 34 2 Agrimotor Book (2) 1919 Scope and Contents

This folder contains images of more of the tractor models sold by the Agrimotor Manufacturing Company.

id204506 34 3 Agrimotor Book (3) 1919 Scope and Contents

This folder contains the book's pages with forms for the purchase of Agrimotor Manufacturing Company stock.

id204507 34 4 Publications 1919 Scope and Contents

"Here Are A Few Others If You Want Them," a booket for the Missouri Valley Bridge and Iron Company. It sells road contruction equipment. The booklet contains testimonial letters. The second item is a brochure from the Wichita Tractor Company, the manufacturer of the Mid-West Tractor.

id204508 34 5 Clippings undated id204509 34 6 The New Testament 1867 Scope and Contents

A small, pocket size, New Testiment published by the American Bible Society in 1867.

id204510 34 7 Ribbon undated Scope and Contents

A dark blue ribbon with "Greetings from Australia" written in gold on the face of the artifact.

id204514 34 8 Print: Travis D_____ with Fish 1928 Scope and Contents

An image of a man holding the fish he caught.

id204515 34 9 Prints: Tractor and Portraits of Women undated Scope and Contents

One photo shows a man on the Wichta Tractor. The other two images are in a folding photo holder. It has portraits of two women in it. There is a third portait of a woman. Her photo has "H. P. Kirk Artistic Photographe, 118 South Main Street, Mason City, Iowa" printed on the back of the photo card.

id204516 34 10 Prints: Agrimotor Tractors undated Scope and Contents

Images of tractor parts and men standing beside or riding tractors.

id204517 34 11 Print: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis undated Scope and Contents

A black and white print of the buildings that made up the University of Minnesota campus.

id204523 34 12 Negatives: Family Images undated Scope and Contents

The bulk of these negatives have images of children in them.

id204524 34 12 Person Sitting on a Porch undated id204525 34 12 Mother and Child undated id204526 34 12 Child Holds Rabbit Toy id204527 34 12 Child on a Scooter undated id204528 34 12 Two Women with Three Children undated
id204529 34 13 Negatives: Children undated id204530 34 13 Three Children in Front of Hammock undated id204531 34 13 Two Children undated id204532 34 13 Child with Ball undated id204533 34 13 Child with Doll undated id204534 34 13 Two Children in Front of Hammock undated id204535 34 13 Couple Sit on a Porch undated id204536 34 13 Children Kissing undated id204537 34 13 Baby in Stroller undated id204538 34 13 Person Holds a Baby undated id204539 34 13 Child Standing by Wicker Stroller undated id204540 34 14 Prints undated Scope and Contents

Two faded prints, one shows seven children posing by a swing set. The second print is so faded that the image cannot be made out.

id125241 Print Boxes id125242 212a Print Box 1, Sink Mat 706631 id125243 212-220 Print Box 2 706632 id125244 218a Print Box 3, Sink Mat 706625 id125245 218b Print Box 4, Sink Mat 706627 id125246 218-219 Print Box 5, Sink Mat 706626 id125247 219a Print Box 6, Sink Mat 706629 id125248 219-220 Print Box 7, Sink Mat 706628 id129050 Oversize id129051 212b 706384 id129652 206-212 706385
id124502 id212163 1 Multiple Collections 624158 Scope and Contents

This box contains only a letter from the Levis family Collection. Also contained in this box are records from the following collections:

id212164 2 Multiple Collections 706587 Scope and Contents

This box also contains photos from the Helen M. Hewitt Papers and the Alfred Bailey Jolley Papers. Contains 9 photos from Box 220, Folder 3

id135410 Artifacts id135411 3 Baby Shoes 706630 id135412 4 Food Service, Remington Fork, Remington Spoon 706586 id204541 35 Remington Quilts circa 1860s 712286 Scope and Contents

Quilts made by Clarissa "Clara" Bacom Sackrider Remington (1836-1912) and decorated with small paintings by her son Frederick Remington (1861-1909). The ten quilts pieces are ovan in shape and use the crazy quilt pattern.

id166119 Transcripts id166120 13 Letter Transcripts 642678 id166121 13 1 Letter Transcriptions 1853/07/17 - 1859/07/17 id166122 13 2 Letter Transcriptions 1859/07/25 - 1860/09/10 id166123 13 3 Letter Transcriptions 1860/09/17 - 1961/03/27 id166124 13 4 Letter Transcriptions 1861/03/29 - 1861 id166125 13 5 Letter Transcriptions 1862/01/01 - 1863/12/30 id166126 13 6 Letter Transcriptions 1864/01/30 - 1865/12/05 id166127 13 7 Letter Transcriptions 1865/12/31 - 1866/02/08 id166128 13 8 Letter Transcriptions 1866/02/19 - 1866/09/23 id166129 13 9 Letter Transcriptions 1866/10/09 - 1873/04/03 id166130 13 10 Letter Transcriptions 1874/05/16 - 1877/01/06, undated id166131 14 Diary Transcripts 642677 id166132 14 1 Diary Transcripts 1826/12/31 - 1826/10/16 id166133 14 2 Diary Transcripts 1829/06/15 - (18__)/07/17 id166134 14 3 Diary Transcripts 1829/07/18 - 1833/06/12