H. A. S. Levering Papers
28 July 1939
1 folder

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Processed by: Christina Baich, April 2006

Biographical Note:

Henry A. S. Levering was born on January 5, 1882, in Pennsylvania. His wife’s name was Laura. He was a patternmaker at General Electric. By 1931, he was practicing law in Fort Wayne, Indiana, where he specialized in commercial and probate law. Levering also served as President of the Three Rivers Forum.

Ancestry Library. Indiana State Library. 28 Apr. 2006. <http://www.ancestrylibrary.com>.

Hughes’ Indiana Legal Directory. Ladoga, IN: C. W. Hughes, 1931.

Scope and Content Note:

The collection contains an essay describing the conflict between Richard Worth and the estate of John Chapman, including the Dawson letter that incorrectly details the burial of John Chapman.

Item Listing:

1939 July 28 “A Discussion of the Dawson Letter. And the Claims of Richard Worth Against the Estate of John Chapman (Johnny Appleseed). Deceased.,” bound typescript with map descriptions, typescript, 3 p.

Collection Information:

Size of Collection:

1 folder (1 item)

Collection Dates:

28 July 1930



Access: This collection is open for research.



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