Samuel Yates Levy letter
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Samuel Yates Levy letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Levy, Samuel Yates,, 1827-1888.
Title: Samuel Yates Levy letter
Dates: 1831
Extent: 1,folder,(.05,cubic feet)
Identification: Ms 0492
Collection materials are in English.

Biographical/Historical Note

Samuel Yates Levy (1817-1887) was born in Charleston, South Carolina. He practiced law in Savannah. He began service with the Confederate Army as Captain of the City Light Guards, serving with the 1st Volunteer Regiment of Georgia. He became Major of the regiment. He was the author of The Italian Bride: A Play in Five Acts (Savannah, 1856).


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a letter from Samuel Yates Levy to his sister, Henrietta, 1936, regarding their family. This letter is a typed copy.


Index Terms

Authors
Families--South Carolina.
Letters (correspondence)
Levy, Samuel Yates,, 1827-1888.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Samuel Yates Levy letter, MS 492, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.


Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.