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Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center
University of Connecticut Libraries
405 Babbidge Road, Unit 1205
Storrs, Connecticut 06269-1205
Eli Ives Collins (Class of 1925) worked on the student newspaper while attending Connecticut Agricultural College. After leaving college, Collins had a successful career as a newspaper reporter and editor, primarily for the Jersey Journal in Jersey City, N.J.
Edward R. Collins (Class of 1928) and Frances F. Schreiber (Class of 1927) met as students attending the Connecticut Agricultural College and married in 1927.
Donald I. Levine (Class of 1949) and member of Phi Epsilon Pi married Laura Ann Collins (Class of 1949), a member of Kappa Alpha Theta. They were married in Stamford, Connecticut, in 1952. Their daughter, Deborah Ann Levine, entered the University in 1971 and obtained multiple degrees. While at the University, she met Jonathan B. Chaires, who received a Ph.D. in biophysics from the University. They married in 1981.
The collection contains correspondence, school papers, memorabilia, photographs and ephemera associated with two generations of the Collins and Levine families who attended the University of Connecticut between 1922 and 1948. The materials in the collection are useful in providing a perspective of college life and experiences from the student's point of view.
The materials are arranged chronologically by individual.
Series I: Collins-Levine family papers (undated, 1921-1980)
Restrictions on Access
There are no access restrictions on this collection.
Restrictions on Use
Permission to publish from these Papers must be obtained in writing from both the University of Connecticut Libraries and the owner(s) of the copyright.
Archives & Special Collections has a substantial collection of materials pertaining to the University, its history, administration, faculty, staff and students. For detailed information on these collections please contact the curator or ask at the reference desk.
Multiple issues of the Connecticut Campus (1921-1928) have been added to the Archives' holdings of the Connecticut Daily Campus.
This record series is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.
Collins, Edward R.
Collins, Eli Ives.
Levine, Donald I.
Schrieber, Frances F.
Connecticut Agricultural College.
University of Connecticut.
The materials were saved and collected by the two generations of Collins and Levine family members who had attended the University of Connecticut
[Item description, #:#], Collins-Levine Family Papers. Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, University of Connecticut Libraries.
The materials were donated by Adam Levine in 2011.