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Finding Aid to the Louis Victor Eytinge Collection MS.595
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Description
Louis Victor Eytinge (1878-1938) became a lucrative business man while serving a life sentence in the Arizona state prison. He was the son of Ida Seebohm, a music teacher from Dayton, Ohio and Harry Eytinge. From 1907-1937, Louis Eyinge was in and out of prison for forgery and fraud. This collection consists of published material and correspondence about or by Eytinge. Most of the material was created from 1915 to 1917, although some items are undated.
Background
Louis Victor Eytinge (1878-1938) became a lucrative business man while serving a life sentence in the Arizona state prison. He was the son of Ida Seebohm, a music teacher from Dayton, Ohio and Harry Eytinge. Louis Eyinge spent most of his life in and out of prison for forgery and fraud. In 1907, Eytinge was also convicted and sentenced for a murder that some experts claimed was impossible for Eytinge to commit.
Extent
0.4 Linear feet 4 folders
Restrictions
Copyright has not been assigned to the Autry National Center. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Autry Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Autry National Center as the custodian of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.
Availability
Collection is open for research. Appointments to view materials are required. To make an appointment please visit http://theautry.org/research/research-rules-and-application or contact library staff at rroom@theautry.org. An item-level inventory is available from library staff.