Mrs. Lyle Burns Steever Papers
The Mrs. Lyle Burns Steever Papers consist of letters to Mrs. Steever from various government officials regarding Civil Service employment. The papers also contain letters and cards unrelated to employment.
- Steever, Lyle Burns, Mrs. (Person)
Biographical / Historical
Lyle Burns, daughter of railroad employee and developer John J. Burns, attended the Wolfe Hall School for Girls in Denver, Colorado, 1899-1902. Mrs. Lyle Burns Steever was employed by the United States Government. In 1948 she was an Information Specialist at the U.S. Public Health Service in Washington, D.C. She corresponded with many congressmen and officials regarding the Civil Service Retirement Act.
0.5 Linear Feet (1 file folder)
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of letters, primarily from government officials, regarding Mrs. Steever's employment or retirement provisions. There is also a letter to Mrs. Steever from Mary, Lady Heath, a Christmas card addressed to Lyle Steever, and a letter from 1867 of unknown provenance.
The collection is unarranged.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
No further accruals are expected.
There is no accession record for this collection.
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