This collection comprises an autograph album containing autographs, poems, friendship sentiments, quotations, and pencil drawings.
The album was presented to Ella Lyon by her mother on her 16th birthday (1881, Jan. 17). The Lyons lived in Tustin, California.
Materials in the autograph book are from friends and relatives from surrounding Southern California communities, mostly from
Tustin but also from Los Angeles, Orange, and Santa Ana.
Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and
their heirs. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head of Special Collections and University Archives.