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Guide to the Ella Lyon Autograph Album
MS-R099  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Ella Lyon autograph album,
    Date (inclusive): ca 1881-circa 1883
    Collection number: MS-R099
    Creator: Lyon, Ella
    Extent: 0.2 linear feet 1 box
    Repository: University of California, Irvine. Library. Special Collections and Archives.
    Irvine, California 92623-9557
    Abstract: 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.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection open for research.

    Publication Rights

    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.

    Preferred Citation

    Ella Lyon autograph album. MS-R99. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
    For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired, 2002.

    Processing Information

    Processed by Andre Ambrus, 2003.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    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.
    The album contains several tipped-in items, including a dried plant and an 1895 funeral notice.