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Guide to the Marion Parks Papers MS.R.042
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  • Title: Marion Parks papers
    Identifier/Call Number: MS.R.042
    Contributing Institution: Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.2 linear feet (1 box)
    Date (inclusive): 1937-1940
    Abstract: This collection consists chiefly of correspondence and papers from the late 1930s relating to the Los Angeles Civic Center Union Station Committee, of which Marion Parks was secretary. Also included are personal correspondence to Harry Chandler of the Los Angeles Times, M.R. Harrington, Curator of the Southwest Museum, and Althea Warren, Los Angeles City Librarian. Additionally there is her personal correspondence to various organizations, including the San Gabriel Women's Club, Southern California Symphony Association, California State Historical Society historian and Huguenot Society of Southern California.
    Creator: Parks, Marion

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    The collection has not been processed but is open for research. Please contact the Department of Special Collections and Archives in advance to request access.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    This collection consists chiefly of correspondence and papers from the late 1930s relating to the Los Angeles Civic Center Union Station Committee, of which Marion Parks was secretary. Also included are personal correspondence to Harry Chandler of the Los Angeles Times, M.R. Harrington, Curator of the Southwest Museum, and Althea Warren, Los Angeles City Librarian. Additionally there is her personal correspondence to various organizations, including the San Gabriel Women's Club, Southern California Symphony Association, California State Historical Society historian and Huguenot Society of Southern California.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired with the Don Meadows papers, unknown date.