Guide to the Marion Parks Papers MS.R.042

Finding aid prepared by Audra Eagle Yun
Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
The UCI Libraries
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University of California, Irvine
Irvine, California, 92623-9557
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© 2012

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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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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.