This collection consists of photographs, pencil sketches, newspaper and magazine articles, and documents all concerning the
early history of Newport Beach and Newport Bay. The photographs document Balboa, Lido Island, Corona del Mar, Laguna Beach,
Newport Bay, Newport Beach, the Santa Ana River, Irvine, and Orange. Lee generated many of these files while conducting research
for her book Newport Bay: A Pioneer History.
Property rights to the physical object belong to the Sherman Library. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by
the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the
copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The Sherman Library do not hold the copyright.