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Guide to the Edward Dean Lyman Papers
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Information for Researchers
  • Scope and Contents of the Collection
  • Series Arrangement
  • Subject Headings

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Edward Dean Lyman Papers
    creator: Lyman, Edward Dean
    Dates: 1815-1955
    Extent: 3 feet (3 boxes)
    Repository: Claremont Colleges. Honnold/Mudd Library.
    800 N. Dartmouth Avenue
    Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library
    Claremont University Consortium
    Claremont, California 91711
    Collection Number: h376_lymaned.ead.xml
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English
    Physical Location: Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library. Claremont University Consortium.

    Information for Researchers

    Restrictions on Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact Special Collections Library staff.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Edward Dean Lyman Papers. Special Collections, Honnold Mudd Library, Claremont University Consortium.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift from Edward Lyman.

    Processing Information

    Arranged and Processed by Russell Michalak in 2008.


    No additions to the collection is anticipated.

    Scope and Contents of the Collection

    This collection consists of Edward Lyman's diaries, his financial documents and typed manuscripts. His personal documents include travel diary about their trips to Yosemite, Mexico, and Hawaii, genealogy, correspondence between family members, theatre playbills, and pamphlets.

    Series Arrangement

    Series 1 Diaries, 1929-1939
    Series 2 Financial documents and manuscripts, 1906-1955
    Series 3 Personal documents, 1815-1902

    Subject Headings

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection
    Lyman, Edward
    Western Americana, 1890-1980
    theatre playbills
    travel diaries