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Finding Aid for the Thomas Lyell Puckett Papers, 1918-1972
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  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Thomas Lyell Puckett Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1918-1972
    Collection number: 1170
    Creator: Puckett, Thomas Lyell, 1891-1972
    Extent: 14 boxes (7.0 linear ft.)
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. 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 UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Thomas Lyell Puckett Papers (Collection 1170). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233627 

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of scrapbooks, correspondence, photographs, books, ephemera, miscellaneous papers and memorabilia relating to Puckett's service as a U.S. Army pilot in 1918, to the Ford motor agency he operated, and his interest in horses and aviation. Includes riding trophies, scrapbooks relating to the Uplifters Club and to Will Rogers, and a painting and statue of Rogers.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Puckett, Thomas Lyell, 1891-1972--Archives.
    Automobile dealers--California, Southern--Archival resources.