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Gróf Károly Lonyay papers, 1930-1963
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  • Restrictions on Access
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  • Provenance/Source of Acquisition
  • Preferred Citation
  • Scope and Content
  • Organization and Arrangement
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  • Title: Gróf Károly Lonyay papers
    Collection number: 818
    Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 5.5 linear ft. (11 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1930-1963
    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.
    Creator: Lonyay, Gróf Károly, 1886-1963

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging 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.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Victoria Wolff, 1963.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Gróf Károly Lonyay Papers (Collection 818). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of literary manuscripts, galleys, notes, scrapbooks, and ephemera of Count Carl Lonyay. Includes the manuscript of his unfinished autobiography, As a Hussar Saw it (boxes 3-4), and his manuscript, Rudolph: the Tragedy of Mayerling (1963).
    Portions of this collection are in Hungarian and German.

    Organization and Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series:
    1. Correspondence (Boxes 1-2).
    2. Galley proofs of unidentified article (Box 1).
    3. Newspaper clippings (Box 2).
    4. As a Hussar Saw it (autobiography) (Boxes 3-4).
    5. The Prisoner (Box 4).
    6. The Lieutenant Remained a Virgin (Box 5).
    7. Franz Joseph I: the Liquidation of a Mighty Empire (Boxes 6-7).
    8. Rudolph: the Tragedy of Mayerling (Boxes 8-9).
    9. My Past, by Countess Marie Larisch (Box 9).
    10. The Two Prisoners (Box 10).
    11. Miscellaneous manuscripts and notes (Box 11).

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233328 

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Lonyay, Gróf Károly, 1886-1963--Archives.
    Authors, Hungarian--20th century--Archives.
    Manuscripts for publication.