Finding Aid for the Ralph Lee Garnier Papers, 1930-1960

Processed by Manuscripts Division staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
Manuscripts Division
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
© 2002
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Ralph Lee Garnier Papers, 1930-1960

Collection number: 986

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information

  • Manuscripts Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
  • URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
Processed by:
Manuscripts Division staff, 1989
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Text converted and initial container list EAD tagging by:
Apex Data Services
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, April 2002
© 2002 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Ralph Lee Garnier Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1930-1960
Collection number: 986
Creator: Garnier, Ralph Lee
Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.) 1 oversize box
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department 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.

Additional Physical Form Available

A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Department of Special Collections for in-house consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
  • Public Services Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Ralph Garnier, 1966.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Ralph Lee Garnier Papers (Collection 986). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Scope and Content

Collection contains plates for engravings, testimonials, two engravings on silk, correspondence, manuscripts, and related printed material concerning Ralph Garnier's career as a printer and engraver in Los Angeles. Includes his manuscript and typescript notes on the early history of printing and lithography in Los Angeles.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Garnier, Ralph Lee--Archives.
Printers--California, Southern--Archival resources.
Lithographers--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.
Engravings.
Printing plates.


Container List

 

Correspondence

Box 1, Folder 2

Letter re Signal Corps commission.

Box 1, Folder 7

Business correspondence.

Box 1, Folder 10

Correspondence, ca. 1950-1962.

 

Ephemera

Box 1, Folder 3

Menu/program from banquet in honor of W.J. Brandenburg.

 

Journals

Box 1, Folder 5

Photoengraving journals and ephemera.

Scope and Content Note

Some contain articles by Ralph Lee Garnier.
Box 1, Folder 6

The Land of Sunshine, ed. by Charles Lummis, October 1901.

 

Obituaries

Box 1, Folder 4

The Photoengravers Bulletin, November 1967. Ralph Lee Garnier in memoriam 295-296.

 

Photographs

Box 1, Folder 1

Photograph of Ralph Lee Garnier.

 

Professional notes

Box 1, Folder 8

Photoengraving chemical formulas.

 

Realia

Box 1, Folder 11

Pictures printed on satin.

Box 1, Folder 12

Memberships, certificates of appreciation, etc.

Box 1, Folder 13

Copper printing block, photoengraved with flowers and logo stamp.

Box 2, Folder 1

Copper photengraved printing block.

Box 2, Folder 2

Plaque from Ralph Lee Garnier testimonial dinner.

Box 2, Folder 3

Life membership plaque, American photoengravers association.

 

Research Material

Box 1, Folder 9

Photoengraving--patents, articles, notes.