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Inventory of the Loye Miller Typescripts
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  • Creator: Miller, Loye, 1874-1970
    Title: Loye Miller Typescripts
    Date (inclusive): circa 1920-1950
    Extent: 0.2 linear feet
    Abstract: Loye Miller (1874-1970) served as Professor of Biology at the University of California, Los Angeles. The collection contains photocopies of eleven typescripts by Miller, several of which describe his naturalist expeditions.
    Physical location: Researchers should contact Special Collections to request collections, as many are stored offsite.
    Repository: University of California, Davis. General Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
    Davis, California 95616-5292
    Collection number: MC124
    Language of Material: Collection materials in English.

    Biography

    Loye Holmes Miller was born in Minden, Louisiana on October 18, 1874. He received an M.S. in Zoology from the University of California, Berkeley in 1903. In 1904 he became an instructor in Biology at the Los Angeles Normal School, later the University of California at Los Angeles. He remained on the faculty until his retirement as Professor of Biology in 1943. Miller passed away on April 6, 1970.

    Scope and Content

    The collection contains photocopies of eleven typescripts by Miller, several of which describe his naturalist expeditions. The typescripts are arranged in alphabetical order by title.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Miller, Loye, 1874-1970--Archives
    University of California, Los Angeles--Faculty--Archives
    Naturalists--United States--Biography

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Processing Information

    Sara Gunasekara processed this collection and created and encoded this finding aid with assistance from student employee Michelle Xie.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Loye Miller Typescripts, MC124, Department of Special Collections, General Library, University of California, Davis.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright is protected by the copyright law, chapter 17, of the U.S. Code. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections, General Library, University of California, Davis as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.