Guide to the Ella Lyon Autograph Album

Processed by Andre Ambrus.
© 2004
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Guide to the Ella Lyon Autograph Album

Collection number: MS-R99

Special Collections and Archives

The UCI Libraries

University of California

Irvine, California
Processed by:
Andre Ambrus
Date Completed:
2004
Encoded by:
Andre Ambrus
© 2004 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Ella Lyon autograph album,
Date (inclusive): ca 1881-circa 1883
Collection number: MS-R099
Creator: Lyon, Ella
Extent: 0.2 linear feet 1 box
Repository: University of California, Irvine. Library. Special Collections and Archives.
Irvine, California 92623-9557
Abstract: This collection comprises an autograph album containing autographs, poems, friendship sentiments, quotations, and pencil drawings. The album was presented to Ella Lyon by her mother on her 16th birthday (1881, Jan. 17). The Lyons lived in Tustin, California. Materials in the autograph book are from friends and relatives from surrounding Southern California communities, mostly from Tustin but also from Los Angeles, Orange, and Santa Ana.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head of Special Collections and University Archives.

Preferred Citation

Ella Lyon autograph album. MS-R99. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

Acquisition Information

Acquired, 2002.

Processing Information

Processed by Andre Ambrus, 2003.

Scope and Content of Collection

This collection comprises an autograph album containing autographs, poems, friendship sentiments, quotations, and pencil drawings. The album was presented to Ella Lyon by her mother on her 16th birthday (1881, Jan. 17). The Lyons lived in Tustin, California. Materials in the autograph book are from friends and relatives from surrounding Southern California communities, mostly from Tustin but also from Los Angeles, Orange, and Santa Ana.
The album contains several tipped-in items, including a dried plant and an 1895 funeral notice.

Collection Contents

Box: 1 : 1

Autograph album,circa 1881-circa 1883.

Physical Description: Cloth cover, with gilt edges, 17.5 x 21.5 cm.