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Marvin Lyons Collection of Maps, 1890-1920

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Ms Coll/Lyons
Bib ID 4077783 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Lyons, Marvin
Title Marvin Lyons Collection of Maps, 1890-1920
Physical Description 57 items
Language(s) Russian .
Additional Description http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/inside/projects/findingaids/scans/pdfs/ldpd_bak_4077783.pdf
Access You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.

This collection is located on-site. Stored in map case stack 15.

Description

Summary

The maps, which are from the late 19th and early 20th centuries, cover the following areas: southern Asiatic Russia, Galicia, Bukovina, Hungary, Russia in general, Romania, Turkey, Italy, Manchuria, and Korea.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.

This collection is located on-site. Stored in map case stack 15.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. Contact rbml@columbia.edu for more information.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Collection of Maps: Source of acquisition--Marvin Lyons. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1971.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Collection of Maps Accessioned 1971.

Collection of Maps Processed 02/--/83.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Maps (documents) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Turkey -- Maps Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Galicia (Poland and Ukraine) -- Maps Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hungary -- Maps Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Italy -- Maps Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Korea -- Maps Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Manchuria -- Maps Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Romania -- Maps Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Russia -- History -- 1801-1917 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Soviet Union -- History -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Soviet Union -- Maps Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Soviet Union -- Study and teaching Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Collector in the field of Russian military and aristocratic history.