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Description of Contents

From the Collection:

The collection consists of four boxes and includes WWII-era correspondence, yacht logs, and biographical material on the Lyman family.


  • 1933 - 1960


Access Restrictions

The collection is available for use in Special Collections during the department's open hours.


From the Collection: 1.5 Linear Feet (4 boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Arranged by chronologically by author.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Correspondence was obtained through a series of bidding purchases over eBay from a dealer in Los Angeles who, in turn, had purchased them from another dealer. They may have originally come from the estate of Frederick C. Lyman, Jr., who died in 2011.

Repository Details

Part of the Hennepin County Library Special Collections Repository

Minneapolis Central Library
300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis MN 55401 U.S.A.