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Bryce Lyon Correspondence Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 02-exws_lyon

Scope and Contents

The bulk of the collection contains correspondence received by American medievalist Bryce Lyon. The correspondents are primarily scholars based in Belgium, but there are others with addresses from the United States and the United Kingdom. The topics of the correspondence relate to Lyon's research on aspects of the social and economic histories of the Low Countries and England during the medieval period, but include personal exchanges, as well.

Dates

  • 1949-2007; bulk 1949-2004
  • Other: Date acquired: 11/30/2011

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

WMU Special Collections. Non-circulating. Contact department for access.

Extent

1 boxes (0.5 linear feet)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Scholarly and personal correspondence between medieval historian Bryce Lyon (1920-2007) and other scholars in the United States, United Kingdom and Belgium.

Source of Acquisition

Dr. James M. Murray, Director of the Medieval Institute.

Method of Acquisition

Donation.
Title
Bryce Lyon Correspondence Collection Finding Aid
Status
Completed
Author
Abbey Buckham
Date
2015-02-03
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latn
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Western Michigan University Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Waldo Library, Special Collections
Western Michigan University Libraries
1903 W Michigan Ave.
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5353 US
(269) 387-5221