The collection consists mainly of ephemera and
printed material, a ball gown worn by the donor's mother to the Inauguration
Ball, publications such as "Life" and "Look" and newspapers which cover the
Kennedy inauguration and assassination. This collection also includes ephemera
from the California Governor Brown's Inauguration.
Marian and Albert H. Allen attended the Kennedy-Johnson Inauguration in 1961.
Marian Allen (1917-2003) and Albert H. Allen (d. 2002) married in 1939. Mr.
Allen was one of the longest practicing attorneys in California, practicing real
estate law in Beverly Hills for nearly 70 years.
1 box (.5 linear ft.)
2 oversize boxes.
Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library,
Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright,
are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of
the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the
copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC
Regents do not hold the copyright.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library, Department
of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.