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Collection Title: Lillian Grace Paca Papers

Collection Number: DG0757

Accession Number: Unknown

Inclusive Dates: 1947-1972

Volume: .60 cubic ft.

Given By : Lillian Grace (Baker) Paca

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Introduction to Western Birds by Lillian Grace Paca; Lane Publishing Co., 1953.

Offset sheets of negatives [3]
Lithographic plate
Pages from published book [2]
Color progressions for cover printing
Original pencil drawings [4]
Matted illustrations w/accompanying note paper [4]


The Royal Birds by Lillian Grace Paca; St. Martin's Press, 1963.

First typescript
First carbon copy, unedited
Publisher's contract
Letter of instruction from the editor
Letters of the interest
Sewn and uncut copy
First notes about swans
Rough sketch ideas
Finished drawings
Color separations for cover
Original color illustrations [4]


California Sea Otters by Lillian Grace Paca; D'Angelo Publishing Co., 1967.

Original illustration [pencil drawing for dedication page]


Sea Gulls and Such: Shore Birds of the Pacific Coast by Lillian Grace Paca; Pacific Books, 1961.

Original illustration [pencil drawing for lower half of front cover]


Sea-Lions and Seals of California by Lillian Grace Paca; W. T. Lee Co., 1947.

Original illustration [pencil & ink drawing]



Commercial note paper designed by Lillian Paca [8 notes w/envelopes]

Created by: Dee Jones
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Revised: November 12, 2008