The Christine M. Ayars collection contains printed materials, personal memorabilia, correspondence, and photographs.
Printed materials in the collection date from 1893 to 1908 and include catalogues, books, and articles.
Personal memorabilia in the collection dates from 1894 to 1976 and includes address books, scrapbooks, notebooks, diaries, diplomas, and grade school report cards.
Correspondence in the collection dates from 1915 to 1980 and consists of personal and professional letters regarding education and jobs. Key correspondents are husband Henry M. Ayars and mother Mary Warren Ayars.
Photographs in the collection are all dated in 1989 and feature Ayars in childhood.