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Stabler-Lea Family Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-140
The collections contains chiefly correspondence of Mary Lea Stabler (1822-1888), with her mother, Elizabeth Ellicott Lea (1793-1858), her sister, Martha Lea (1819-1900), her brother, James Lea (1816-1857), and Martha Ellicott Tyson (1795-1873).

Dates

  • 1835-1932

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Collection is open for research.

Copyright and Rights Information

Copyright has not been assigned to Friends Historical Library All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in to the Director. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Friends Historical Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by reader.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)

Overview

The Stabler and Lea families were Quakers of Sandy Spring, Maryland, and Alexandria, Virginia. The collections contains chiefly correspondence of Mary Lea Stabler (1822-1888), with her mother, Elizabeth Ellicott Lea (1793-1858), her sister, Martha Lea (1819-1900), her brother, James Lea (1816-1857), and Martha Ellicott Tyson (1795-1873).

Biographical / Historical

The Stabler and Lea families were Quakers of Sandy Spring, Maryland, and Alexandria, Virginia.

Arrangement

The collection is divided into two series:
  1. Correspondence
  2. Memorabilia

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donor: Isabel Stabler Moore, 1969-1971

The collection was given.

Related Materials

See also:
  1. Hallowell-Stabler Papers, RG 5/057
  2. Eleanor Stabler Clarke Family Papers, RG 5/185
  3. Stabler Family papers, RG 5/234

Processing Information

Formerly known as Stabler-Moore Family Papers.

Creator

Title
An Inventory of the Stabler-Lea Family Papers, 1835-1932
Author
FHL staff
Date
1969
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English
Sponsor
Encoding made possible by a grant by the Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation to the Philadelphia Consortium of Special Collections Libraries

Revision Statements

  • 2016: This electronic finding aid was updated in Summer 2016 by Abdulrezak Kemal in preparation for importing into ArchivesSpace, to conform to current markup standards and the ArchivesSpace data model.

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