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Henry Charles Lea Papers: Memorabilia and Family Papers


HCL Biography, Obituary, Memorials

Box 181 Box 182: Scrapbook, unbound. Clippings, obituary and tributes to Henry Charles Lea.

Box 183: Scrapbook, unbound. "Newspaper tributes to the memory of Henry Charles Lea.

Box 184, Folders 2412-2417: Clippings, obituary and memorials, 1909-1911.

Lea Family Memorabilia

Box 185, Folders 2418-2420: R. M. Hobart to Katharine Christine Lea (granddaughter of Henry C. Lea). Family letters written from Woodstock (N.Y.?) illustrated with the cartoons, satirical drawings and stories from R. M. Hobart.

Box 186: Associate Society of Women of the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania. Memorial minute on the death of Nina Lea, August 26, 1927. Engrossed. Signed by Charles Penrose Keith (1854-1939) president, officers, and members of the associate committee of women. See Wharton, Anne Hollingsworth, 1845-1928, in correspondence files for letter to Arthur H. Lea.

Box 187: Construction accounts of the Devon property of Charles M. Lea, esq. 1911-ca. 1917. Bound ledger book.

Box 188: Building agreements and specifications for the Devon residence of Charles M. Lea, esq. 1913. Contracts, bound.

Memorabilia. Artifacts and Scrapbooks.

Box 189: Membership card, Congres d'Historie Diplomatique. September 1898. Medal from the Congres International d'Histoire, Paris, 1900. Memorial Medal of Guido Levi, dated 15 August 1893 from the R. Societa Romana di Storia Patria, Sculptor, Speranza.

Box 190: "Moulages de sceaux." Copies of medieval seals in red clay, glazed. From the Societe des amis des Archives de France, Paris. Receipt dated 17 September 1962. 26 items, fragile, packed in wooden box. With black and white film negatives of the items.

Box 191: Memorabilia. Covers in which Lea stored his notes and manuscripts.

Box 192: HCL Scrapbook. Bound. Newspaper clippings, 1857-1865.

Lea Home Container List

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