Travel pass: Edward Lea, 1863-1865


Travel pass: Edward Lea, 1863-1865


Identifier: smpa_09-28-05i

Title: Travel pass: Edward Lea, 1863-1865

Creator: United States. Army.

Subject: Lea family; Lea, Edward--Archives; Military passes--United States--Civil War, 1861-1865; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Miscellanea; Military passes;

Description: Two Civil War travel documents pertaining to Edward Lea, of Montgomery County, Maryland. The first is a travel pass valid between June 13 through July 13, 1863 issued by command of Brig. Gen. Martindale and granted to Edward Lea of Montgomery County. The second, dated March 9, 1865 is a letter to the Provost Marshall's offfice in Washington D.C. serving as a character reference for the same Edward Lea to support his request for a pass to travel through picket lines.

Holding Institution: Sandy Spring Museum - Ledgers, Physician - 2009.0028.0005i (Gift of John S. Lea, Jr.)

Collection: Sandy Spring Museum Archives

Date: 1863-1865

Type: Text;

Format: Digital reporduction of on 4-page document, various sizes.

Rights Access: Images are to be used for educational purposes only and are not to be reproduced without permission from Sandy Spring Museum, Sandy Spring, Maryland.

Repository: Digital Maryland

Source: From: Travel pass: Edward Lea, 1863-1865

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