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Reminiscences
A collection of diaries and reminiscences from Sandy Spring community members. As you explore you'll find travel logs and ledgers, childhood memories and daily activities, some dating as early as 1823.
"Domestic cookery, useful receipts, and hints to young housekeepers" by Elizabeth E. Lea, 1845

"Domestic cookery, useful receipts, and hints to young housekeepers" by Elizabeth E. Lea, 1845

First edition of the book, "Domestic cookery, useful receipts, and hints to young Hyusekeepers"by Elizabeth Ellicott Lea of Sandy Spring, Maryland . Published in 1845 by H. Colburn, Bookseller of Baltimore, Maryland, this book contains a variety of culinary and household recipes as well as...

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(01) Letter: Asa Moore to Ann Underhill, March 17, 1808

(01) Letter: Asa Moore to Ann Underhill, March 17, 1808

Metadata: Identifier: smpa_00-38-05 Title: Letter: Asa Moore to Ann Underhill, March 17, 1808 Creator: Moore, Asa Subject: Moore family; Moore, Asa--Correspondence; Description: Letter from Asa Moore to his future wife, Ann Underhill dated March 17, 1808. It is an affectionate...

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(02) Letter: Ulrich Hutton to his mother, March 23, 1880

(02) Letter: Ulrich Hutton to his mother, March 23, 1880

Metadata: Identifier: smpa_00-06-09 Title: Letter: Ulrich Hutton to his mother, March 23, 1880 Creator: Hutton, Ulrich, 1855-1929 Subject: Hutton family; Hutton, Ulrich--Correspondence Description: Letter from Ulrich Hutton to his mother, dated March 23, 1880 in Washington, D.C. Ulrich...

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(03) Letter: James Hallowell to wife (Margaret S. Hallowell), December 23, 1861

(03) Letter: James Hallowell to wife (Margaret S. Hallowell), December 23, 1861

Metadata: Identifier: smpa_01-13-03 Title: Letter: James Hallowell to wife (Margaret S. Hallowell), December 23, 1861 Creator: Hallowell, James, 1822-1866 Subject: Hallowell family; Hallowell, James--Correspondence; Households; Households--Maryland--19th century; Travel--Maryland--19th...

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(04) Letter: L. Jefferies to Edward Stabler, January 19,1837

(04) Letter: L. Jefferies to Edward Stabler, January 19,1837

Metadata: Identifier: smpa_01-13-11 Title: Letter: L. Jefferies to Edward Stabler, January 19,1837 Creator: Jefferies, L. Subject: Stabler family--Correspondence; Households--Correspondence; Women--Health and hygiene; Baltimore (Md.)--Health and hygiene; Description: Letter and...

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(05) Letter: Margaret Stabler to her father (Edward Stabler), 1838

(05) Letter: Margaret Stabler to her father (Edward Stabler), 1838

Metadata: Identifier: smpa_01-13-12 Title: Letter: Margaret Stabler to her father (Edward Stabler), 1838 Creator: Stabler, Margaret, 1824-1900 Subject: Stabler family; Stabler, Margaret --Correspondence; Quakers -- Maryland; Description: Letter written by Margaret Stabler in Baltimore,...

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(06) Letter: James  S. Hallowell to his father, 1849

(06) Letter: James S. Hallowell to his father, 1849

Metadata: Identifier: smpa_01-13-14 Title: Letter: James S. Hallowell to his father, 1849 Creator: Hallowell, James, 1822-1866 Subject: Hallowell family; Hallowell, James -- Correspondence; Description: Letter written by James S. Hallowell in Alexandria (Virginia) to his father (James...

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(07) Letter: Edith Hallowell and Sarah Miller Hallowell to Mary Hallowell, April 1st, 1894.

(07) Letter: Edith Hallowell and Sarah Miller Hallowell to Mary Hallowell, April 1st, 1894.

Metadata: Identifier: smpa_00-38-04 Title: Letter: Edith Hallowell and Sarah Miller Hallowell to Mary Hallowell, April 1st, 1894. Creator: Hallowell, Sarah Miller, 1836-1924; Hallowell, Edith, 1859-1942; Subject: Hallowell family; Hallowell, Sarah Miller--Correspondence; Hallowell,...

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(08) Letter: M. S. Hallowell to James Hallowell, 1862

(08) Letter: M. S. Hallowell to James Hallowell, 1862

Metadata: Identifier: smpa_01-13-01 Title: Letter: M. S. Hallowell to James Hallowell, 1862 Creator: Hallowell, Margaret Stabler,1824-1900 Subject: Hallowell family; Hallowell, Margaret Stabler-- Correspondence; Households; Households--Maryland--19th century;...

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(09) Letter: Sophia Kummer Peirce to her brother (possibly Edward Kummer), February 1, 1871

(09) Letter: Sophia Kummer Peirce to her brother (possibly Edward Kummer), February 1, 1871

Metadata: Identifier: smpa_00-05-301 Title: Letter: Sophia Kummer Peirce to her brother (possibly Edward Kummer), February 1, 1871 Creator: Peirce, Sophia Kummer, 1824-1928 Subject: Kummer family; Peirce family; Peirce, Sophia Kummer--Correspondence; Franco-Prussian War, 1870-1871; Women;...

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