Stone, Edward L. (Edward Lee), 1864-1938

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Collector of Roanoke, Va.

From the description of Papers of Edward L. Stone [manuscript], 1730-1802. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647874449

Edward Lee Stone was born September 15, 1864, in Liberty, Virginia (now known as Bedford, VA) and died in 1938. After working for John P. Bell's printing company, Stone was promoted and eventually took over the business. He became a wealthy and prominent citizen of Roanoake through his business, the Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company. He also played an important role in his local community through various civic organizations and clubs. His wife was Minnie Fishburn and his daughter Mary Katherine Stone. For further information, see http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/Edward_L._Stone Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: <a href="http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/Edward L. Stone (Edward Lee)">http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/Edward L. Stone (Edward Lee)</a>.

From the guide to the Stone-Moore Papers, 1860-1957, 1880-1950, (Special Collections Research Center)

Edward Lee Stone (1864-1938) was born September 15, 1864, in Liberty, Virginia (now known as Bedford, VA) and died in 1938. After working for John P. Bell's printing company, Stone was promoted and eventually took over the business. He became a wealthy and prominent citizen of Roanoke through his business, the Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company. He also played an important role in his local community through various civic organizations and clubs. Stone became ill in 1935 and gave control of his business to his son-in-law, L. Franklin Moore. His wife was Minnie Fishburn and his daughter Mary Katherine Stone.

From the guide to the Stone-Moore Papers, 1860-1957, (Special Collections, Earl Gregg Swem Library, College of William and Mary)

Edward Lee Stone was born September 15, 1864, in Liberty, Virginia (now known as Bedford, Va.) and died in 1938. After working for John P. Bell's printing company, Stone was promoted and eventually took over the business. He became a wealthy and prominent citizen of Roanoake through his business, the Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company. He also played an important role in his local community through various civic organizations and clubs. His wife was Minnie Fishburn and his daughter Mary Katherine Stone.

From the description of Stone-Moore Papers 1860-1957 1880-1950. (College of William & Mary). WorldCat record id: 710218784

Rare Book and Manuscript collector of Roanoke, Va.

From the description of Papers of Edward L. Stone, the Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company, Roanoke, Va., and the Borderland Coal Company, Mingo County, W. Va. and Pike County, Ky., 1895-1937. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 54394950

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creatorOf Stone, Edward L. (Edward Lee), 1864-1938. Printed ephemera from the Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company, Roanoke, Va., / as collected by Edward L. Stone. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Stone-Moore Papers, 1860-1957, 1880-1950 North Carolina State University. Special Collections Research Center
referencedIn Cappon, Lester Jesse, 1900-1981. Articles concerning the construction of Alderman Library, 1935-1939. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Stone, Edward L. (Edward Lee), 1864-1938,. Postcards from the Edward L. Stone collection, 1931 and n.d. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Ellyson, J. Taylor (James Taylor), 1847-1919. Papers of James Taylor Ellyson 1865, 1896-1910. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Stone, Edward L. (Edward Lee), 1864-1938,. Miscellaneous items from the typographical collection of Edward L. Stone, 1930, n.d. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Stone, Edward L. (Edward Lee), 1864-1938. Miscellaneous items from the papers of Edward L. Stone [manuscript], 1917, n.d. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Stone, Edward L. (Edward Lee), 1864-1938. Paper samples and price lists. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Stone, Edward L. (Edward Lee), 1864-1938. Miscellaneous items from the papers of Edward L. Stone [manuscript], 1917, n.d. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Grolier Club. Library. Records of the librarians, 1897-1970. Grolier Club
referencedIn Henkel, Ambrose, 1786-1870. Papers of Ambrose Henkel [manuscript], n.d. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Papers of T. Franklin Currier, 1852-1973 (inclusive) Harvard University Archives.
creatorOf Stone, Edward L. (Edward Lee), 1864-1938. Letter, 1938, March 26, Roanoke, Va., to Philip D. Sherman, Oberlin, Ohio. Brown University, John Hay Library
creatorOf Stone, Edward L. (Edward Lee), 1864-1938. Ephemera from the Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company, Roanoke, Va. / as collected by Edward L. Stone. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Stone, Edward L. (Edward Lee), 1864-1938. Edward L. Stone papers [manuscript], ca.1911-1934 University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Stone, Edward L. (Edward Lee), 1864-1938. [Collection of letterheads' catalogs and samples]. University of Chicago Library
creatorOf Stone, Edward L. (Edward Lee), 1864-1938. Papers of Edward L. Stone, the Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company, Roanoke, Va., and the Borderland Coal Company, Mingo County, W. Va. and Pike County, Ky., 1895-1937. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Stone, Edward L. (Edward Lee), 1864-1938. Correspondence with George B. Zehmer, regarding the Stone Printing Collection [manuscript] 1930-33. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Stone, Edward L. (Edward Lee), 1864-1938. Papers of Edward L. Stone [manuscript], 1730-1802. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn University of Virginia. Library. Reference Dept. Reference Department correspondence files, 1906, 1927-1980. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Virginia. Commission on Advisability of Establishing a Liberal Arts College for Undergraduate Women at One of the State Teachers Colleges, or Elsewhere. Papers of Commission member Edward L. Stone [manuscript], 1929. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Stone-Moore Papers, 1860-1957 Special Collections, Earl Gregg Swem Library, College of William and Mary
creatorOf Stone, Edward L. (Edward Lee), 1864-1938. Stone-Moore Papers 1860-1957 1880-1950. William & Mary Libraries
referencedIn Fisher, Alvan, 1792-1863. Drawings of Niagara Falls [graphic], 1820? University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Bolívar, Simón, 1783-1830,. University of Virgina Library miscellaneous photographs collection [graphic], circa 1929-1946. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf University of Virginia. Chairman of the Faculty. Letter and reports received by Paul B. Barringer and John W. Mallet [manuscript], 1897-1906. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Jamestown Ter-centennial Exposition medals, and Southern Surgical Association memorabilia, 1628-1907. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf University of Virginia. Chairman of the Faculty. Letter and reports received by Paul B. Barringer and John W. Mallet, 1899-1904. University of Virginia. Library
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associatedWith Aitken, Robert, 1735-1802. person
associatedWith American Anti-Boycott Association. corporateBody
associatedWith American Institute of Graphic Arts. corporateBody
associatedWith American Printers Cost Commission. corporateBody
associatedWith Armentrout, L. E. person
associatedWith Baron Scotford (Atlantic City, N.J.) corporateBody
associatedWith Binns, Charles. person
associatedWith Borderland Coal Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Borderland Coal Sales Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Caldwell-Sites Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Carter, George. person
associatedWith Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America. National Advertising Committee. corporateBody
associatedWith Crystal Spring Land Company. corporateBody
correspondedWith Currier, Thomas Franklin, 1873-1946 person
associatedWith Dinwiddie, Robert, 1693-1770. person
associatedWith Ellyson, J. Taylor (James Taylor), 1847-1919. person
associatedWith Fishburne, Junius B. person
associatedWith Fishburn, Ernest B., person
associatedWith Fisher, Alvan, 1792-1863. person
associatedWith Grolier Club. corporateBody
correspondedWith Grolier Club. Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Henkel, Ambrose, 1786-1870. person
associatedWith Hereford, Robert. person
associatedWith Jeans, William. person
associatedWith Johnson Coal Mining Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Knights of Pythias. Osceola Lodge No. 47 (Roanoke, Va.) corporateBody
associatedWith Lee, Francis Lightfoot, 1734-1797. person
associatedWith Lewis, Margaret Lynn person
associatedWith Littleton, Thomas. person
associatedWith Mercer, George person
associatedWith Monroe, James, 1758-1831. person
associatedWith Moore, L. Franklin person
associatedWith Moore, L. Franklin. person
associatedWith Moore,   L. Franklin person
associatedWith National Association of Manufacturers (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith National Security League. corporateBody
associatedWith Newall, Peggy. person
associatedWith Nicholson, John, 1757-1800. person
associatedWith Norfolk and Western Railroad Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Norfolk and Western Railway Company. corporateBody
correspondedWith Ogontz School corporateBody
associatedWith Owens, William. person
associatedWith Parker, W. Carlton. person
associatedWith Poetry Club of Roanoke. corporateBody
associatedWith Randolph, Beverley, 1754-1797. person
associatedWith Roanoke Civic Center. corporateBody
associatedWith Roanoke Country Club. corporateBody
associatedWith Roanoke (Va.). City Planning Commission. corporateBody
associatedWith Roanoke Valley Chamber of Commerce. corporateBody
associatedWith Rotary Club of Roanoke, Virginia. corporateBody
associatedWith Sherman, Philip D. (Philip Darrell), 1881-1957, person
associatedWith Southwest Virginia Historical Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Stone, Edward L. (Edward Lee), 1864-1938, Mrs., person
associatedWith Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company (Roanoke, Va.) corporateBody
associatedWith Stone, Wilbur Macey, 1862- person
associatedWith Tariff Printers Association. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. (1933) corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Dept. of the Treasury. National War Savings Committee. corporateBody
associatedWith United Typothetae of America. corporateBody
correspondedWith University of Virginia corporateBody
associatedWith University of Virginia. Chairman of the Faculty. corporateBody
associatedWith University of Virginia. Library. Reference Dept. corporateBody
associatedWith Virginia Bridge and Iron Company (Roanoke, Va.) corporateBody
associatedWith Virginia College (Roanoke, Va.) corporateBody
associatedWith Virginia. Commission on Advisability of Establishing a Liberal Arts College for Undergraduate Women at One of the State Teachers Colleges, or Elsewhere. corporateBody
associatedWith Virginia. Militia corporateBody
associatedWith Walker Machine and Foundry Corporation (Roanoke, Va.) corporateBody
associatedWith Washington, George, 1732-1799. person
associatedWith Wilkes, John, 1725-1797. person
associatedWith Witzenbacher, Helen, person
associatedWith Wood, James, 1741-1813. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Nansemond County (Va.)
Roanoke (Va.)
United States
Pike County (Ky.)
Roanoke (Va.)
France
Virginia--Loudoun County
Virginia--Roanoke
Virginia
Pennsylvania
Augusta County (Va.)
Virginia--Nansemond County
Crystal Spring (Roanoke, Va.)
Roanoke (Va.)
West Virginia
Virginia--Augusta County
Virginia--Roanoke
Kentucky
Mingo County (W. Va.)
Fairfax County (Va.)
Loudoun County (Va.)
Virginia
Roanoke (Va.)
Virginia
Roanoke (Va.)
Subject
Labor unions
Deeds--History
Printed ephemera
Foster children
Depressions--1929
Rare books--Collectors and collecting
Women pioneers
Coal--Transportation
Industrial relations
Company stores
City planning
Coal--Marketing
Savings stamps
Manuscripts--Collections
Claims against decedents' estates--History--18th century
Printers
Bituminous coal industry
Public health records
Menus--Specimens
Public welfare
Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company (Roanoke, Va.)
Literary forgeries and mystifications--History
World War, 1914-1918--Finance
Coal miners--Labor unions
Civic improvement
Coal mines and mining
Coal miners
Justices of the peace
Printing--Virginia--History
Frontier and pioneer life
World War, 1914-1918--War work
Open and closed shop
World War, 1914-1918--Personal narratives, American
Strikes and lockouts--Coal mining
Booksellers and bookselling--History--18th century
Universities and colleges--Pictorial works
Book collecting
Private libraries
Printing--Societies, etc
Boarding school students--Correspondence
Printing industry
Company towns
Tax collection--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
Industrial management
Charities
Printing--History
Women--Education (Higher)
Occupation
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Birth 1864

Death 1938

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