A selection of historic photographs from the life of Homer Lea.
(Please click any thumbnail to open the high resolution version of each.)
HLRS-10005. Homer Lea (born November 17, 1876) in infancy.
HLRS-10011. University of the Pacific
In the fall of 1893, Homer Lea enrolled for his sophomore high school year in the college preparatory academy of the University of the Pacific, a small Methodist-Episcopal college near San Jose, California, not far from his maternal grandmother’s residence.
Source: University of the Pacific, San Jose, Cal, Post Card, No. 5112, E. von Bardeleben, New York and Germany, circa 1900.
HLRS-10013. Homer Lea at the residence of Marco Newmark, a Los Angeles High School friend, circa 1894-1895.
Source: Personal Papers, Mr. and Mrs. James D. Lea, Houston, Texas.