Joseph M. Reed letters
This collection consist of eight letters of Joseph M. Reed dated from 1858 to 1863, and compiled by Evelyn L. Harmon and Glenn E. L. Slining in 1977.
- 1858 - 1863
- Reed, Joseph M., 1834?-1864 (Person)
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Biography of Joseph M. Reed
Joseph M. Reed was born August 10, 1834? in LaPorte, Indiana. In May, 1855, he married Mary Ann Bestwick and they later moved to Kansas. Reed died in St. Joseph, Missouri in 1864.
1 volume (23 pages, 29cm. Photocopy of holograph.)
Scope and Contents
This volume was put together by Evelyn Lewis Harmon, Downey, California, and Glenn Ellen Lewis Slining, Brea, California. The letters were written by Reed between 1858 and 1863, from Kansas, to members of his family. Also included is a biography of Reed and genealogical information.
RH MS D206
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Evelyn Lewis Harmon and Glenn Lewis Slining, 1977.
- Guide to the Joseph M. Reed Collection
- Joseph M. Reed letters
- nu November 1977; rev. ecs February 1981 amh 2004
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Joseph M. Reed Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS D206, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas