Reid, Bernard J. (Bernard Joseph), 1823-1904; Letters; People; Reid, James; United States, Civil War, 1861-1865
A letter written in Steubenville, Ohio from James Reid to his brother Bernard J. Reid. He gives Bernard the latest family news, and bemoans the news that Virginia and Kentucky have left the Union. He plans to take his family to Pennsylvania if the...
Reid, Bernard J. (Bernard Joseph), 1823-1904; Letters; People; Reid, James; San Francisco (Calif.);
A letter written in San Francisco from Bernard J. Reid to his brother James Reid. Bernard hopes that James writes soon, and laments his bad luck of not finding any gold after working hard to help a company dam the Stanislaus river.