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.
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; Marks, James J.; Letters; People; United States, Civil War, 1861-1865;
A letter from James J. Marks to Captain Bernard J. Reid. Marks is in the process of collecting materials to write a history on the 63rd regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteers. Reid was captain of Company F of this regiment.
Phelan, James D. (James Duval), 1861-1930; Men; Portraits
James Duval Phelan was born in San Francisco, April 20, 1861. He graduated from St. Ignatius College (now the University of San Francisco) in 1881 and studied law at the University of California in Berkeley. Phelan became a partner in the banking...
Daguerreotypes; Ford, James P.; Mission Santa Clara; People; Photographs; Santa Clara (Calif.); Santa Clara County (Calif.)--History;
This daguerreotype, taken circa 1854 by James Ford, is the earliest known photograph of Santa Clara. The mission cross stands in the front of the church; to the left is the east wing of the mission quadrangle. The bell tower has been encased in...
Reid, Bernard J. (Bernard Joseph), 1823-1904; People; Letters; Campbell, James; United States, Civil War, 1861-1865
A Circular published by the Executive Committee of the Clarion County Committee of Safety. (Of which Bernard J. Reid was a member.) It encourages men to volunteer to fight in the Civil War, and raise funds for family members of these men.