Reid, Bernard J. (Bernard Joseph), 1823-1904; People; Letters; La Due, P. A.;
This is a letter of introduction from P. A. La Due to his brother J. D. B. La Due. P.A. introduces his friend Bernard J. Reid to his brother. La Due's brother lives in California, where Reid is traveling.
Reid, Bernard J. (Bernard Joseph), 1823-1904; United States, Civil War, 1861-1865; Danks, John; Letters;
A letter from John Danks to Bernard J. Reid. Danks is applying for a pension from the government due to injury during the Civil War. Danks needs to find a person who witnessed his wounding during battle, and hopes Reid can help in that matter.