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Isaac Henry Reid Photograph Collection

Isaac Henry Reid Photograph Collection

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Isaac Henry Reid Photograph Collection
Identification: VAC030
Date: ca. 1904
Size/Quantity: 0.2 linear feet (one half-size document case)
Language: This collection is written in English.
Creator: Reid, Isaac Henry, b. 1882
Repository: Archives & Records Management, Library, Georgia Institute of Technology
Abstract:This collection contains 20 photographs of friends and classmates during Reid's school years at Georgia Tech. McPherson Company, a studio photographer in Atlanta, took the majority of the photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Isaac Henry Reid was born 30 March 1882 near White Plains (Greene County), Georgia. After his graduation from Tech in 1904, he worked briefly in Prattville, Alabama. He soon became interested in pharmacy and moved to Athens, Georgia, where he married Marion Frances West (1895-1976) on 31 May 1924. The couple had two sons, Henry Jarrell Reid and Andrew West Reid. Isaac Reid's death date is unknown.

Scope and Content Note

All photographs in this collection are studio portrait cabinet cards. Most of the photographs are in good condition with some fading and image color change.

Index Terms

College students--Georgia.
Estes, J. Walter, (James Walter), 1882-1985
Georgia Institute of Technology. History.
Georgia Institute of Technology. Students.
Neely, Frank Henry, b. 1884

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Please cite Isaac Henry Reid Photograph Collection (VAC030), Archives, Library and Information Center, Georgia Institute of Technology.


Accession #1987.1001 (old number: 87-10-01).

Processing Information

Jody Lloyd Thompson processed these papers in 2002.

Revisions to Finding Aid

March 2006:
  • Finding aid converted from Encoded Archival Description Version 1.0 to Version 2002. May 2010: Finding aid imported into Archivists' Toolkit.

  • Restrictions

    Restrictions: Access


    Restrictions: Use

    All photograph copyright restrictions under the laws of the United States Copyright must be obeyed. All photographs in this collection are subject to approval before publication may be permitted. Permission to publish materials from this collection must be obtained from the Head of Archives and Special Collections.

    Other Finding Aids

    A print copy of this finding aid is available in the Georgia Tech Archives reading room.

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    11VAC 30-1: Acker, Walter, ca. 1904
    12VAC 30-2: Albury, U. E., ca. 1904
    13VAC 30-3: Anderson, J. R., ca. 1904
    14VAC 30-4: Davenport, Frank Beall, ca. 1904
    15VAC 30-5: Edwards, Bert, ca. 1904
    16VAC 30-6: Estes, James Walter, ca. 1904
    17VAC 30-7: Ford, Arthur H., ca. 1904
    18VAC 30-8: Furlow, Stewart D., ca. 1904
    19VAC 30-9: Lambert, Thomas A., ca. 1904
    110VAC 30-10: Lucas, J. E., ca. 1904
    111VAC 30-11: Montsalvatae, Alfred R., ca. 1904
    112VAC 30-12: Moore, Berrien, ca. 1904
    113VAC 30-13: Neely, Frank H., ca. 1904
    114VAC 30-14: Pringle, Rhett, ca. 1904
    115VAC 30-15: Scales, Henry J., ca. 1904
    116VAC 30-16: Strickland, N. Harrell "Josh", ca. 1904
    117VAC 30-17: Thrash, Jessie Little, ca. 1904
    118VAC 30-18: Whitner, Henry Farrow, ca. 1904
    119VAC 30-19: Wright, Alfred Harbin, ca. 1904
    120VAC 30-20: Unidentified, ca. 1904