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Joseph Wiley Reid, Sr. papers

Joseph Wiley Reid, Sr. papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Joseph Wiley Reid, Sr. papers
Creator: Reid, Joseph Wiley, Sr.
Inclusive Dates: 1942-2005
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms2254
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Joseph Wiley Reid (b.1925) of Sumter County, Georgia, served in a Quartermaster unit in the U.S. Army in the Pacific Theater during World War II.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of biographical information of Joseph Wiley Reid, and photographs from Reid's service in Japan during World War II. Of particular interest is an autographed photograph of Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter, and a short note signed by the Carters thanking Reid for his help with Carter's campaign.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Joseph Wiley Reid, Sr. papers, ms2254, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2017.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Biography files.
Carter, Jimmy, 1924-
Carter, Rosalynn
Reid, Joseph Wiley, Sr.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean.

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