Series MS-0516 - Thomas Frederic Harper Reed papers

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Thomas Frederic Harper Reed papers

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  • 1901-1965 (Creation)
    Reed, T.F. Harper

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50 cm of textual records

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T.F. Harper Reed was a surveyor, Indian agent and telegraph operator in Telegraph Creek, Atlin and Victoria.

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Presented by G.S. Andrews, Victoria, ca. 1970 and 1976.

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Thomas Frederic Harper Reed (1878-1965) was a surveyor, Indian Agent and telegraph operator in Telegraph Creek, Atlin and Victoria.

Records include correspondence clippings and scrapbooks, regarding proposed construction of highways and railroads through Northern British Columbia to Alaska (box 1); personal papers and autobiographical material (box 2, file 1-7), ; British passport; legal papers; private correspondence (box 2, file 8-21); notes, notebooks (box 3, file 1-6) , miscellany (box 3, files 7-10), and annotated publications in boxes 3 and 4. Maps transferred to the Maps Division, listed in box 1, file 12, map call number L/602a/R324as.

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Related records in MS-0908, and Visual Records accession 197901-9.

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Accession number(s): 76-025; 197901-009

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