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Robert Reed Letter to Wm. Carsin

Identifier: M649

Scope and Contents

Collection contains a letter from Robert Reed, Thomasville, Colo. to Wm. Carsin or Carson, Aspen, Colo.; for help in locating "Mr. Lawerance the engineer" to repair his mill.


  • September 22, 1897

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The collection is open for research.


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Biographical / Historical

Robert Reed was born in Nova Scotia in 1859 or 1860. Emigrated to US in 1882; settled in Thomasville, Pitkin County, Colo. and operated a sawmill from about 1885 to at least 1910. Later appears to have become a stock farmer near Eagle, Colo.


1 envelope(s) (1 leaf, 1 envelope)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source unknown.

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Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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Repository Details

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