- Gib with Father and Grandfather1940 (61 KB)
L to R Asa W. Reid age 85 b. Lockport, NY, Harry Asa Reid age 47, b. Buffalo, NY, Harry G. Reid age 15, b. Chicago,IA, all b. USA. Photo taken at Washington, IA in 1940, Asa died Sep. 1941.
- Harry Asa Reid, on pony, about 8 years of age (42 KB)
Copied from old photo of Harry, which was in very poor condition, repaired by a friend, using Adobe Photo Shop.
- All the Reid men1940: (42 KB)
L-R: Harry A. Reid age 47, Asa W. Reid age 85, Frederick E. Reid Jr. age 18,Harry G. Reid, age 15, Frederick E. Reid Sr. age 60, Photo taken Washington, IA.
- 3 Reid brothers, Photo taken about 1922. (59 KB)
Harry and his two brothers, taken in Washington, Iowa. L-to-R = Ralph Preston age 19 yrs., Harry Asa age 29 yrs., and Frederick Edward age 42 yrs. The oldest child, a daughter, is in another photo.
- Reid Family Photo 1991 (111 KB)
This family photo was taken in front of our Sequim, WA home in 1991. This is the only family photo we have.
- 3 Reid Wives of the brothers, taken 1940, IA (68 KB)
Three Reid wive's, L to R = Alida B. (Develde) Reid b. 1903 Chicago, IL, wife of Harry A. Reid, Rose M. (McGugin)Reid b. 1884 Washington, IA, wife if Frederick E. Reid, Nadine (Weiland) Reid b. 1900, wife of Ralph P. Reid.
- Map of the Reid Alaska Homestead (173 KB)
The Reid Homestead was sold in 1970. This is a map of homestead as looked after it was subdivided, and some of the acreage around it.
- Asa W. Reid, photo taken 1940 (70 KB)
Asa W. Reid, b. 1855, is Kristy and Kirk's children's G.G.G. Grandfather. He d. 10 Sep. 1941. As Asa was Harry "Gib" Reid's grandfather, Gib was able to go to the feneral in Iowa with his Dad and Alida.
- 1947 Leaving Chicago for Alaska (43 KB)
Leaving 7691 Rogers Ave, Chicago at 6 AM 01 June 1947, we are on our way to Alsaka!
- 2 Reid son's and their Father, taken 1940. (60 KB)
Photo L to R = son: Harry A. Reid b. 1893 Buffalo, NY, son: Frederick E. Reid b. 1880 Lockport, NY, father: Asa W. Reid b. 1855 Lockport NY.
- Ried's log home as looked in 1998 (85 KB)
There have been some changes made since we sold our Alaska home in July of 1964, and moved to the south 48 states. Our log garage burned down in abt. 1980. The new garage that we built a year before leaving can be seen in the back ground. The house looks good, and beleave it or not in this photo the house still has it's original red roll roofing.
- Harry A. Reid, taken abt 1911 Wash. IA (16 KB)
This photo was taken abt age 18 years, Harry was working as Railroad Yardman in the Washington, Iowa switch-yard.
- Our June 1947 Alaska Trip Map (85 KB)
Eileen prepaired this map of our 1947 move to Alaska for her parents in England. We used a surplus 1943 Army Jeep, and 6 foot cargo trailer to make the one month drive of 4000 miles from Chicago, IL. Of this total, over 1200 miles was on gravel road, at speeds some time as high as 35 miles an hour. We were lucky, we only had 3 flat tires, and only two welding jobs, one on our trailer tongue, and one on the jeep hitch. Those were the days!!!!
- Harry A. Reid, taken 1918 US-Army (17 KB)
Harry in Army uniform, Camp Greenleaf, Fort Oglethorpe, Ga.. On 16 Dec. 1918 he was honorably discharged from the Army Medical Department Dental Co. #1, with the rank of Private. He received a bronze Victory Button. On 02 May 1922 Dad received a War Department letter addressed to 1st Lieut. Harry Asa Reid, Officers Reserve Corps, giving him a new rank and serial number 0-117504.
- Marry F. (Gibson) & Harry A. Reid (31 KB)
This is one of only two known photo of Mary F. (Gibson) and Harry A. Reid, it was taken about 1924 in Washington, Iowa. I received this copy from my cousin Frederick E. Reid Jr. in 1994, he found it amoung his mother's things. Dad and Mom were devorced in Chicago, IL, 1933.