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Isaac Henry Reid Photograph Collection

Identifier: VAC030

  • Staff Only


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.


  • ca. 1904


General Physical Description note

(one half-size document case)

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.


0.2 Linear Feet

Scope and Contents

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.

Biography of Isaac Henry Reid

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.

Other Finding Aids

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


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

General Physical Description note

(one half-size document case)

Processing Information

Jody Lloyd Thompson processed these papers in 2002.
Inventory of the Isaac Henry Reid Photograph Collection, ca. 1904
Jody Lloyd Thompson
Copyright 2002
Description rules
finding aid updated using rlg best practice guidelines for encoded archival description.
Language of description
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, Library, Georgia Institute of Technology Repository

Georgia Institute of Technology
266 4th Street, NW
Atlanta 30332-0900 USA