Guide to the Howard Hill Reid Papers, 1909-1985
Norwich University Archives
158 Harmon Drive
Northfield, VT 05663
Phone: (802) 485-2947
Fax: (802) 485-2173
Summary Creator Reid, Howard H., 1889-1985 Title Howard Hill Reid Paper Dates 1909-1985 Extent 1 File
About the Collection
The collection consists of miscellaneous papers that document Howard Reid’s time at Norwich University, including correspondence relating to both the loan of Norwich University cavalry horses to various camps in Vermont in the summer of 1911 and to the performance of Reid and his horse, Haleyon, in an endurance horse race in 1913. Also included are letters sent to Hill and his wife, Pearl, subsequent to his graduation. One letter, dated 1985, to Pearl Reid is in French.
About Howard H. Reid
Howard H. Reid of Barre, VT, pursued a course in civil engineering while at Norwich University. He graduated with the class of 1912. He played football and was a member of the glee club. He was also a member of the Theta Chi fraternity. The control file included with the collection contains additional biographical information on Howard Hill Reid.
The following subjects are represented in this collection. If you are researching these topics, try using these search terms in the library catalog:
Reid, Howard H., -- 1889-1985 -- Archives. Reid, Pearl.
Norwich University -- History -- 20th century.
Camps -- Vermont.
The collection is open.
Many items in the University Archives are one-of-a-kind resources that are not likely to be available anywhere but here. For this reason, forming citations for archival sources is a little different than for books and periodicals. If you need to cite anything from this collection, follow the format below: Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Howard Hill Reid Paper, Box and/or Folder and/or Item Identification; Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield, VT. Here’s an example from the collection:
Letter to Howard H. Reid from Frank Tompkins, 12 July 1911. Howard Hill Reid Papers, Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library Northfield, VT.
Extent: 1 File Collection Location: Archives 501, Small Collections II — Alumni Language(s) of Material: English and French Repository: Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, 158 Harmon Dr., Northfield, VT 05663 USA, Phone: 802.485.2947, Fax: 802.485.2173, firstname.lastname@example.org
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