Biography and History

John G. Reynolds was an officer in the U. S. Army. In 1837, as a lieutenant, Reynolds participated in an emigration expedition of Creek Indians from their lands in the Southeast to west of the Mississippi River.

Source: From the finding aid for WC011

  • John G. Reynolds Journal. 1837.

    Call Number: WC011

    Consists of a journal containing daily notations and copies of correspondence between Reynolds and his military superiors and the U.S. Commissioner of Indian Affairs during an emigration expedition (1837) of Creek Indians.