Virginia Reed's grave, Oak Hill Cemetery, San Jose, California.

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Title Virginia Reed's grave, Oak Hill Cemetery, San Jose, California.
Photo Number P0100n20
Description Photo showing the grave of Virginia (Reed) Murphy at Oak Hill Cemetery in San Jose, California. Virginia Reed was a teenaged girl in the Donner Party, and survived the winter of 1846-47. She married into the Murphy family that was part of the Donner Party, and later wrote a memoir of the experience
Keywords Sierra Nevadas; Donner Reed Party; Accidents; Pioneers; Utah; Salt Flats; California; Cemeteries; Women
Subject Murphy, Virginia Reed, b. 1834?--Photographs; Cemeteries--California--San Jose--Photographs; Donner Party--Photographs
Spatial Coverage San Jose (Calif.)
Collection Number and Name P0100 Charles Kelly Photograph Collection
Collection Name Charles Kelly
Textual Date Circa 1920s, 1930s
Creator Kelly, Charles, 1889-1971
Owning Institution Multimedia Archives, Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Original Source N/A
Type Image
ARK ark:/87278/s6xp7sx2
Setname uum_map
Date Created 2003-03-14
Date Modified 2015-11-16
ID 962152
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