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1882-00-00 [P8736001] :
Photograph of Walter Reed taken in Washington, D.C., 1882
1882-00-00 [P8739001] :
Photograph of Walter Reed, as a Major, en route to Cuba, 1900
1882-03-18  :
Record of Services for Walter Reed, March 18, 1882
The Record of Services summarizes Reed's military assignments from June 26, 1875 through March 18, 1882.
1882-03-23  :
Letter from Joseph B. Brown to the Surgeon General, March 23, 1882
Brown reports to the Surgeon General that the Board has examined Reed and considers him qualified for a promotion, with the proviso that he continues his studies in Physics. A second letter written on March 24, 1882 by C. H. Crane informs Reed of the outcome of the examination. The letters are accompanied by an endorsement.
1882-09-21  :
Letter from Walter Reed to Laura Reed Blincoe, September 21, 1882
Reed discusses finances, and offers advice on female health and education. He advocates against too much emphasis on academic excellence.
1882-11-10  :
Letter from Walter Reed to C. H. Crane, November 10, 1882
Reed requests that his orders be ready for him by November 14, 1882. A note from the Surgeon General encourages speedy processing of the request. The resulting orders re-assign Reed from the Department of the East to the Department of the Platte.
1882-12-14  :
Letter from O. O. Howard to the Adjutant General, December 14, 1882
Howard requests that Reed be assigned to the hospital under his command, due to his steward's disability and the limitations of the Medical Director. The Adjutant General's office denies the request. Included are an endorsement of the request and a document specifying its removal.
1883-02-02  :
Letter from Henry Rose Carter to Emma Coleman Carter, February 2, 1883
Carter describes his newborn son and mentions his wife and daughter.
1883-04-02  :
Letter from Walter Reed to Laura Reed Blincoe, April 2, 1883
Reed teases Blincoe and her husband. He gives news of his wife and son and their life on the post, and he relates the progress of his Florida orange grove.
1883-12-17  :
Letter from Henry Rose Carter to Emma Coleman Carter, December 17, 1883
Carter provides family news and describes Christmas celebrations.
1884-05-10 [P6007013] :
Photograph of H. Rolunson, May 10, 1884
1885-00-00 [P9403001] :
Photograph of Mabel Houston Lazear [wife of Jesse W. Lazear], [1885?]
1885-01-31  :
Letter from Walter Reed to the Surgeon General, January 31, 1885
Reed reports that he has taken up his assigned post as Post Surgeon, Fort Robinson, Nebraska.
1885-09-23  :
Military Endorsements for Walter Reed, September 23, 1885
Reed has requested four weeks of leave. His commanding officer has asked for an officer to replace him in his absence, but the request for replacement is denied.
1885-12-08  :
Letter from Walter Reed to the Adjutant General, December 8, 1885
Reed requests and is granted a one-month extension to the leave of absence he was granted on November 18, 1885.
1885-12-26  :
Letter from Walter Reed to Dorsey M. McPherson, December 26, 1885
Reed is coming to Washington to apply for a leave extension. He plans to visit Florida, and then to visit New York City for coursework.
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