Thompson, W. W., Letter

W. W. Thompson Letter, 1862 Ms.1989.043


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Repository
Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech
Identification
Ms.1989.043
Title
W. W. Thompson Letter1862
Quantity
0.1 Cubic Feet 1 folder
Creator
Thompson, W. W.
Language
The materials in the collection are in English.
Abstract
The W. W. Thompson Letter is written August 23, 1862, to his wife from Yorktown, Virginia, while serving in the Union Army during the American Civil War.

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The collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: [identification of item], [box], [folder], W. W. Thompson Letter, Ms1989-043, Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Source of Acquisition

The collection was acquired by Special Collections and University Archives prior to 2002.

Processing Information

The collection is unprocessed. Minimal description was completed prior to 2002.


Biographical / Historical

W. W. Thompson was a Union soldier during the American Civil War.

Scope and Content

The W. W. Thompson Letter is written August 23, 1862, to his wife from Yorktown, Virginia, while serving in the Union Army during the American Civil War.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Civil War
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

Rights Statement for Archival Description

The guide to the W. W. Thompson Letter by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).

Container List

folder 1
Letter
1862