Thom Williamson Papers, 1853-1913
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Brief Description: The papers of Thom Williamson range in dates from 1853-1913. His papers consist of orders from 1853 to 1912, general correspondence, naval correspondence, two diaries from the years of 1853 to 1857, a notebook dating from 1867 to 1869, letters of appointment to commissions, notices, certificates, a biographical sketch of Rear Admiral John W. Moore and a survey of the iron clad casemated steamer "Tennessee" written in 1864 after its capture by Union forces in the Battle of Mobile Bay.
Held at:
Special Collections and University Archives
Email: pbruce [at]
Record Series Number: 00/MG 11
Created by: Williamson, Thom (1833-1918)
Volume: 0.42 Linear Feet
Acquired: 11/02/1976.
Access Restrictions: The Collection is open to researchers without restrictions.
Subject Index
Tennesee (Ironclad)
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Naval operations
United States. Navy
United States. Navy--Officers
Williamson, Thom, 1833-1918
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from Special Collections and University Archives, and the holder of the copyright, if not Old Dominion University Libraries.
Acquisition Notes: Julia Williamson Hall Blair  Gift. Accession #A76-61
PreferredCitation: [Identification of item], Box [insert number], Folder [insert number and title], Thom Williamson Papers, Special Collections and University Archives, Patricia W. and J. Douglas Perry Library, Old Dominion University Libraries, Norfolk, VA 23529.