Harold S. Wilson Papers
Scope and Contents
This collection includes material related to personal experiences and tributes of Confederate soldiers in Virginia Companies collected by Harold S. Wilson, a professor in the Department of History. Topics include primary accounts of Virginia battles, daily soldier life, military morale, and southern ideologies,
- Other: Date acquired: 03/25/1977
- Wilson, Harris S. (Person)
0.20 Linear Feet
Conditions Governing Access
Open to researchers without restrictions.
Conditions Governing Use
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.
Biographical or Historical Information
Dr. Harold S. Wilson received his doctorate at Emory University in 1966 and is currently a professor of History at Old Dominion University. He has written several publications including an article about Matthew Fontaine Maury, a relative of William L. Fontaine. Other publications consist of books, editorials and book and manuscript reviews on topics such as Civil War, southern culture and the Progressive Era.
Note written by Sonia Yaco
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Source of Acquisition
Harold S. Wilson
Method of Acquisition
Gift. Accession #A77-20
The collection was processed and finding aid created by Sonia Yaco, Special Collections Librarian, in 2009.
- A Guide to the Harold S. Wilson Papers
- Sonia Yaco
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.