Wells Thompson valedictory address

Wells Thompson valedictory address

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Thompson, Wells, b. 1837
Title: Wells Thompson valedictory address
Dates: 1861
Quantity: 0.03 Linear feet (1 folder; MS601 to MS605 and MS607 to MS 617A housed together in 1 document box)
Abstract:The collection consists of one photograph of Wells Thompson (autographed) wearing coat of Confederate uniform and reunion badges. Also included are nineteen pages of the valedictory address of Wells Thompson, delivered in 1861, when he graduated in Law.
Coll. Number: ms607

Biographical/Historical Note

Wells Thompson was a graduate of the University of Georgia. He was born in Alabama in 1837, served in the Confederate Army and as the lieutenant governor of Texas.


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

Confederate States of America. Army. -- Medals, badges, decorations, etc.
Law students--Georgia.
Thompson, Wells, b. 1837
University of Georgia. School of Law. -- Alumni and alumnae

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Wells Thompson valedictory address. MS 607. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Valedictory address, University of Georgia Law School, 1861
Photograph of Wells Thompson