William L. Thomas (1846-1918) Collection (KC0124)
William L. Thomas was born December 6, 1846 in St. Louis, Missouri.
He received his initial education in the St. Louis public schools and
then studied at the Missouri Dental College from which he was the first student
While editor and publisher of School and
Home, Thomas gathered and preserved newspaper and other stories about Cuba
and the War with Spain in 1898. He used
the material he gathered as the background data for a series of articles on the
War with Spain which he published in
School and Home in 1898.
This collection consists of four volumes of newspaper and magazine clippings on
Cuba and the War with Spain in 1898. The
fourth volume in the series includes a series of eight articles Thomas wrote and
published in his School and Home
4 volumes (MICROFILMED).
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