THOMPSON, HUGH SMITH, 1836-1904
From The Citadel Archives Guide
3 items (l v.).
Educator, Confederate Army officer, governor of South Carolina 1882-1886, Citadel graduate 1856.
Correspondence concerning invitation to Thompson from Washington Light Infantry October 1, 1878 to address their annual meeting and to plea for the reopening of The Citadel. Thompson accepted the invitation in a letter of October 15, 1878. March 10, 1879, The Washington Light Infantry thanked Thompson for his speech.
AF Thompson (A1974.9)
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