Thompson, William Tappan, 1812-1882Alternative names
William Tappan Thompson (1812-1882), newspaperman, founded the SAVANNAH MORNING NEWS and humorist author who wrote under the pseudonym Major Joseph Jones.
From the description of William Tappan Thompson papers, [ca. 1865-1882]. (Georgia College & State University). WorldCat record id: 38476853
- Humorists, American
- Humorist stories, American--19th century
- Savannah (Ga.) (as recorded)
- Georgia (as recorded)