Thomas Hicks Wynne, self-made business executive, antiquarian, and man of letters. Native of Richmond, Va. he occupied a number of business, administrative, and political posts, including those of president and superintendent of Richmond and Petersburg Railroad, president of the city Council, member of Virginia House of Delegates, (1861-1863) and Virginia State Senate (1871-1875). Thomas H. Wynne was corresponding secretary of Virginia Historical Society and was associated with other learned societies throughout the United States.
From the description of Brock Collection: Papers of Thomas Hicks Wynne, 1848-1901. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 122510109
From the description of Letter to Benson Lossing, 1852 April 18. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 50544134