The Resource of the "Saucy Maid,", (microfilm)

of the "Saucy Maid,", (microfilm)

Label
of the "Saucy Maid,", 1935
Title remainder
of the "Saucy Maid,"
Inclusive dates
1935
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Logs, 1935, of the "Saucy Maid" consisting of two volumes of narratives and photographs of sailing trips of the "Saucy Maid." Logs detail two voyages down the Potomac River to the Chesapeake Bay which occurred 15-23 June 1935 and 14-19 September 1935. Logs describe the working condition of the boat, the duties of the three-man crew, fishing, weather, and the locations where they docked. The crew consisted of B. G. Chynoweth (1890-1985), J. R. N. Weaver (1888-1967), and W. F. Tompkins (1892-1969), all officers in the United States Army
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Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
  • Revised
Additional physical form
Also available on microfilm (Misc. reel 5945)
Biographical or historical data
William Frazer Tompkins was born 22 September 1892 in Richmond, Virginia. He attended McGuire's University School, then the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York, graduating in 1915. He served in Pershing's Mexico campaign, then as a captain in the Corps of Engineers in France during World War I. During World War II, he served at the Army War College in Washington D. C. and in the Far Eastern Theater. Tompkins retired as a general from the army in 1946. In 1947, he became comptroller for the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, serving until 1962. Tompkins and his wife Elizabeth Hamilton Tompkins had three sons, two of whom died in World War II. Tompkins died in Richmond 26 October 1969, and was buried in Arlington National Cemetery.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Log
Label
of the "Saucy Maid,", (microfilm)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
  • 2
  • 1
Governing access note
For preservation purposes, please serve microfilm (Misc. reel 5945)
Immediate source of acquisition
Bookworm and Silverfish
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000491657
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Type of unit
  • v. (42 leaves).
  • reel.

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