William G. Thomas is the John and Catherine Angle Professor in the Humanities and Professor of History at the University of Nebraska. He currently serves as the Chair of the Department of History. He has produced award-winning digital history projects, and his research has been funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the American Council of Learned Societies. His most recent book is The Iron Way: Railroads, the Civil War, and the Making of Modern America (Yale University Press, 2011). He is currently working a history of early Washington, D.C. and Prince George’s County, Maryland.
- Heading to Chancellorsville to lead battlefield tour with UNL OLLI group. Great two days tour Richmond Civil War sites. #cw150 @UNLHistory 07:19:57 AM May 20, 2013 from web
- Headed to VA, for lecture today Revisiting the dead house at Fort Williams, on Civil War history and memory, #cw150 08:01:23 AM May 17, 2013 from Mobile Web (M5)