Hewett, Waterman Thomas, 1846-1921.
Biography and History
Waterman Thomas Hewett was an educator and an editor. Professor of German language and literature at Cornell University, he retired in 1910. During his retirement he collected material on several favorite themes including materials from Southern archives on General Sherman's infamous march to the sea in Georgia during the Civil War.
Source: From the finding aid for C1082
Call Number: C1082
Consists of material about the burning of Columbia, South Carolina, during the Civil War collected from source material by Waterman Thomas Hewett, an American educator and editor.