Author
Chicago, University of, Library
Title
Guide to the Thomas W. Goodspeed Papers 1865-1927
Series
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Centers, Finding Aids
Publisher
University of Chicago Library
City
Chicago
Date
2006
Original Date
Comments

Thomas Goodspeed is the father of Edgar Goodspeed. The two were owners of Paradise (late Goodspeed) Island in Plum Lake. The Finding Aid biography includes the following: "Goodspeed was full of energy and vigor even as he aged. He continued cultivating his rustic home [on Paradise Island] in the Wisconsin woods every summer and researching in conjunction."

Libraries
  • Bookwood Historical Collection, Star Lake
URL (full text)
https://www.lib.uchicago.edu/e/scrc/findingaids/view.php?eadid=ICU.SPCL.GOODSPEEDTW