Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924
- Existence: 1856-12-28 - 1924-02-23
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
General William MacRae and Colonel Walker Taylor Biographies
Scope and Contents
This collection contains the biographies of two prominent Wilmingtonians, General William MacRae and Colonel Walker Taylor. Both items are photocopies of the original. MacRae served with the Confederacy in the Civil War and worked as a civil engineer for the Macon and Brunswick Railroad. Taylor served as a community and civic leader, and in 1913, President Woodrow Wilson named him the U.S. Collector of Customs for the Wilmington Port.