User talk:William Maury Morris II

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I am categorizing American Civil War pictures and I find this one you uploaded : File:Shsp-wl-image-wmm.jpg.
I can't figure out what this is and if this has anything to do with the ACW ? --Jpda (talk) 09:34, 6 October 2013 (UTC)


If you read the page that the image links to and the page before that, you would learn that it is the basic idea of the water line of the future Ironclad "CSS Virgina" to be constructed. The WL means water line.

William Maury Morris II (talk) 22:58, 6 October 2013 (UTC)


OK, thanks. --Jpda (talk) 07:10, 7 October 2013 (UTC)

File:Execution of Maximillian p.236.jpg

Delete it. William Maury Morris II (talk) 02:12, 28 April 2014 (UTC)

Thank you[edit]

for the great images from the book on california by Category:Albert S. Evans. i had just read about him. this is great historical stuff.Mercurywoodrose (talk) 03:28, 12 September 2014 (UTC)

You are very welcome. I am pleased to know that someone else other than me likes it. Colonel Evans also wrote ► Our Sister Republic - Mexico (book)‎ (1 C, 72 F). which I have completed before this one you like. Kindest regards, William Maury Morris II (talk) 00:12, 13 September 2014 (UTC)

Better source request for File:Edgar Allen Poe.jpg[edit]

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Stefan4 (talk) 23:05, 29 December 2014 (UTC) Stefan4 (talk) 23:05, 29 December 2014 (UTC)

Book: The Southern Literary Messenger 1834-1664
page 36 The Southern Literary Messenger (newspaper with various editors including a baby-faced" Edgar Allan Poe. We all look different as we age.

The next page (36-b) is the image of Poe

Author: Minor, Benjamin Blake, 1818-1905

Subject: The Southern literary messenger
Publisher: New York Neale Pub. Co
Possible copyright status: NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT
Language: English
Call number: AAX-9463
Digitizing sponsor: MSN
Book contributor: Robarts - University of Toronto
Collection: robarts; toronto

Full catalog record: MARCXML

[Open Library icon]This book has an editable web page on Open Library.

The images I use come from the books I transcribe. I do not use an image from another source. Sorry that Poe looks so young in this work and doesn't look fearsome as he drank, and years passed. William Maury Morris II (talk) 11:44, 30 December 2014 (UTC)