|Thomas David "Big Tom" Wilson
1 December 1824 - 1 February 1908
Pensacola, Yancey County, NC
Left: Thomas David Wilson (from Brent & Janice Allen Bertram).
Below, left: Thomas D. Wilson at the grave of Dr. Elisha Mitchell on Mount Mitchell,
1890's. From collection of UNC Libraries.
Below, right: Thomas D. Wilson beside the pool where he found the body of Elisha
Mitchell in 1857. From the collection of UNC Libraries.