AuthorChicago, University of, Library
TitleGuide to the Thomas W. Goodspeed Papers 1865-1927
SeriesUniversity of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Centers, Finding Aids
PublisherUniversity of Chicago Library
CommentsThomas 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."