Dr. H. Clinton Thompson was commanded by General George McClelland to take charge of the Eastern Lunatic Asylum (Eastern State Hospital) in Williamsburg, Virginia in 1862. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/H. Clinton Thompson, M.D..
Mss. Acc. 2006.13 Dr. H. Clinton Thompson Affidavit on the Eastern Lunatic Asylum