Department of History

West Chester University

404 Wayne Hall
Phone: 610-436-2201
Fax: 610-436-3069


Thomas Legg

Thomas Legg

Associate Professor of History

Office Location: 428 Wayne Hall
Phone: 610-436-0741
Email: tlegg@wcupa.edu

Teaching Interests:

Technology; Civil War; Maritime; and Social Studies Education.

Current Research:

Technology and Society; Civil War; and nineteenth-century maritime and naval history.

Brief Biography:

Dr. Legg holds his doctorate from The College of William and Mary, a Master's in history from SUNY-Brockport, and his Bachelor's degree from SUNY-Courtland. Prior to coming to West Chester, he held positions at Mystic Seaport and Western Michigan University. His work has appeared in American Civil War Leadership and Naval War College Review.