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Finding Aid to the U.S. Surgeon-General's Office medical report of the Second Corps at the Battle of Gettysburg, 1863

Archives and Modern Manuscripts Program, History of Medicine Division
Processed by HMD staff
Processing Completed 2003
Encoded by Jim Labosier


Summary Information
Title: U.S. Surgeon-General's Office medical report of the Second Corps at the Battle of Gettysburg
Creator: United States. Surgeon-General's Office
Dates: 1863
Extent: 0.21 linear feet (1 box)
Abstract:
Seventeen-page report from Justin Dwinell, surgeon in charge of the Second Corps hospital at Gettysburg, and A. W. Laugherty medical director of the Second Corps.

Call number: MS C 129
Language: Collection materials primarily in English
Location: Materials stored onsite. History of Medicine Division. National Library of Medicine

Access Restrictions:

Collection is not restricted. Contact the Reference Staff for information regarding access.

Copyright and Re-use Information

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Preferred Citation:

United States. Surgeon-General's Office. U.S. Surgeon-General's Office medical report of the Second Corps at the Battle of Gettysburg. 1863. Located in: Modern Manuscripts Collection, History of Medicine Division, National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD; MS C 129.

Provenance:

Unknown.


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National Library of Medicine

Finding Aid to the U.S. Surgeon-General's Office medical report of the Second Corps at the Battle of Gettysburg, 1863

Archives and Modern Manuscripts Program, History of Medicine Division
Processed by HMD staff
Processing Completed 2003
Encoded by Jim Labosier

Descriptive Summary

United States. Surgeon-General's OfficeU.S. Surgeon-General's Office medical report of the Second Corps at the Battle of Gettysburg Dates: 18630.21 linear feet (1 box)MS C 129 Materials stored onsite. History of Medicine Division. National Library of Medicine Collection materials primarily in EnglishAbstract:Seventeen-page report from Justin Dwinell, surgeon in charge of the Second Corps hospital at Gettysburg, and A. W. Laugherty medical director of the Second Corps.Provenance:

Unknown.

Access Restrictions:

Collection is not restricted. Contact the Reference Staff for information regarding access.

Copyright and Re-use Information

Donor's copyrights were transferred to the public domain. Archival collections often contain mixed copyrights; while NLM is the owner of the physical items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. It is the user's responsibility to research and understand any applicable copyright and re-publication rights not allowed by fair use. NLM does not grant permissions to publish.

Privacy Information

Archives and manuscript collections may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in any collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications for which the National Library of Medicine assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation:

United States. Surgeon-General's Office. U.S. Surgeon-General's Office medical report of the Second Corps at the Battle of Gettysburg. 1863. Located in: Modern Manuscripts Collection, History of Medicine Division, National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD; MS C 129.

Biographical Note

Dr. Dwinell enlisted with the 106th Pennsylvania Volunteers.


Seventeen-page report from Justin Dwinell, surgeon in charge of the Second Corps hospital at Gettysburg, and A. W. Laugherty medical director of the Second Corps. Also includes brief reports from Surgeon Isaac Scott of the Second Corps, Third Division, surgeon in chief R. C. Stiles, of First Division, Second Corps, and surgeon in chief L. Franklin Dyer of the Second Corps, Second Division, late July 1863.

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    MeSH Subjects

    • Military Medicine
    Personal Names

    • Dwinell, Justin
    Geographic Names

    • United States

    Series Descriptions

    1 Series 1: Reports, 186311 U.S. Surgeon-General's Office medical report of the Second Corps at the Battle of Gettysburg the Battle of Gettysburg, 186312 U.S. Surgeon-General's Office medical report of the Second Corps at the Battle of Gettysburg (reading room copy) the Battle of Gettysburg (reading room copy), undated

    Collection Scope and Content Note

    Seventeen-page report from Justin Dwinell, surgeon in charge of the Second Corps hospital at Gettysburg, and A. W. Laugherty medical director of the Second Corps. Also includes brief reports from Surgeon Isaac Scott of the Second Corps, Third Division, surgeon in chief R. C. Stiles, of First Division, Second Corps, and surgeon in chief L. Franklin Dyer of the Second Corps, Second Division, late July 1863.

    Contents List
    Box | Folder Title
    1
    Series 1: Reports, 1863 [series]:
    1 1
    U.S. Surgeon-General's Office medical report of the Second Corps at the Battle of Gettysburg the Battle of Gettysburg, 1863
    1 2
    U.S. Surgeon-General's Office medical report of the Second Corps at the Battle of Gettysburg (reading room copy) the Battle of Gettysburg (reading room copy), undated