In Her Own Right

Dr. J. H. Douglas letter to Abby Hopper Gibbons

Image A00181082 1 lg
Date created 1863-04-22
Creator Douglas, John Hancock, 1824-1892
Description Dr. John Hancock Douglas was the chief of inspection and associate secretary of the U.S. Sanitary Commission. Written on Sanitary Commission stationery. Discusses a donation of books from Medford, Massachusetts. Discusses Dr. Wagner's new position in Major General Syke's division, after being dismissed from his position in the hospital at Point Lookout, Maryland. Dr. Stearns is working in the same corps as Dr. Wagner.
Size 3 pages
Type text
Subjects United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | War work | Wagner, Clinton, 1837-1914 | Stearns, John, 1827-1898
Geographical location Washington (D.C.)
Language English
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Contributing institution Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
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