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Title
The Western Sanitary Commission :  a sketch of its origin, history, labors for the sick and wounded of the western armies, and aid given to freedmen and Union refugees, with incidents of hospital life  
Name/Creator
Forman, J. G. (Jacob Gilbert), 1820-1885, creator
Mississippi Valley Sanitary Fair (1864 : Saint Louis, Mo.)
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource

Countway Medicine

Widener

Andover-Harv. Theol


Schlesinger
Place of Origin
St. Louis
Publisher
Published for the Mississippi Valley Sanitary Fair [by] R.P. Studley
Language
English
Description
144 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
Form/Genre
text

History.

microfilm
Classification
E631.5 .F72

UH F724w 1864
Subject
Relief Work ;  Hospitals, Military ;  American Civil War ;  Military Hygiene ;  United States ;  Western Sanitary Commission. ;  United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Hospitals ;  United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Civilian relief ;  United States

Category
Medical Education and Practice

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Public Health, 1800-1899

Note
Includes index.

"With the respects of the author, J.G. Forman"--errata slip inserted at front.

Another issue, with same imprint, has table of contents (p. i-iii).

Issued with: Final report of the Western Sanitary Commission from May 9th, 1864 to Dec. 31st, 1865 / Western Sanitary Commission.

Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other Title
  Western Sanitary Commission
Other Title


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