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Medicine--United States--History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

F. A. Hite Letter to R. Gilkerson

Identifier: SC 00528
Scope and Contents

Letter from F.H. Hite to R. Gilkerson in Churchville, Augusta County, Virginia about his trip from Augusta to Cincinnati, Ohio.  He is currently in Memphis, Tennessee.  "There was 1035 miles i rode in a cart and i was very sick all the way through...arrived at Cincinnati....I have had one of my toes taken off since I've been here..."  August 30, 1852.

Dates: 1852 August 30

Medical Notebook

Identifier: Mss. MsV Nme7
Scope and Contents

"Miscellaneous observations and extracts medical and surgical, "by an unidentified person, 1836. The volume also includes French exercises by Minna L. Bolton.

Dates: 1836

Physician's Notebook and Household Remedies

Identifier: Mss. MsV Nme12
Scope and Contents

Notebook, circaa. 1820-1840, of an unidentified physician or pharmacist. The volume contains medical formulae as well as formulae for household remedies, inks, and dyes.

Dates: circa 1820-1840