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Guide to the Johann Christian Ehrmann papers, 1792-1805

Summary

Papers are in German and in French. Michel-Augustin Thouret acknowledges receipt of a box of medical instruments. Other material relates to Ehrmann in his capacity as military physician. An autograph certificate, signed by Ehrmann, protests the treatment of the French dead, citing his own futile efforts to obtain a death certificate for a French grenadier. This document was promptly returned, accompanied by a note from his supervisor informing him that it could not be submitted to the minister in its present form.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.10437
Title
Johann Christian Ehrmann papers
Date
1792-1805
Creator
Ehrmann, Johann Christian, 1749-1827
Extent
8 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in German

Collection Overview

Papers are in German and in French. Michel-Augustin Thouret acknowledges receipt of a box of medical instruments. Other material relates to Ehrmann in his capacity as military physician. An autograph certificate, signed by Ehrmann, protests the treatment of the French dead, citing his own futile efforts to obtain a death certificate for a French grenadier. This document was promptly returned, accompanied by a note from his supervisor informing him that it could not be submitted to the minister in its present form.

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Johann Christian Ehrmann papers, 1792-1805, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Historical Note

German military physician in Frankfurt am Main.


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Provenance

Source unknown

Processing Information

Processed by: Rubenstein Staff

Finding aid derived from MARC record using DukeMARC2EAD-HOMproject.xsl, December 2014

Other Notes

General note

Forms part of the Trent Manuscripts Collection.