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Guide to the Peter V. Schenck Letter, 1862, May 21, Pittsburgh Landing, Tenn., to Sylvanus Bunton

Summary

ALS. Schenck informs Bunton that the medicines he requested have been dispatched, speaks disparagingly of "Sanitarians" and "Nightingales", and refers to the hospital boats at the Landing.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.10848
Title
Peter V. Schenck letter, Pittsburgh Landing, Tenn., to Sylvanus Bunton
Date
1862, May 21
Creator
Schenck, Peter V.
Extent
1 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

ALS. Schenck informs Bunton that the medicines he requested have been dispatched, speaks disparagingly of "Sanitarians" and "Nightingales", and refers to the hospital boats at the Landing.

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Peter V. Schenck Letter, 1862, May 21, Pittsburgh Landing, Tenn., to Sylvanus Bunton, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Historical Note

Civil War Union Army surgeon.


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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.