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Label
1862-1863
Inclusive dates
1862-1863
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1862-1863, of Milton Ritenour, a surgeon at the Confederate hospital in Wilmington, North Carolina, consisting of: special order 194, December 1862, by Major General Gustavus W. Smith, headquarters, Richmond, ordering Ritenour to report to Brigadier General W. H. C. Whiting at Wilmington; special order 60, 31 December 1862, by General Whiting placing Ritenour in charge of the general hospital in Wilmington; letter, 18 March 1863, from Samuel Moore, Surgeon General of the Confederate States of America, to Ritenour stating that stimulants are scares and recommending how they should be distributed; references, October-November 1863, by individuals concerning Ritenour's character; and letter, 30 December 1863, from D. C. DeJarnette, Confederate House of Representatives, to Ritenour regarding Ritenour's intentions of resigning
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Biographical or historical data
Milton Ritenour was a surgeon in the Confederate army. He was in charge of the general hospital in Wilmington, North Carolina in 1863, and also served in hospitals in Smithville, North Carolina, and Culpeper Court House, Virginia. Ritenour practiced medicine in Madison County, Virginia, before and after the Civil War.
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Vi
Form designation
Papers
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!UNKNOWN LABEL
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
8
Immediate source of acquisition
Clement, R. R., Mrs.
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000493940
Reproduction note
Photocopies.
Type of unit
leaves

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