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1862 Nov. 5
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1862 Nov. 5
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Language
eng
Summary
Letter, 5 November 1862, from Thomas S. Latimer (1839-1906), assistant surgeon and assistant medical purveyor, to Captain George Williamson, adjutant-general, both at Winchester, Virginia. Latimer is having difficulty finding transportation for much needed medical supplies for the Confederate army, and asks Williamson to provide wagons for their transport
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Thomas Sargent Latimer was born in Maryland in 1839. He graduated from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and College of Physicians and Surgeons in 1861. During the Civil War, he served as an assistant surgeon and surgeon for the Army of Northern Virginia. After the war, he settled in Baltimore, Maryland, where he helped found and taught at the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Baltimore. He also was president of the Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of Maryland from 1884 to 1885. Latimer served as president of the lunacy commission of Maryland and edited two medical journals. He died in Baltimore 16 May 1906.
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Vi
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Letter
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  • The Library of Virginia
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2
Immediate source of acquisition
Held, Irving I., Jr.
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000504353
Type of unit
leaves.

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