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Record Books of Confederate General Hospital No. 21 in Richmond, Virginia, 1861 - 1865

ARC Identifier 1588357 / MLR Number PI101 3

File Unit from Record Group 109: War Department Collection of Confederate Records, 1825 - 1927

Details | Scope & Content | Archived Copies | Hierarchy |
Creator(s):War Department. The Adjutant General's Office. War Records Office. (1874 - 07/01/1899)
Type(s) of Archival Materials:Textual Records

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Coverage Dates:1861 - 1865
Date Note:Confederate medical records came into the custody of the U.S. War Department by surrender at the end of the American Civil War; or through purchases and donations in the post-war period. These records were then organized by the War Records Office during the period 1874 - 1899 to document the activities of the government and individuals serving the Confederate States of America.
Part Of:Series: Record Books of Executive, Legislative, and Judicial Offices of the Confederate Government, compiled 1874 - 1899, documenting the period 1860 - 1865

MLR Number: PI101 3
Arrangement:Arranged by chapter and volume designation.
Access Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Use Restriction(s):Unrestricted
General Note(s):General Hospital No. 21 was also known as Confederate Military Prison Hospital, which had formerly been the Gwathmey or Maryland Hospital.



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